Please Note: This position is for US and Canada based developers only. Experience in the WordPress Force, you must have.
Expertise creating responsive WordPress themes from PSD files.
Expertise with LESS and/or SASS.
Experience building responsive sites.
Familiarity using responsive frameworks.
Strong understanding of good interface design (but you don’t have to be a designer).
Experience with dependency management and front end automation tools like Grunt, Gulp, and Bower.
Extensive knowledge of cross-browser issues.
Familiarity working with PHP inside of themes and plugins.
Understanding of WordPress shortcodes, actions, filters, and the loop.
Experience with Git and basic command line functions.
You are comfortable with the command line.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Flexibility regarding changing priorities and the ability to meet deadlines.
Highly motivated to complete projects while working remotely.
Proactive in bringing new ideas to the table to make our WordPress platform better.
You are comfortable with not being micromanaged.
You are using a Mac! (seriously, you need to be)
Experience in the Internets, it would be good to have.
Experience using JIRA and working in an Agile Environment.
You have experience using Vagrant for local development.
Have worked on large WordPress platforms.
Job responsibilities, you will perform:
Slicing Photoshop files to create new WordPress themes. To see what kind of websites you’ll be helping build, visit our Client Showcase.
Updating and maintenance of front-end code across our network of websites.
Gathering requirements, estimating projects, and performing approved tasks.
Communicating with our clients on tasks related to their initiatives.
Using JIRA to manage your work.
Our clients demand exceptional work so we are very focused on accuracy, attention to detail and timeliness. If hired, one of our senior developers will work with you to bring you up to speed on all our projects. Overall, you will work closely with our team but primarily take the initiative on your workload, so self-motivation is a must!
Compensation and Hours:
This opportunity is for 20-30 hours per week initially, with the potential for full time if you perform well for our clients. The more of the requested capabilities/experience you have, the more hours we can offer. Hourly 1099 contract trial to start with the potential for full-time employment. Our hourly payment rates are competitive with top agencies and dependent on your experience and performance. Paychecks are paid monthly. We look forward to exploring further and uniting our time and talents with you. Thanks for reading, and with you always, may the WordPress force be.