Wordpress Developer


Posted Under: Baltimore, Maryland jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 21201
Posted On: 2019-10-11 00:00:00

WordPress DeveloperLooking for a highly intelligent Front-end Developer with WordPress, Design and UI/UX experience that loves to figure out complex problems and make solutions simple for everyone. If you are the type of person who loves creating the perfect user experience, there could be a spot on our growing development team for you.This individual will work closely with other developers and design team to build and develop high performance, highly scalable, custom applications for the web. He or she will support, extend and/or enhance existing codes, identify areas in the user experience that can be improved, and deliver solutions from start to finish. Our ideal candidate will have a strong desire to continue improving your skill sets and to stay on the cutting edge of UI/UX and front-end web development.Responsibilities:Work across multiple departments to support applications that support customer service, marketing, production and web teams.Assist in defining UI/UX requirements for each development project.Duties include maintaining and developing front-end features and custom themes for several custom WordPress sites.Develop personalized features for customers (personal watch list, personal account views, etc.).Ability to capture the intent of the design and carry that throughout a website and into user experience.Qualifications:3+ years of web design and development experience.Familiarity with vanilla JavaScript as well as modern JavaScript frameworks.Familiarity with git / version control.Understanding of PHP within WordPress.Experience balancing short term vs. long term needs, business needs, and customer needs.Experience working with a team of front-end and back-end developers and designers.Active collaborator (willing to share ideas and teach/learn from others).Strong Proficiency with common front-end languages (HTML/CSS/JS).The ability to take designs and turn them into functioning websites.The ability to take WordPress themes and customize to match desired designs.A Strong portfolio illustrating familiarity with mobile first UI/UX best practices.Strong familiarity with front-end frameworks like Zurb Foundation, Bootstrap, or similar.Strong familiarity with responsive design and building for mobile first.Strong familiarity with modern Build and Automation tools (SASS, Gulp, Grunt).Preferred SkillsFamiliarity with custom plugin development.Familiarity with MVC pattern of development.Familiarity with object-oriented programming.Understanding of REST APIs (how to consume them).Package Includes:Medical, vision, and dental insurance plans.Employer-subsidized parking.401(k) plan with employer matching.Generous vacation time and paid holidays.Fitness programs and discounts.Casual dress code.For immediate consideration, please sumbit resumes directly to michael.mchenry@experis.com ! Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA) - provided by Dice