Sr. WordPress Developer



Posted 1 year ago
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United States

Job description


Job Specs

The candidate should have a strong understanding of industry trends and PHP-driven content management systems, specifically WordPress. Experience with the responsive and adaptive design is strongly preferred. An understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment, is preferred. Experience with custom WordPress theme and plugin development is required.


Designing and implementing new features and functionality

Testing and implementing custom pages

Establishing and guiding application 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

Skills and Qualifications

Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap 4, SASS, React

Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications

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 APIs and formats (JSON, XML)

Strong understanding of PHP back-end development

Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

Knowledge of WordPress ACF, Builders a plus

Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git & GitHub

Knowledge of ADA & WCAG compliance standards

Experience with WordPress JSON API ability to extend, modify, etc.

Gutenberg Blocks creating new blocks, modifying blocks, etc.

Experience with hooks and filters

Custom post type management

Experience with MySQL and the ability to create custom SQL queries.

Punching holes through cache – experience working in cached environments

Experience with Vagrant and Virtual Box for custom development environments

NGINX management

Experience working in a scrum environment



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Experience Level:

Expert Level

About TEKsystems:

We’re partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That’s the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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