Senior PHP WordPress Developer

Posted on 23/08/2016 — 8 years ago  |   Full-time

Situation Interactive

Nashville, TN, US

  • Job #WPHIRE001180


Situation Interactive is a digital agency that works with many of the world’s leading arts, entertainment and media brands including Wicked the Musical, Major League Soccer, Bravo TV, and the Guggenheim.

Since its inception in 2001, Situation has invested in policies and perks that promote a culture of respect, trust, and fun. These investments have paid off – Situation has been named to more “Best Places to Work in NY” lists than any other privately held digital agency in the city.

If you’re looking for a work environment that values big ideas, diverse voices, and above all, its people, you will love working here.


We are currently looking for a Senior PHP WordPress Developer. The position will be remotely located in Tennessee, in the Nashville Metropolitan area. You must be physically located in the Nashville area, but will be working remotely from your home with meetings once a week with our Development Team. This is a fast-paced, high profile development position focused on front-end web applications. As a member of our team, you will work collaboratively with a talented group of Designers, Developers, Strategists, Copywriters and Project Managers to create rich, interactive experiences that are on the cutting edge of web design.


  • Have worked in an interactive agency environment before, and loved it.
  • Are an out-of-the-box thinker, able to come up with innovative solutions.
  • Are dedicated to staying at the forefront of emerging technologies. You never stop learning.
  • Are super collaborative, and enjoy being part of a team working together to make something awesome happen (a la The Avengers).
  • Can keep yourself independently motivated to stay the course on any given project, always finishing strong.
  • Thrive when challenged, and have no problem coming up with Plan B, Plan C, Plan D when Plan A doesn’t pan out.
  • Are obsessed with getting the details right every time.
  • Have a strong sense of design and a strong sense of humor.


Know some of these, but not all? We encourage you to apply:

  • (x)HTML, CSS, Javascript/jQuery, PHP, and SQL
  • Linux administration and programming via command line
  • Extensive experience with WordPress building custom themes and/or custom plug-ins as well as the use of build tools such as GULP, SASS, and Composer.
  • Familiarity with Laravel, CakePHP and/or Rails frameworks is a plus
  • Git version control system and workflows
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop
  • Strong SEO and analytics proficiency
  • Standards-compliant front-end development techniques
  • Comfortable with complex and relational databases
  • Able to modify, expand, or refactor existing code contextually
  • Able to integrate with existing (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc) and create custom RESTful APIs


While we offer a competitive salary for the position, we also offer a range of perks for mind, body and spirit that have continued to put us among the best places to work.

Three we think you’ll enjoy the most:

1. A comprehensive benefits package including 100% of your healthcare premium for full time employees (waiting periods apply)

2. Summer Fridays (half days) from Memorial Day through Labor Day

3. Paid time off policies that promote work life balance in mind, body and spirit

Situation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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