Remote full-stack WordPress lead developer jobs

We, at Turing, are looking for highly-skilled remote full-stack WordPress lead developers who will take charge of design and development of WordPress plugins and customizing WordPress REST APIs. Get an opportunity to work with the leading U.S. companies and rise quickly through the ranks.

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Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Assist in formulating an effective, responsive design and turn it into a effective WP theme, plugin, or application
  • Design and deploy new features and functionality for WordPress websites and applications
  • Take ownership of providing high-performance and availability of all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Design and manage the website back-end, including database and server integration
  • Assist in formulating an effective, responsive design and turn it into a effective WP theme, plugin, or application
  • Design and deploy new features and functionality for WordPress websites and applications
  • Take ownership of providing high-performance and availability of all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Design and manage the website back-end, including database and server integration
  • Conduct website and/or application performance and UI tests
  • Oversee performance of the live websites and applications
  • Identify and troubleshoot any content issue quickly
  • Build website/application architecture using WordPress

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of experience in full-stack development WordPress (rare exceptions for highly skilled developers)
  • Extensive experience in building website and/or web application UI on WordPress
  • Expertise in designing and developing responsive websites/applications
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of experience in full-stack development WordPress (rare exceptions for highly skilled developers)
  • Extensive experience in building website and/or web application UI on WordPress
  • Expertise in designing and developing responsive websites/applications
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, React, CSS3, jQuery
  • Experience working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of translating layout and wireframes into working responsive HTML pages
  • Strong understanding of CSS changes and ramifications to maintain style consistency
  • Knowledge of code versioning tools such as Git/SVN/Mercurial
  • Proficient interacting with RESTful APIs and formats like JSON, XML
  • Good understanding of website architecture and aesthetics
  • Fluency in English language for effective communication
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4 hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Understanding of other CMS like Shopify, Magento, Drupal, etc.
  • Experience with modern build workflow and tooling
  • Strong technical troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Strong consultative and communication skills
  • Understanding of other CMS like Shopify, Magento, Drupal, etc.
  • Experience with modern build workflow and tooling
  • Strong technical troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Strong consultative and communication skills
  • Knowledge of cloud computing platforms
  • Ability to manage projects and team independently

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