Senior WordPress Developer

Senior WordPress Developer

We are looking for a highly skilled developer that has experience in building websites using the WordPress and Netlify CMS framework. Candidates should have experience dealing with standard and custom theme development, plugin selection, plugin development, security, performance, mobile-first design, and custom integrations.

This position is for a remote candidate.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work EDT business hours. 8am – 5pm New York time.
  • Zoom
  • Must be dedicated, passionate and hard-working. Attitude is everything.
  • Must be able to work with a team and collaborate remotely. Hard workers and self-starters please apply.
  • Must have experience working in an agency production environment

Technical Requirements

  • Must have expert-level knowledge of WordPress Core and theme and plugin development with a strong understanding of all commonly used web technologies – JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, PHP, HTML, CSS, LESS, SASS.
  • Must have experience with custom themes and custom plugin development
  • Experience building E-commerce sites on the WooCommerce framework.
  • Experience in creating websites with popular WordPress page builders such as Gutenberg Block, Elementor, WP Bakery page builder, etc.
  • Experience with custom API integrations.
  • Experience with WordPress REST API/GraphQL.
  • Able to work with Adobe Photoshop, Sketch, Invision and Figma files.
  • Should have good understanding of code versioning tools like Git.
  • Must be able to produce quality bug-free work.
  • Should be good in debugging and troubleshooting issues .
  • Must be thoughtful and bring good ideas to the table.
  • Knowledge of headless WordPress architectures will be a plus.
  • WordPress VIP experience is a huge plus
  • Experience with Netlify CMS will be a plus.
  • Knowledge of frontend technologies Vue.js, React.js and Next.js a plus

What You Will Do

  • Work with a team of developers, BA, PM, QA, to execute strategies and implement solutions
  • Develop front-end and back-end for WordPress and Netlify websites
  • Review features requests, provide feedback and develop/maintain features
  • Build new sites per approved designs and specifications

Our Hiring Process:

We have a 2-part hiring process that includes a written code test and then a video interview.

  • Code Test
    In order to qualify for the position, you must pass a code test that takes 2 – 4 hours to complete.
  • Interview
    The first interview is technical and the second interview is more personal in nature.

About Curotec

We have a really interesting team of people that span many different skill sets, cultures and backgrounds. We are a melting pot of sorts. One of the things our team members enjoy the most about working at Curotec is their ability to learn new things every day, not only about technology but also about their fellow team members and their cultures. Testimonials from our team: "I really like the work culture and ethics followed at Curotec. They give you the required ownership and freedom to complete the work. Management is really cooperative and friendly. Curotec is a highly recommended workplace for anyone!" "Real job but working from home or any place gives freedom and peace. Working with Professional teams and good projects gives head start to mid-level developers." “I am very grateful for the opportunity Curotec has given me to discover my hidden skills and gain experience in the industry. I am happy to work on the team in a growing company environment." Our Process: At Curotec, we are not your typical web development company. Our focus leans heavily on user experience and also maintaining a cutting-edge approach to our design and development for enterprise-level solutions. Our process follows an agile development approach and closely involves our clients in the key iterations of their website or product. We understand the importance of mobile development and cross-device support so your end users can access your information easily.