WordPress Web Developer

Ramblin Jackson - Boulder, CO5.0

Full-time

Grow your skills, career, and income when you join our high-performing team
We wrote the book on digital marketing for local business. Literally. And it was a bestseller

We’re going places - and we need your help!
- 2018, Colorado Companies to Watch Finalist
- 2018, Best Place to Work in Colorado Nominee
- 2018, Published #1 New Release in Web Design Amazon Bestseller
- 2017, 40 Under Forty Winner
- Since 2016 — Highest rated marketing company in Boulder, CO out of over 200 - just Google ‘best
marketing companies boulder’ to see our reviews
- In Business since 2009 and here to stay!

Why Work at Ramblin Jackson
Our mission is ‘Helping Small Businesses Ring The Bell’! You won’t be anonymous at Ramblin Jackson. You’ll get to do great work, collaborate with other top performers, and make a real difference in small businesses across the US. See interviews with our Ramblers about the collaborative, hard-working, and life-balanced culture in our video at ramblinjackson.com/careers/

Our core values
- Be On-time + Prepared to Add Value
- Craftsmanship in Life + Work, Especially on Fridays
- Create Profit + Results with Integrity
- Grow or Die
- Be Human (+ Pick Up the Damn Phone)
- Be Professional
- Raise the Stakes

Compensation
This is a freelance contractor position starting with 1 theme-based website project with the potential to increase in the number of projects and type (such as custom websites needing to be built from custom designs / PSD files). The average theme-based website development project timeline is 2 months from setup to launch. Project scope is typically around 20-30 pages. Flat rate is negotiable based on experience, average flat rate projects start at $650/theme development project and $1100/custom development project for an experienced web developer. You’ll also have the opportunity for advancement to develop into a part-time or full-time employee.

Responsibilities

The WordPress Web Developer will work with the digital marketing team in the following areas:

  • Develop Visually Engaging Websites for Lead Generation Purposes for Small Businesses
  • Create Easy-to-Use + Easy-to-Navigate Websites Using Best Website Development Practices for WordPress, Genesis, + Beaver Builder
  • Integrate Marketing + Local SEO Strategy for Long-term Results

Required Technical Skills

  • Expert knowledge with extensive experience in HTML, CSS, WordPress, and PHP
  • Use, modify, and implement Beaver Builder and the Genesis Framework to create fully responsive and fast loading websites
  • Implement wc3 compliant code and fix non-compliant code
  • Solid understanding of UI/UX for implementation in real time of projects
  • Set up nameservers, DNS records, moving MX, TXT, CNAME and A records between hosting accounts
  • Some experience in Photoshop and Indesign (bonus points for some design skills!)
  • Some copywriting and SEO knowledge and experience
  • Knowledge to fix (or diagnose) hacked WordPress sites

Other Required Skills
- Strong communication + reasoning skills
- Experience with Asana, Toggl, and G Suite products
- Team collaboration skills
- High level of professionalism and attention to detail
- Continual self-education and passion for WordPress website development
- Enthusiasm for helping local small businesses in the US

Hiring Process
- Submit your resume and portfolio of work for review
- 20-minute interview via video conference
- 1 hour or less skills evaluation

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • WordPress: 3 years (Required)

Location:

  • Boulder, CO (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)