We are looking for a talented Senior WordPress Backend Developer to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for leading the development and maintenance of our WordPress-based projects. You should have extensive experience in PHP programming, WordPress plugin development, and a solid understanding of database management.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain high-performance WordPress plugins and themes.
  • Optimize website performance through backend improvements.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex backend issues.
  • Collaborate with front-end developers and designers to integrate user-facing elements.
  • Manage all phases of the software development lifecycle, including analysis, design, development, testing, and deployment.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in backend web development, with at least 4 years focused on WordPress development.
  • Profound knowledge of PHP and MySQL.
  • Experience with Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), CPT UI, and custom plugin development.
  • Strong understanding of RESTful APIs and experience integrating external services with WordPress.
  • Proficiency in version control tools, particularly Git.
  • Familiarity with frontend technologies (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3) is a plus.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.

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  • Hand-picked opportunities, just for you.
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  • A recruitment process that values your time.