We are seeking a Senior WordPress Developer & general WordPress Jack-of-all-trades, to take ownership of our WordPress ecosystem, including management, functionality, optimization, security, and performance. You'll be responsible for the end-to-end administration of a dozen niche WordPress websites. You'll work under the Product Team, and collaborate regularly with content, SEO and marketing teams to expand, improve and optimize websites, as well as partnering with our project team to coordinate development and implementation of custom plugins, third-party integrations and large-scale projects.

We want someone who knows how to manage, administer and optimize WordPress websites, can help us move quickly with projects and optimizing the environment for our teams, and can help deliver a constantly improving experience for our customers. If this sounds like you, we would love for you to join our team!

Your Core Responsibilities

  • Ownership — You'll manage over a dozen high-volume WordPress websites like they were your own, from taking care of all regular tasks, to working closely with the Product Team for larger projects
  • Web Support — Supporting and optimizing productivity of internal stakeholders, including operations, content, marketing, SEO, and business development via WordPress/WooCommerce improvements, optimizations, added functionality, identifying fixing bugs and assisting with training.
  • Smart Solutions — Identifying issues, bottlenecks, or needs within our WordPress environment, planning and strategizing smart solutions, and skillful and efficient implement. For example, knowing the right third-party plugin to integrate instead of developing a custom solution, or knowing what settings to change to resolve an issue.
  • Tweaks & Improvements — Taking care of minor Front-End and Back-End development tasks.
  • Collaboration with Product Team — Work with and provide guidance to our Product Team of Senior Developers, UX/UI Designers and Content Team for projects relating the websites.
  • Security — Monitoring and constantly improving the security of our websites and systems from both internal and external threats.
  • Bugs — Using the strongest bug-killing spray to identify and terminate any bug that you find... Also, working with stakeholders, customers or partners to identity and fixing bugs.
  • DevOps — Taking care of DevOps work, including optimizing and troubleshooting issues within the server environment or database, from compatibility & and configuration, to security and performance.
  • Optimization — Work on constantly optimizing our WordPress/WooCommerce websites and growing databases
  • Misc. Tasks — Managing other misc. tasks and regular duties, including but not limited to Domain & SSL Administration, CDN configurations and optimization.

The Call of Duty

  • A WordPress Guru — You've worked with WordPress for years and know it like the back of your hand.
  • A Problem Solver — You can solve any problem that comes your way, and if you can't, you know how to learn quickly or who to ask to help solve it.
  • An Owner — You're able to fully take ownership of your role and your responsibilities.
  • A Collaborator — You know how to and love collaborating with your team and external teams and stakeholders to keep the machine running and constantly improving.
  • Speedy Gonzales — You have a odd hatred towards things moving unnecessarily slow and take pride in getting things done as fast, efficiently and effectively as possible.
  • A Polymath — WordPress are your specialty, but you know a bit about everything surrounding a tech business to know how to help and work with teams more efficiently, from SEO & Marketing, to Business Development and Accounting.
  • An End-User — You know and understand that your entire job revolves around the user, customer, subscriber, reader and visitor to you take their experience on the websites seriously. You constantly put yourself in their shoes to ensure their experience is the best you can provide right now
  • A Scholar — You love learning and never stopped learning. You know that there are always new things to learn, especially with technology and web, and are always trying to sharpen your skills and learn the latest and greatest.

We're seeking for immediate hire.

Remote or local.

  • 5 Years' minimum, experience with WordPress Administration & Development
  • Advance proficiency in PHP, MySQL and Javascript
  • Experience using GitHub for version control in a collaborative environment
  • Deep understanding of WordPress core
  • Familiar with API Integrations with WordPress
  • Excellent communicator, able to communicate and collaborate well with internal teams, both technical and non-technical
  • Agile / Scrum experience

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $55,000.00 - $68,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Experience:

  • WordPress: 5 years (Required)

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote

Work Location: Remote


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