WordPress Theme Developer

Designzillas’ Front-End WordPress Developers are responsible for implementing custom website designs in content management systems such as WordPress. The ideal candidate has a high level of competence with mobile-first web development best practices, is constantly learning about new technologies and loves the challenge of building custom websites.

Responsibilities
Develop WordPress plugins and/or themes primarily using PHP.
Leverage WordPress APIs and extend the WordPress admin experience.
Solve complex problems in simple ways.
Solve bugs and address client issues in a fast-paced environment.
Juggle current projects with incoming tasks.
Use our in-house starter theme / plugin to rapidly develop websites, landing pages, and third-party and marketing integrations
Regularly perform performance / Lighthouse audits and continuously improve web development accounts
Implementing ADA accessibility in designs and development
Respond directly to clients courteously and clearly.
Solve client challenges with understanding and empathy.
Test solutions across multiple browsers and platforms in a local testing environment.
Deploy changes to live servers.
Assist in the remediation, enhancement, and maintenance of client sites.
Collaborate cross-departmentally to develop and consistently improve a highly integrated online experience
Use Google Search Console to troubleshoot website errors and resolve issues identified by the tool
Gain familiarity with Google Tag Manager and conversion tracking setup

Requirements
Intermediate skills in: PHP, JavaScript, WordPress, HTML, and CSS.
Code portfolio. Link us to your GitHub account, upload a .zip, or both.
Experience using Git.
Ability to setup a local environment for testing PHP code.
Proficiency in verbal and written English.
Ability to communicate professionally with technical and non-technical colleagues and clients.

Nice to have
Computer Science degree.
Experience working for demanding or enterprise-level clients.
Evidence of contribution to the broader web development community.
Remote working experience appreciated.

Company
Designzillas
Job Type
Full Time
Location
ORLANDO
How to Apply
Via web form