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WordPress Front End Developer

Sherman Oaks, North Los Angeles




Compensation:  $60K-$85K + Benefits

Employment Type:  Full-Time

Desired Education:  Bachelor Degree

Level:  Experienced

Paid Vacation:  Yes

Health Insurance:  Yes

Pension Plan:  Yes

401(k):  No

Background Check:  No

WordPress Front End Developer

Key Responsibilities:

  • Converting ideas and designs into technical specifications with novel implementations
  • Coding new WordPress themes and plugins from scratch and modifying existing themes and plugins
  • Maintaining and administering WordPress installations
  • Working with professionally layered Photoshop/Sketch documents to create web optimized images
  • Creating responsive layouts in HTML5 and the Twitter Bootstrap CSS framework
  • Performing SEO optimizations and implementing website statistic tracking and analytics
  • Utilizing JavaScript frameworks to implement website functionality (AJAX searching, maps, sliders, etc)

What we are looking for:

  • A team player - who is excited by unique challenges and ready to learn
  • Self starter who can work with ambiguity
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Project estimation/planning skills
  • Coders experienced with WordPress theme and plugin development process
  • Fluency in JavaScript and experience with DOM manipulation libraries, experience with JavaScript MVC frameworks like AngularJS or React is a plus
  • High self QA standards, ability to craft code that is not only functional but also clean and maintainable

Requirements:

  • Strong WordPress Development experience (thorough understanding of WordPress APIs, particularly the Plugin API)
  • Familiarity with Server Administration fundamentals, comfortable interacting with Linux servers
  • Ability to create well-formatted HTML5 layouts, understanding of web standards and Schema.org markup
  • Excellent CSS Fundamentals, experience with preprocessor languages like SASS or LESS, experience with CSS Frameworks like Twitter Bootstrap
  • Excellent JavaScript, experience with MVC frameworks like AngularJS or React
  • Excellent PHP Fundamentals, experience with implementing new features and applications from scratch utilizing PHP Frameworks
  • Functional Photoshop and basic image manipulation skills
  • Familiarity with Responsive Design techniques and tools
  • Fluency in JavaScript and experience with DOM manipulation libraries, experience with JavaScript MVC frameworks like AngularJS or React is a plus
  • Familiarity with SEO techniques and tools
  • Knowledge of QA best practices

As a Web Developer, you'll collaborate closely with the project manager and the entire cross functional team on a variety of website. You will be translating the designs our designers create into living works of art.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: Sherman Oaks, CA


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