The WordPress/PHP will play a leading role in the development of WordPress websites, plugins and standalone PHP applications for Sphere Media Technologies. Knowledge of Mobile app development will be an added strength.
The ideal candidate should be proficient in WordPress/PHP development. They should consistently stay on top of industry trends and best practices and enjoy working across multiple projects. This person should possess excellent communication skills and should be multi-tasking capable.
- Lead WordPress/PHP development across several client websites.
- Creation of customer WordPress plugins following WordPress coding standards
- Development of standalone PHP applications with or without a framework (Laravel or other)
- Mastery of mobile-responsive techniques
- Creation of Mobile Apps
- Project Management
- Ability to integrate a Digital Marketing environment and understand technicalities of Digital Platforms.
- SEO implementation on websites.
- Strong multi-tasking capabilities
- Technical presentations to clients.
Technical/Functional Skills & Competencies:
- Creation of custom WordPress plugins following WordPress coding standards
- Development of themes, child themes, and related functionality for WordPress sites
- Championship of WordPress and general Web development best practices
- Management of several WordPress sites, including performing security updates/performance optimizations
- Ability to translate designs (PSD, AI, Sketch) into functional Web interfaces
- Excellent PHP development capabilities, with the ability to develop full-blown PHP applications using raw PHP or a framework such as Laravel.
- Mobile app development for Android and iOS either using the native platform frameworks (Java for Android or Objective-C/Swift for iOS) or a cross-platform framework like React Native/Xamarin/Flutter.
- Integration of third-party APIs and technologies with WordPress
- Adapting to new technologies and standards
- We are looking for a great team player that will help consolidate and work hand-in-hand with the company’s and team’s vision.