FULL STACK WORDPRESS DEVELOPER
We are seeking a WordPress superstar to build fast and beautiful websites for the world’s leading hotels and resorts. You live and breathe WordPress, building themes, plugins, shortcodes and beautiful interfaces based on expert designs produced by our UI team. You think of the user first and, importantly, you think about how our clients will use their websites as administrators and content managers, designing for simplicity. In addition to advanced WordPress developer skills, you will have the full range of traditional developer skills on the LAMP stack as well as HTML5, CSS, JS, etc.
Job Tasks & Responsibilities
Develop frontend HTML5 designs from graphical mockups (PSDs)
Produce frontend designs using Elementor
Create multi-language WP themes, including functions for the Loop, custom fields, CPT’s etc
Create custom shortcodes and plugins for a wide variety of purposes, from booking engine widgets, to slideshow widgets and specialist hospitality functions
Ensure all custom code is fully future proofed against WP core updates
Work on transfer of legacy sites into WordPress
Monitor and maintain updates to plugins and WP core on sites you develop
Ensure sites meet high speed scores in GTMetrix / Lighthouse for desktop and mobile
Build for client administration: all sites must be enabled for clients to manage all content and media in as simple a way as possible
Qualifications & Experience Required
Bachelor/Master Degree of Computer Science or Software Engineer.
Good English language skills
At least 4 years of frontend and backend experience.
At least 3 years WordPress experience.
Experience with WordPress development processes and tools
Willing and eager to learn!
Expertise with frontend WP design tools (Visual Composer, Elementor)
HTML5 / XHTML
Laravel Framework (a plus)
MVC (a plus)