Backend WP Developer

Posted on 28/10/2016 — 8 years ago  |   Freelance

Digital Movement

United Kingdom

  • Job #WPHIRE001317

We are looking for a new developer to join our team full time or long term contract, to help us develop a range of plugins and themes for WordPress.  This will be a remote position so the candidate must be able to demonstrate that they can work in a team remotely and able to get tasks completed in a timely manner.

You’ll be expected to make regular phone calls via Skype so English speaking is a must!


  • Develop, create, and debug beautiful, functional WordPress websites and plugins
  • Customise WordPress admin for a streamlined customer experience
  • Create responsive WordPress themes from scratch
  • Customise pre-existing themes and create child themes
  • Test for cross-browser compatibility on a wide range of platforms and browsers
  • Work closely with UX & UI designers to produce wireframes, sketches, and prototypes


  • 4+ years in web development
  • Excellent skills using WordPress, customs plugins, security, taxonomies and hooks etc…
  • CSS, Sass is a bonus
  • jQuery, intermediate level, debugging and fixes
  • Use of Adobe Photoshop to view and etc… templates
  • Knowledge of XML and interpreting/parsing feeds

Bonus Skills (Not Necessary)

  • Java
  • Use of AWS (EC2, S3, SQS, SNS etc…)



If you are the person for the job please send us examples of any plugins that you have developed.

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