compensation: $18 to $25 an hour, based on experience. employment type: full-time
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Growing marketing and web development company based in Phoenix, Arizona is looking for a full-time Junior WordPress developer. We may also be interested in hiring on a subcontractor basis (if you are interested in working as a subcontractor please make note of this when applying).
While this position is remote (with flexible asynchronous communication), we would like to periodically meet in person (post COVID) to review projects and for training, so the ideal candidate would be located in the Phoenix area.
We are looking for an individual to grow with our company and as such we are willing to provide training and to work with the right candidate.
- Strong experience with WordPress theming
- SFTP (SSH command line experience a plus)
- Understanding of PHP and MYSQL
NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:
- Design and layout (Figma/Photoshop etc)
- Experience in improving speed via Lighthouse, Pagespeed Insights, etc.
- Advanced Custom Fields
- WordPress Multisite
- Other plugins: WP Rocket, GravityForms
- Roots (Sage, Bedrock)
- RunCloud hosting platform
The candidate will be responsible for building WordPress based websites for small to medium sized businesses. Our focus and specialty is building clean, modern, high converting, very fast loading WordPress websites.
In most cases the candidate will be responsible for taking a design in Figma/Photoshop and converting to a Wordpress theme. We also build custom themes from starter templates like Understrap, Astra, etc.
Other responsibilities include: Creating landing pages, general website updates, troubleshooting and testing, updating WordPress (core, plugins, themes).