Our long established web development agency in Hartlepool is looking for a high quality, full time WordPress Website Developer.
We are looking for an experienced Front end Web Developer to strengthen our existing team. The successful candidate will oversee, develop and maintain a wide range of high traffic internet applications, websites and mobile apps. This demanding and challenging role will allow you to develop your skills and give scope to demonstrate your abilities.
The successful PHP Web Developer will work on their own initiative a lot of the time, making good problem solving and organisation skills essential.
Solid experience in a commercial environment is essential.
Skills Required are...
Excellent working knowledge of Wordpress
An eye for good design and hierarchy.
Experience producing responsive websites.
Experience using the Adobe Creative Suite.
Excellent Knowledge of WooCommerce and other WordPress plugins
Ability to build custom functionality in WordPress
Understanding of Web APIs
Working knowledge of the Apple Mac platform and OSX
Effective time-management skills.
Passion, motivation and drive
An existing portfolio of website projects that you have produced or worked on
WordPress Developer duties and responsibilities are:
Designing and implementing new features and functionality
Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin.
WordPress Developer requirements and qualifications are...
Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial