Experienced WordPress Developer

We are looking for an experienced and passionate WordPress Developer to join our digital media department. As a WordPress Developer at our company, you will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins. We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of latest industry trends and content management systems.

You will be involved in all phases of the project’s life cycle. We are looking for a self-starter who doesn’t just make a requested change, but also looks at how that change may affect other areas of the site and makes recommendations accordingly.

  • 3+ years experience developing fully customized WordPress themes and plugins.
  • Experience developing pixel perfect responsive websites from PSD.
  • Strong understanding of PHP/MySQL.
  • Knowledge in custom plugins development from scratch & custom templating and custom post type integration/custom fields integration.
  • Expert hands-on knowledge of front-end development including *HTML5/CSS3/Javascript including frameworks such as jQuery, Foundation or Bootstrap
  • Understanding of cross-browser/device development techniques.
  • Analyze business requirements and advise on the best way to implement them in WordPress.
  • Troubleshooting WordPress website issues and able to perform maintenance on existing WordPress Websites.
  • Technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimizing site for maximum speed and scalability
  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS⁣
  • Expertise with architectural changes and complex customizations.⁣
  • Investigate issues and find solutions to complex problems⁣.
  • Familiarity with SEO best practices a plus.
  • Payment Gateway integration e.g. stripe, paypal, local banks
  • WooCommerce complete customization with code.
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Good understanding of website architecture and aesthetics
  • Communicating with team lead and participating in discussions with clients to understand website design and functional requirements.
  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML).
  • Testing and deploying websites to live environments and working between staging and live environments.
  • Experience in the development of WP plugins and themes is a MUST and have had developed at least 5 plugins and themes
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a similar field.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

If you have the above-mentioned skills then we are looking for you and we offer:

  • Handsome and attractive salary packages
  • Free snacks (Yes! unlimited)
  • Provident fund
  • Friendly work environment
  • Recreational area for in-house games
Job Category: Developer
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lahore

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