florida | Junior Web Developer in Pompano Beach, FL

Junior Web Developer

  • The CEI Group
  • $62,290.00 - 98,560.00 / Year *
  • 600 NE 39th St
  • Pompano Beach, FL 33064
  • Full-Time
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JUNIOR CODER Job Description We are currently seeking to hire a Jr. Web Developer to support our work onsite at our Headquarters in Ft. Lauderdale. The ideal candidate has a thorough understanding of the WordPress platform as well as general web development standards and best practices. Strong front-end web development skills, an eye for design, organizational skills and adaptability are crucial to success in this position. Responsibilities Design, develop and extend custom WordPress solutions to support unique client needs Customize WP Admin for data input, build custom widgets and leverage third party plugins Strategize and perform data migrations from other web platforms onto WordPress Provide end-user WordPress technical support, instruction and troubleshooting Perform routine updates to WordPress core, plugins and other dependencies Monitor and analyze existing sites for opportunities for improvement and optimization Collaborate with multi-disciplinary project stakeholders to ensure requirements are being met Test all new and existing sites for performance, scalability and browser compatibility Ensure compliance with all coding standards and Web Accessibility (508) mandates Stay up to date on the latest community trends and make recommendations to the team Required Skills 1-3 years of experience creating responsive WordPress sites from concept to completion Strong experience in JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3 as well as frameworks Bootstrap and jQuery Working knowledge of WordPress theme development including the template hierarchy, custom post types and taxonomies, custom loops, actions, filters, and PHP functions Experience administering multisite networks, individual sites, users, permissions and settings Experience developing with Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) and other well-known plugins Experience with source control systems such as Git and Github Knowledge of general best practices in web development, security, and scalability Experience converting visual designs into clean, commented, valid templates Meticulous attention to detail and a keen understanding of UI, UX and web design patterns Should be a clear communicator, a self-starter, an open collaborator and deadline-oriented Desired Skills Knowledge of Agile Methodology and project tracking tools such as JIRA Experience in WordPress plugin development Familiarity with Docker, WP CLI, Rest API, and package managers (NPM) and task runners (Gulp) Experience Don't worry if you don't have all the experience needed. Its a Jr. Role JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3 as well as framework 1 year (Preferred) UI, UX and web design patterns 1 year (Preferred) WordPress 1 year (Preferred)
Associated topics: angular, css2, ecmascript, jscript, html5, reactjs, web application, web designer, website, wordpress


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.