WordPress Developer


Job Description:

We are currently hiring a WordPress developer responsible for back-end and front-end development, including creating themes and plugins for WordPress.
This position requires a combination of programming knowledge, both PHP and MySQL as well as HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript.
The candidate should have a strong understanding of WordPress Codex and the trends and particularities of the WordPress ecosystem.
The candidate must be aware of the whole process of developing a website/application and its various phases, including design, development, testing, and launch.

Dengun is a digital group located in the Algarve, Portugal with clients from different sectors in Silicon Valley, New York, Amsterdam, Moscow, London, and Macau.
We specialize in Website Development, Web / Mobile Applications, Design and Integrated Digital Marketing Strategies.
As a mature digital group, we have a clear purpose that defines who we are and why we exist: to create tailor-made solutions to the highest standards.


Main Responsibilities:

Design and develop new functionalities in the creation and support of websites and/or applications developed in WordPress;

Manage all technical aspects of the CMS;

Ensure high performance and apply industry best practices in WordPress development;

Collaborate with the design team and help design effective and responsive designs and turn them into a theme and/or plugin.


Skills & Qualifications:

At least 2 years experience in developing websites in WordPress;

Good knowledge of Elementor page builder;

Good knowledge of PHP;

Good knowledge of MySQL;

Good knowledge of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery;

Experience in creating and developing websites with responsive design, using frameworks such as Bootstrap;

At ease with debugging tools such as Chrome Dev Tools, Firebug, etc.;

Ability to convert layouts and wireframes into web pages;

Knowledge of how to interact with APIs;

Good understanding of code version control tools such as GIT.


Nice to have:

Knowledge of optimization and speed of web page rendering and caching;

Knowledge of CSS preprocessors, such as SASS;

Experience using Webpack and/or Gulp.js;

Experience with Vue.js and/or React;

Basic knowledge of on-page SEO.


If you want to be part of the team, please fill out the form below or send your CV to hr@dengun.com.


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