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Full Stack Developer
Ref No.: 18-04255
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 02/12/2018
My top tier direct client is hiring for a Full-Stack WordPress Developer! The ideal candidate will be a strong WordPress Developer with 3+ years strong front end experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, and experience customizing and using PHP and WordPress API.
Title: Full-Stack WordPress Developer
Location: Baltimore, MD
Duration: Full Time Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Our client is looking for a highly intelligent developer that loves to figure out complex problems and make solutions simple for everyone. If you are the type of person who loves building great websites and web applications, there could be a spot on this growing development team for you.
This individual will work closely with other developers to develop high performance, highly scalable, custom applications for the web. He or she will support, extend and/or enhance existing codes, identify areas that can be improved, and deliver solutions from start to finish. The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to continue improving your skill sets and to stay on the cutting edge of web development.
Responsibilities
  • Assist in defining requirements for each development project.
  • Build full featured WordPress Sites using custom theming and custom plugins.
  • Work with 3rd party APIs to enhance website functionality.
  • Maintain and develop features for several custom WordPress sites.
Qualifications
  • 3+ years of web development experience with WordPress.
  • 3+ years of PHP experience.
  • 3+ years of JavaScript experience.
  • 3+ years of HTML/CSS experience.
  • Familiarity with principles of mobile-first, responsive web design.
  • Familiarity with Git.
  • Familiarity with modern front-end development stacks (Gulp, Sass, Task runners, preprocessors, etc.)
  • Understanding of WordPress API.
  • Strong familiarity with object-oriented code (particularly in PHP and JavaScript).
  • Understanding of REST APIs.
  • Experience balancing short term vs. long term needs, business needs, and customer needs. Experience working with a team of front-end and back-end developers and designers.
  • Active collaborator (willing to share ideas and teach/learn from others).
Preferred Skills
  • Proficiency with MySQL or other flavors of SQL.
  • Familiarity with PHP MVC frameworks (Laravel).
  • An eye for UI/UX best practices.