We are looking for a full stack PHP developer to join a web design and digital marketing team. This position will help with custom web application development, web design, theme modifications, and digital marketing. Typical web design works with our Designer to implement custom layouts based on existing themes. Part of this position’s responsibilities include creating and using custom WordPress plugins, modifying CSS, improving SEO, and using digital marketing tools outside of WordPress – such as Google Analytics, Photoshop, and more. The ideal candidate has deep experience with a broad spectrum of technologies, and the ability to communicate well with business leaders. The ideal candidate would possess the ability to innovate on existing web applications, and improve overall aesthetics and user experience. Typical development cycles include scoping meetings, working with a PM on timelines, studying mockups, development, QA, and iterative enhancements. Candidates are expected to be able to propose and keep to timelines, or communicate issues early. The candidate should expect independent work, and work with a small team.
4-8+ years of PHP experience
Master-level expertise with WordPress
Experience with other frameworks a plus (Joomla, Drupal, Symfony, Magento, etc..)
Experience with Object Oriented development and MVC frameworks
Deep understanding of mobile-optimized designs
Experience with APIs, REST, and JSON
Experience with server configuration using Apache
Experience with frontend frameworks a plus, e.g. Angular
Excellent eye for design and visual style
Good debugging skills
Ability to initiate and finish self-led objectives
Strong exposure to SQL queries (MySQL)
Experience working with git
Graphic design experience using the Adobe suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, Spark
Experience developing apps for business intelligence, analytics, or visualizations
Experience linking data from multiple sources, databases, and applications is strongly preferred.
Other Knowledge & Qualifications:
Exposure to multiple languages and frameworks desirable – Python, bash shell, Node JS, etc.
Experience with digital marketing: Facebook ads, MailChimp, etc..
Mobile App development experience a plus
A portfolio of high quality websites projects
Ability to communicate with PM, Designer and clients to gather scope, present progress, and address
Experience working independently on projects while still hitting timelines
The ability to troubleshoot, while also reaching out for help when blocked is preferred
Experience interacting directly with clients
- Remote work.
- Part Time