WordPress Developer

Summary

 

GS&F is searching for an experienced contract WordPress Developer to support the agency on several newly acquired sites. For this role, we are looking for an individual who can plug into a fast-paced development environment and be up and running quickly. Candidates should be able to lead development projects independently and work with minimal supervision and be able to produce work quickly. WordPress should be your playground and you should have proven experience building robust and complex WordPress sites for clients.

This role is a contract position (40 hours per week) through December 31, 2020 with the potential to transition to full-time employment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience working within a development team implementing, launching and maintaining professional websites across a variety of platforms
  • Demonstrated experience of WordPress development, PHP, Advanced Custom Fields, custom plug-ins and custom themes
  • Understanding of Git and should have experience inheriting WordPress sites from other developers and teams
  • Comfortable in Agile methodologies and can work both independently and alongside other developers to plan and move tickets through the software development life cycle.
  • Prior agency experience in this role is a significant plus
  • Candidates with experience with React, React Native, .Net or C# will have an advantage in the recruiting process
  • Candidates who may be a fit for long-term employment will approach development work collaboratively, are highly curious, are team players and team builders and are comfortable in a creative environment