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WordPress Developer

Location

Kolkata/Remote

Job Type

Full Time

Experience

3+ Years

Job description

We are looking for an experienced WordPress developer responsible for the development and maintenance of high-end web applications for our international clients ranging from a wide variety of industry segments. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential.

Job responsibilities

  • Developing dynamic and fully editable websites using the user-facing layout designs provided by front-end developers
  • Working on existing websites and web applications for further enhancement/addition of features
  • Build efficient, testable, and reusable codebase
  • Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges
  • Creating user-friendly back-end for future website management by admin
  • Creating SEO friendly websites and web applications

Required skills

  • Excellent knowledge of core PHP
  • Hands-on experience and expertise in custom theme development in WordPress
  • Hands-on experience and expertise in pre-built theme customization
  • Being able to work with minimal usage of plugins
  • Skill and knowhow to build custom plugins as required will be preferred
  • Working knowledge of building custom-designed websites with Visual Composer or other page builders
  • Working knowledge on e-commerce websites using Woocommerce
  • Should be proficient with speed optimization of WordPress websites
  • Knowledge of MySQL, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, XML
  • Knowledge of Web Services (SOAP services and REST service – JSON)
  • Good to have Javascript framework knowledge
  • Knowledge of version control system – GIT preferred
  • Working knowledge of the common WordPress or web server exploits and their solutions
  • Working knowledge of cloud servers – Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform etc.
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as HTML5, CSS3 and Bootstrap
  • Knowhow of integration of multiple WordPress installations if required

Nice to have

  • DevOps experience
  • Experience in website performance optimization

Interpersonal skills

  • Needs to be a team player
  • Disciplined and self-motivated
  • Needs to have problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent communication skills. Ideally in English but not mandatory
  • Good to have previous experience of direct client interaction for project brief and updates

Perks & benefits:

  • Five days work week
  • Statutory benefits like PF & ESI
  • Excellent career growth opportunities
  • Work from home options or fully remote work
  • Flexible working hours
  • Maternity and Paternity leaves
  • Opportunity to visit and work on client sites
  • Continuous learning opportunities

About designs.codes

Address: C211, Survey Park, Santoshpur, Kolkata 700075

Email: hr@designs.codes

Phone: +91 916-355-9136

We’re a fast-growing full-service digital agency serving international clients which include SME to large enterprise businesses. Our diverse range of clients include Fortune 500 companies in the Middle East as well as agile Startups in the US and UK.

We actively seek and hire the best talents, empower them to be decisive, proactive, and give them a free hand. We continuously strive to create a workplace environment that motivates people to come to work every morning with a smile on the face and a positive mindset.

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