Wordpress Developer

TurnKey Digital - Woodstock, IL

Full-timeEstimated: $46,000 - $62,000 a year
EducationSkills

A progressive and growing marketing firm in Woodstock, Illinois is seeking a talented Wordpress Developer to add to our team. The ideal candidate for this position is a team-player with a “can do” attitude, solid client communication skills and a strong knowledge of general website development best practices.

We offer a diverse project workload with a fun culture, relaxed atmosphere and a respect for a work/life balance. We have a unique loft-style open office space in the heart of Woodstock, Illinois on The Historic Woodstock Square located just 1 block from the Metra Train Station.

The responsibilities and requirements for this position include the following:

Responsibilities:

  • Build, update, manage, optimize new and existing Wordpress websites based on designs, requirements, meetings, conference calls and notes.
  • Implement best-practices for website search engine effectiveness (SEO-friendly).
  • Quality assurance website testing for cross-browser compatibility, responsive design and general website performance.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field of study and/or demonstrated work experience.
  • Experience developing and managing Wordpress websites for clients.
  • Exceptional client-facing verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work and manage organic tasks and priorities within project deadlines.
  • Ongoing flexibility and willingness to learn a variety of tasks.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years’ experience working with: Wordpress, PHP, JavaScript, HTML, CSS.
  • 2+ years’ experience working with databases and database architectures.
  • 2+ years’ experience working with web-based technologies and practices.
  • 2+ years’ experience working with cloud-based server providers.
  • 2+ years’ experience developing and testing responsive websites.
  • 2+ years’ experience building SEO-friendly websites.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • WordPress Development: 2 years (Preferred)