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Wordpress Developer

Company: Digital People
Location: Evanston
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Job Description:

Long, term contract for a WordPress Developer for an agency located North of the city.-- This person will lead medium projects within larger accounts and assist the development team on larger projects. This role is responsible for building the ---client-side--- of web applications and translating company and customer needs into more complex functional and appealing interactive applications. -- --**The majority of the websites are done in WordPress and they are all custom. The client works on a lot of new builds and only a handful are themes. Development Responsibilities:

  • Lead development of medium projects autonomously
  • Execute development projects with efficiency and accuracy
  • Expand web development skills in custom WordPress themes from scratch
  • Adapt existing theme frameworks to create a unique client experience
  • Launch websites and emails independently
  • Translate complex technology to simple language
  • Strong HTML, CSS, PHP, and JavaScript skills
  • Maintain running websites- could be up to 100
  • Perform troubleshooting after launching and while hosting a website
  • Able to create a functional and attractive digital environments Skills/Qualifications:
    • Bachelor---s degree in Web Development or Web Design
    • 3-5 years working on Wordpress websites with proven success in development
    • Mid-level, Minimum 4 years of proven success in development
    • Strong Attention to detail with keen sense of design and how they play into web builds
    • Must understand WordPress themes
    • HTML, CSS via SASS or other CSS preprocessor
    • PHP
    • JavaScript
    • Bootstrap
    • Experience with build tools such as Gulp and NPM
    • Git
    • Command Line
    • Other CMS Experience
    • Familiar with Photoshop, Illustrator or Sketch
    • Nice to have: WooCommerce, WordPress plugin development, HTML email templates, AJAX, SVG animation, SQL with the ability to query databases About Digital People Digital People is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, medical condition, genetic information, mental and physical disability, political affiliation, union membership, status as a parent, military or veteran status or other non-merit based factors. We will provide reasonable accommodations throughout the application, interviewing and employment process. If you require a reasonable accommodation, contact us. Digital People is an E-Verify employer. This policy is applicable to all phases of the employment relationship, including hiring, transfers, promotions, training, terminations, working conditions, compensation, benefits, and other terms and conditions of employment. All employees are directed to familiarize themselves with this policy and to act in accordance with it. All decisions with respect to employment matters and other phases of employer-temporary employee relationships will be in keeping with this policy and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

Keywords: Digital People, Evanston , Wordpress Developer, IT / Software / Systems , Evanston, Illinois

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