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Mid-level WordPress Developer in Columbus at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Let Vaco connect you with a great development opportunity! Our client is seeking a mid-level WordPress Developer for an excellent opportunity. Partner with Vaco, and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Instead of being just another faceless resume, Vaco will promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced WordPress Developer, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Do you consider yourself a WordPress guru? Do you like to build WordPress themes and plugins from scratch? Do you like to push the limits of technology and experiment with the latest and greatest developer tools, toys, and techniques? Do you thrive in a fast-paced agency environment that provides a vast variety of work? If so, we have a position for you in our clients Columbus Office.

Our client was started in 2000 and has since grown into one of the Midwest's premiere creative agencies. They are located in the Arena district - right in the heart of Downtown Columbus. They are made up of the area's best and brightest and they're looking for another essential role player to add to their team.

Required Technical Skills

- Minimum of 3 years of experience


• PHP


• HTML5/CSS3


• JS/jQuery


• MySQL


• Sass


• Git / BitBucket / SourceTree


• SSH for Linux


• LAMP / WAMP / MAMP / XAMP Stacks


• Twitter Bootstrap


• Adobe Creative Suite (except Dreamweaver)

Required Fundamentals


• Extensive knowledge and ability to use Wordpress Codex effectively and efficiently


• Ability to create custom Wordpress themes and plugins from scratch


• Ability to customize existing themes and plugins so they are future-proofed from update breakage


• Knowledge of how to use hooks, actions, and filters in PHP


• Knowledge of how to use basic APIs


• Ability to visualize and implement responsive design fundamentals without a finished design

Preferred Skills (Not necessary, but preferred)


• Server administration


• Network administration


• OOP


• Woocommerce


• Active member in community forums like StackExchange


• Previous agency experience


• Native mobile app development


• Progressive web app development

Benefits:

• Medical


• Paid monthly parking in Arena District


• Flexible schedule


• Generous Paid Time Off


• Ability to work remotely (on occasion)


• Opportunities for regular performance-based pay raises


• Customized workstation


• Supportive co-workers and management