WordPress Developer

Job Description

Brighttail is a growing B2B marketing agency looking for a experienced WordPress Developer to develop high-performance custom WordPress websites for high-tech and SaaS B2B businesses. 

In this role, you will have the opportunity to build uniquely designed websites with modern design trends. You should be a conscientious web developer who takes pride in writing lean, easy-to-maintain code, and a team player who can work closely with our multidisciplinary team to deliver the best results. 

What You’ll Achieve

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a similar field
  • Code and build custom WordPress websites according to the design mockup
  • Implement new pages and features on clients’ websites
  • Troubleshoot errors emerging from websites and replace solutions when necessary
  • Ensure websites are mobile-friendly, cross-browser compatible, and fully responsive across all viewport sizes
  • Ensure websites are developed in accordance to core web vitals optimization best practices
  • Communicate with Creative team on design concepts to ensure they are precisely implemented to websites
  • Work closely with Marketing Automation team to implement MA solutions on websites
  • Ensure changes on the website source codes are tracked on our Bitbucket repositories
  • Perform periodic code refactoring and migration to new technologies on existing websites
  • Participate in scrums to contribute ideas from development perspective

Skills You’ll Need to Bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a similar field
  • At least three years of professional web development experience
  • Proven work experience in custom theme development in WordPress
  • Able to build a theme from scratch without relying on any premade theme
  • Proficient in HTML, CSS, SASS, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP and MySQL
  • Solid knowledge in WordPress and Bootstrap framework
  • Experienced with Advanced Custom Fields
  • Use Local for local WordPress development, and Git for source code management
  • Knowledge in React.js is a bonus
  • Strong front-end programming skills: can turn any design into semantic and accessible website that performs smoothly on modern browsers
  • Good design sense with a keen eye for detail; passionate about crafting engaging responsive websites
  • Performance-centric; know the best practices of building a website that performs well on both mobile and desktop
  • Good debugging skills; able to get to the bottom of a problem to solve it