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Senior WordPress Developer

SiteCare, Software development

1 person (remote)

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Headquarters: Atlanta, Georgia

URL: https://sitecare.com [https://sitecare.com]



SiteCare is looking for an experienced and motivated WordPress Developer to join our team. 



The ideal candidate will have a strong foundation of knowledge and experience related to WordPress, its internal APIs, and all technologies within the WordPress stack.  



The candidate should also be results-driven, ambitious, organized, articulate and a self-starter. The Senior WordPress Developer will be responsible for feature development, troubleshooting and debugging, as well as expertly communicating results with the rest of the SiteCare team.



This is a full-time, fully remote position. Compensation is dependent upon experience.



For the Senior WordPress Developert team member to succeed in this role, they must embody SiteCare’s four company values in their day-to-day work:

* Trusted

* Excellence

* Care

* Extra Mile



Responsibilities

* Develop and extend WordPress plugins, themes, and blocks.

* Contribute to the improvement of SiteCare's Development SOPs.

* Troubleshooting and debugging websites of varying complexities and scale.

* Build pixel-perfect mobile-responsive layouts from Figma designs using custom WordPress themes.

* Leverage WordPress APIs and extend the WordPress admin experience.

* Help develop systems to improve efficiency for WordPress maintenance routines.

* Balance current projects with incoming tasks, and being able to differentiate between importance and urgency.

* Test solutions across multiple browsers and platforms in a testing environment. Help develop testing protocols and procedures to continuously improve confidence in project delivery.

* Fix bugs and build new features for clients

* Optimize website performance for for Google PageSpeed and Core Web Vitals

* PHP compatibility testing

* Manage and build deployment pipelines with Buddy



Requirements

* At least five years experience in Full Stack WordPress web development.

* Five years of previous Agency experience

* Expert skills in: PHP, JavaScript, React, WordPress, HTML, CSS and Git.

* Experience with troubleshooting tools like Xdebug, Query Monitor, Developer Tools, New Relic, etc.

* Experience building custom blocks in the Gutenberg block editor.

* Familiarity and experience with WordPress Multisite and experience working with large Multisite Networks

* Ability to set up a local environment and expertly debug performance and caching issues across environments.

* Experience optimizing website performance to improve metrics like PageSpeed and Core Web Vitals

* Mastery of verbal and written English; ability to communicate professionally with technical and non-technical colleagues and clients.

* Previous remote working experience

BENEFITS:

* A market-related salary based on your experience

* We’re a fully remote team

* Work from wherever you have access to a fast internet connection.

* Quarterly profit distributions

* Quarterly personal development stipend

* A technology stipend of $2000 every two years

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