Senior PHP/Wordpress FullStack Developer

Job description

Bytion is seeking an experienced, senior WordPress developer to handle a wide range of duties such as: launch new sites, develop plugins and themes, implement new features, stealthily fix performance issues like a ninja and perform security audits. We want someone who can help deliver a unique and engaging digital experience for our customers.


Are you someone who knows WordPress code like the back of your hand? Do you have a deep understanding of how all the different components of WordPress and the major plugins work in accordance with each other? Do you thrive working in a team environment?


If you do, we would love for you to join our team!
 

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain multiple complex and high-traffic WordPress & WooCommerce websites
  • Develop custom and interactive WordPress Sites, themes, and Plugins using proven technologies and best practices
  • Customize existing WordPress themes depending on the needs of the specific website
  • Work in an Agile Environment, collaborating closely with designers, developers, SEO and Marketing teams
  • Optimization of WordPress websites for speed and conversion
  • WordPress security auditing, including auditing plugins and themes for security risks
  • Troubleshoot bugs and fix them in a timely and non-disruptive manner
  • DevOps
  • Developing Custom APIs and working with third-party APIs



Requirements

  • 5+ years of WordPress Experience
  • 4+ years of HTML, CSS, JS, PHP and MySQL experience
  • 2+ years of WooCommerce Experience
  • 2+ years of Experience working with / developing APIs
  • Experience working in an Agile / Scrum team environment
  • Expertise with modifying and managing themes and plugins
  • Ability to develop/modify WordPress themes and plugins with clean, logical and reusable code that is compatible with all of the other plugins and themes
  • Deep understanding of WordPress code
  • Thirst to learn new things and constantly improve your work
  • Problem Solver mentality - whether load times are slow or plugins are conflicting, you won’t stop until things are running smoothly
  • Innovator mindset - passion for finding new, creative ways to improve websites
  • Interpersonal skills - positive and honest communication is critical to make sure all the teams are always on the same page
  • Strong understanding of cross-platform and cross-browser issues