WordPress DevOps Consultant

West Advanced Technologies (WATI) - Downey, CA

Full-timeEstimated: $98,000 - $120,000 a year
Skills
Qualification: Any
Minimum experience required: 8+ years
Skills: WordPress, DevOps, LAMP, PHP, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, JavaScript, and jQuery, WCAG 2.0, SEO

Date: 11/1/2018

Location: Downey, CA
Pay rate: DOE
Length: Long Term 1+ years

Job Duties:
Responsibilities:
The Consultant shall have strong front-end experience using WordPress and moderate full stack experience. The Consultant shall perform and/or assist with the following duties:
Design and develop WordPress websites.
Create custom WordPress themes and plug-ins.
Install and modify vendor bought themes and plug-ins.
Assist with SEO and WCAG 2.0 website compliance.
Assist with creating website analytics reports.
Create PHP and Node.js applications.
Support and maintain multiple websites and be responsible for upgrading and patching WordPress core, themes and plugins.
Troubleshoot WordPress, application, and server issues.
Administration of WordPress, PHP, Apache, and MySQL.
Create and operate a website and application security hardening and security vulnerability remediation process.
Load test websites and tune WordPress, Apache, PHP, and MySQL
Produce specifications, design documents, and other product documentation
Support hybrid mobile apps.
Automate the website onboarding process and operational workflows using the County’s standard tools. The County’s standard tool set consists of OpenShift, WordPress, MySQL, PHP, Apache, Varnish, Jenkins, Acunetix security scan, Jmeter, DynaTrace, Git, and BitBucket.
Participate in team meetings and huddles to help advance the County’s collaborative work culture. The consultant will help to improve customer service, collaboration, quality, and speed to market by practicing DevOps and agile methodologies.
Meet with customers to gather requirements, conduct demos, and speak at User Group meetings.
Consult with management on new business opportunities.
On call for after hour support.
Work on weekends and holidays if needed.
Skills

Three years of experience within the last five (5) years creating and enhancing theme designs
Five years of experience within the last seven (7) years performing all of the following:
Building and customizing WordPress websites, themes and plugins.
Building desktop, responsive, and mobile websites.
Client side scripting using HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, JavaScript, and jQuery.
Two years within the last (5) years making websites SEO and WCAG 2.0 compliant.
Two years of experience within the last five (5) years writing regular expressions for URL rewrites and redirects.
Two years of experience within the last five (5) years optimizing WordPress websites using tools such as Google developer tools, Lighthouse, AppDynamics or DynaTrace.
Three years of experience within the last five (5) years remediating WordPress theme and plugin security vulnerabilities
Three years of experience within the last five (5) years administering a 300,000 page views or more per month WordPress website.
Three years of experience within the last five (5) years working in a LAMP environment.
Two years of performance experience within the last five (5) years tuning WordPress, PHP, Apache and MySQL and scripting and running load tests using Jmeter or other load testing tools.
Five years of experience within the last seven (5) years programming in PHP and using GIT.
Three years of experience within the last five (5) years giving oral presentations to clients in English in the United States. Provide a copy of one (1) presentation with submission
Three years of experience within the last five (5) years writing documentation in English for United States clients. Provide a copy of two (2) written technical documentation with submission
The consultant must provide the following work samples which were completed within the last five (5) years:
Two publicly available WordPress websites of over 100,000 page visits per month that were built or maintained by the Consultant.
Provide a valid URL address for each WordPress website.

The contact details are:
Padmanabh
West Advanced Technologies, Inc
E: padmanabh.t@wati.com D: 916-309-3176
1230 Rosecrans Avenue,
Suite 300, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266