WordPress Developer (In-house or Remote)
emagine is seeking a WordPress Developer to join our growing development team in Fall River, MA or as a remote employee. We are looking for someone that has a deep understanding of how to build themes and plugins utilizing both industry and WordPress development best practices.
This is a full-stack development position. You will be responsible for back-end and front-end development on a wide range of projects. The complexity of these projects can vary from small brochure sites to product catalogs, WooCommerce sites, and gated company portals.
Plugin research and customization are a significant part of this job. If you are the type of person that thrives on creating solutions that are both functionally sound and easy for a non-technical person to use, this role will be a perfect fit for you.
Create responsive WordPress themes using emagine’s unified coding standards and workflow
Create extendible WordPress plugins based on specifications
Work with development team on internal projects that create efficiencies for our client work
Plugin research and customization
Assist in the scoping of project requirements
Assess, suggest and implement changes for theme and plugin performance issues
Meet agreed upon deadlines as defined by you and a Project Manager
Communicate the status of your work to the Project Manager and relevant project team members
Participate in internal and client project meetings
Track time within our company defined time tracking tool
Solid understanding of WordPress and PHP Development best practices
Skilled in front-end development with a focus on cross browser support
Experience using CSS preprocessors like Sass, Less or Stylus
Experience utilizing the WordPress REST API
Experience building custom Gutenberg blocks
Experience with integrating third-party APIs with WordPress
Experience using a version control system like git or subversion
Experience using NPM and task runners like Gulp or Grunt
Uncanny ability (and desire) to dive-in and learn unfamiliar systems and tools