Wordpress developer - DCG is hiring!

Marine

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Dash Core Group
Apr 26, 2022
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Hey there!

We are looking for a full-time Wordpress developer responsible for the development and maintenance of our company website, https://www.dash.org, and associated domains and content platforms. We’re looking for someone with a critical eye who could also recommend UI/UX improvements based on users feedback and implement them. We need a developer who can think like a consumer, proactively present recommended improvements like a UI/UX expert and ultimately take on the responsibility associated with “owning” our web properties.

Responsibilities
  • Designing, building, and maintaining the custom WordPress theme used on the dash.org website
  • Writing code that meets industry standards, is properly structured, and compatible with all browsers, devices, and operating systems.
  • Directing and performing Wordpress and plugin updates.
  • Testing appearance and functionality for a range of browsers and device types.
  • Identifying problems uncovered by customer feedback and testing, and correcting or referring problems to appropriate personnel for correction.
  • Determining user needs by analyzing data from multiple sources and translate this data into results and technical requirements.
  • Recommend UI/UX improvements based on users feedback and your own expertise
  • Manage and deliver tasks autonomously, working independently with a focus on collaboration
  • Ability to effectively communicate newly proposed designs to technical and non-technical team members
  • Work hand in hand with our team to edit, write, update or design website content
  • Maintaining matching design of all Dash Social Media channels (Dash forum, Facebook, LinkedIn etc.)
  • Make website related decisions based on data obtained from agencies, GA, Hubspot and Hotjar.
Strongly desired requirements
  • Understanding of UX and UI design principles
  • 3+ years experience in WordPress theme development using Advanced Custom Fields Pro
  • Experience building multilingual WordPress sites, preferably with WPML
  • Experience working with photo editing programs
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices
  • Experience working with Google Analytics
  • Ability to work remotely without constant supervision and be self motivated
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Proficiency in the English language to be able to communicate with the team


Other requirements

  • Experience with: Linux, Nginx, MySQL, PHP
  • Ability to write clean and organized CSS code with carefully chosen selectors
  • Experience working with code repositories using git and GitHub
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Team player attitude
Nice to have
  • Ability to speak a second language
  • Understanding of web server administration tools including cron, rsync, ssh, etc.
  • An understanding of the principles of and enthusiasm for marketing.
Perks
  • Contribute to technology at the forefront of the web.
  • Work with a company on a mission to have a positive impact.
  • Work on a small, passionate team.
  • Opportunity to drive innovation and strategy.
  • Your work will be open source.
Location / compensation
  • Location can be anywhere - this is a 100% remote position
  • Compensation will be at competitive rates and based on experience and location.
Feel free to DM me or reply here.