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Wordpress developer

We are seeking a WordPress Developer responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins. This position requires a combination of programming skills (namely PHP, HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, the color and font choices, and so on). The candidate should have a strong understanding of industry trends and content management systems. Experience with the responsive and adaptive design is required. Also, an understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Designing and implementing new features and functionality
Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin.
Experience with Multisite development a plus

Skills and Qualifications
Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git, SVN, etc
Strong understanding of PHP back-end development
BA degree in related field a plus


EMPLOYMENT TERMS 
This is a freelance position.  We are looking for someone part-time (20-30 hours per week). There is a one-month evaluation period. Compensation to be discussed.

START DATE
Position is available immediately.

JOB TYPE
Freelance, Part-time

If you are interested in this position please email info@flight.io and send your resume, portfolio (example of three websites) and a brief introduction to why you're a good fit. Please no phone calls or drop-ins.