Position Title

WordPress/ PHP Developer

Experience

3-5 years

Location

Remote - India

Type

Full Time

Posted on

12/03/2024

Location:

Currently Remote. Should be willing to work from the office in Kochi, Kerala, or Chennai, Tamil Nadu if the company decides to transition to an office setting in the future.

Working Hours:

Given our support for U.S. clients, flexibility to work during U.S. business hours is essential when required. In the absence of scheduled client meetings, standard working hours are typically from 2:30 PM to 11:30 PM IST.

Job Description:

We’re currently seeking a motivated and adaptable WordPress Engineer / Full-Stack developer. The successful candidate will thrive as a key member of our agile and interdisciplinary team designing, building, and maintaining websites for a diverse array of clients and industries. The ideal candidate is able to build clean, performant WordPress sites without relying on bloated prebuilt marketplace themes and plugins or drag-n-drop page builder components.

In addition to WordPress core proficiency, the successful candidate also possesses strong frontend design and development capabilities with emphasis on Responsive Web Design principles and best practices, including mobile-first progressive enhancement, fluid typography, etc.

Key Functional Areas Of Responsibility:

  • Maintaining existing WordPress sites – backups, core updates, plugin updates, bug fixes, etc. and making improvements where needed (optimization, refactoring, etc.)
  • Designing and implementing new feature and functionality requests based on client and team collaboration
  • Building and configuring new site instances (single and multisite) based on project requirements and collaborative team efforts
  • Collaborating on new projects to formulate project requirements and supporting criteria

Professional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Advanced PHP, HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript & jQuery
  • Solid understanding and working knowledge of WordPress architecture, WordPress configuration, theme template and plugin development based on WordPress best practices
  • WordPress Theme and Plugin Code Level Customization
  • WooCommerce standard and custom implementations
  • 3rd-party API integration
  • Strong working knowledge and use of Responsive Web Design and UX design principles and best practices
  • Knowledge of information architecture best practices and strategies
  • Familiarity with Content Strategy elements and best practices
  • An exceptionally keen eye for design
  • Wireframing & Mock-up creation
  • Proficiency with graphic design tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, etc.)

Professional Competencies:

  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Multi-faceted; well-rounded; knowledgeable / adaptable in complementary skills relative to project-at-hand, and takes initiative to find ways to innovate and improve
  • Solid (almost formidable) work ethic
  • Takes ownership of assigned projects / tasks and strives for quality of workmanship – has a high ‘Give a Damn’ factor
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

About Us:

Verbsz Technologies Pvt. Ltd. is an innovative full-service digital marketing agency offering end-to-end digital marketing services to help fast-growing businesses transform their online presence. Verbsz is headquartered in Reston, VA, USA with an international office in Cochin, India. We are recognized globally with clients throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, Asia, and our team of digital marketing professionals have various skill sets to support clients in 3+ languages

We provide numerous creative and technical services including digital marketing, creative design, search engine optimization, search engine marketing, advertising, web design, social media marketing and content strategy, video marketing, ecommerce solutions, and web application development. Verbsz is a Google Partner and has been recognized by marketing industry leaders such as Kiksta, Expertise, Clutch, and more.

If you have the skills and experience for this role, we’d love to have you as a part of our team!


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