WordPress Developer

SUMMARY:

The WordPress Developer will create highly resilient, cost effective technical architectures, develop strategies to meet customer demands, implement the latest technology to improve products, and monitor the progress of the new products. This role will also diagnose and resolve any technical failures that occur.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBITIES:

  • Configure, monitor, upgrade and maintain systems hardware, software and related infrastructure
  • Communicate with network personnel or website hosting agencies to address hardware or software issues affecting websites
  • Confer with management or development teams to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria, or choose solutions
  • Design, build or maintain websites using authoring or scripting languages, content creation tools, management tools, and digital media
  • Develop or implement procedures for ongoing website revision
  • Identify or maintain links to and from other websites and check links to ensure proper functioning
  • Maintain understanding of current web technologies or programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or group
  • Perform or direct website updates
  • Perform website tests according to planned schedules, or after any website or product revisions
  • Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, properly structured, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems
  • Select programming languages, design tools, or applications
  • Write supporting code for web applications or websites
  • Collaborate with management or users to develop e-commerce strategies and to integrate these strategies with websites
  • Develop databases that support web applications and websites
  • Develop website maps, application models, image templates, or page templates that meet project goals, user needs, or industry standards
  • Register websites with search engines to increase website traffic
  • Backup files from websites to local directories for instant recovery in case of problems
  • Design and implement website security measures such as firewalls or message encryption
  • Incorporate technical considerations into website design plans; budgets, equipment, performance requirements, or legal issues including accessibility and privacy
  • Document technical factors such as server load, bandwidth, database performance, and browser and device types
  • All other duties as assigned by manager

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 3+  years’ experience in developer role
  • Full stack PHP Development
  • DFP/Google Ad Manager, WordPress, Salesforce Marketing Cloud/Exact Target
  • Experience with Nginx, Apache, MySQL