WordPress Developer

We are seeking a Senior WordPress Developer, responsible for creating and customising WordPress themes and plugins. This position requires a combination of programming skills (namely WordPress, PHP, HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, the color and font choices, and so on). The candidate should have a strong understanding of industry trends and content management software (CMS).

Responsibilities

We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of the latest industry trends. We are after a top achiever with hands-on experience, high ethical standards, flexible & self-motivated attitude who is deadline-driven and takes responsibility for the accuracy of work. The ideal candidate will be rewarded with excellent compensation & benefits offering superb career growth opportunities.

  • Proficient in the customizing the WordPress themes as per client requirement.
  • Should have a deep understanding of the Software-as-a-Service model and enterprise level website development.
  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture.
  • Work on setup, install and configure WordPress CMS & Plugins.
  • Should have deep understanding of WordPress Customization including simple PSD to HTML Conversion and HTML to WordPress Conversion with all Functionalities.
  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality.
  • Ensuring high-performance, availability and managing all technical aspects of the CMS.
  • Implementing effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugins.
  • Develop Clean, fast and mobile friendly website.
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimize website for maximum speed and scalability.

Requirements and Skills

Experience with responsive and adaptive design is strongly preferred.

  • 3+ years experience on WordPress website development including developing themes, plugins and creation of templates and modules
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3, client-side scripting and jQuery
  • Strong knowledge of MySQL database.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that applications will adhere to them
  • Strong Responsive design experience
  • Excellent Testing/Debugging skills

Academic Requirements

Bachelors in Technology or similar is preferred.

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