WordPress Full-Stack Developer

Job Description

Are you a WordPress/WooCommerce web developer with a passion for web technologies? Do you enjoy working on a variety of projects and technologies, and creating efficient solutions to answer business challenges?

Areas of responsibility

  • Support the account team in business analysis, scope, and planning for incoming projects
  • Setup WordPress based environment ready to be integrated (staging, pre-production, production)
  • Integrate chosen template, xd mockups, and setup themes & plugins according to specifications
  • Test and quality check staging and pre-production version from a tech perspective according to specifications
  • Maintain technical stacks, upgrade plugins and themes according to specifications and guidelines
  • Collaborate with designers, sys-admins, and project managers on client projects
  • Consult with clients as needed
  • Contribute to the development of the team collaborative knowledge by keeping an eye on the evolution of the CMS market
  • Continuously learn through your own projects and curiosity testing new grounds
  • Manage your own time & development between multiple projects & clients to meet deliverables
  • Follow and contribute to our internal standard operating procedures

Qualifications & skills

FRONTEND

  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5/XHTML, XML, AJAX, JavaScript/jQuery, CSS3
  • Excellent knowledge of WooCommerce and WordPress
  • Strong knowledge of low-code page builders such as Elementor/Oxygen
  • Strong understanding and experience with Hubspot and API/Rest integration
  • Experience with responsive design without dependence on frameworks
  • The ability to translate PSDs and other assets created by the design team into cohesive websites
  • Strong sense of visual design
  • An understanding of front-end optimization techniques
  • Knowledge of usability/user experience design is a plus
  • Experience maintaining version control using Git

BACKEND

  • Strong experience with custom WordPress theme development, including accommodating full user editability, complex layouts, and plugins that require theme customization based on CPT (Jet Engine)
  • Experience creating custom themes for use with WooCommerce based on a known framework or naked themes
  • Familiarity with various proven plugins such as Advanced Custom Fields, Jet Engine, BuddyBoss…
  • Working knowledge of basic PHP and MySQL
  • An understanding of programming security best practices
  • Understanding of SEO best practices (Rank Math…)
  • Understanding of performance best practices (Google Page Speed)
  • Understanding of Analytics Tagging Best Practices (Google Tag Manager)
  • Familiarity with issues of inaccessibility is a plus (WCAG 2.1 AA)
  • Familiarity with using command-line tools on Linux servers is a plus (WP-CLI)
  • Involvement in the open-source community is a plus

Requirements

  • Eligibility to work in Ukraine for more than 3 months
  • 3 to 5+ years of experience with WooCommerce and WordPress
  • 3+ years of front-end development with solid project-level experience with WordPress, HTML, CSS (customization)
  • Acquainted with Notion and Google Workspace a plus
  • Familiar with VPS platforms such as Closte and Cloudways
  • Previous development firm/agency experience preferred
  • Professional English is required

Location

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