WordPress Developer

  • Remote (Ukraine only)
  • WordPress

We invite a WordPress Developer who would like to work on the Sigma Software corporate website.

We will start with re-building a corporate website solution from scratch on a WordPress platform to increase its performance, maintainability, and time-to-market. We plan on face lifting current design and integrating a brand new markup. After this, we are going  to head on towards commercial projects on a WordPress platform.

If you take interest in this kind of project and you are focused on development and teamwork, then our position is for you.

  • Responsibilities

    • Code, develop integration tests, debug, document, implement, and maintain portions of software
    • Promote good design principles, such as code reuse, modularity, and extensibility
    • Provide assistance to test engineers and support personnel in solving technical issues of software installation and its operation
    • Perform code review for compliance with the best engineering practices, coding standards, and quality criteria set forth on the project
    • Continuously participate in technical risks identification and analysis, immediately notify the Project Manager of new risks identified, and suggest a mitigation strategy
    • Report status and progress according to the project and company demands
    • Contribute to the creation of technical specifications
    • Participate in estimation and planning sessions
  • Requirements

    • 2+ years of hands-on experience in WordPress CMS (themes/plugins development/customization)
    • Knowledge of the most popular WordPress plugins and practices (cache, security, e-commerce, etc.)
    • Solid experience with MySQL (MariaDB)
    • Solid experience with popular web servers configurations (Apache, nginx)
    • Good knowledge of Docker and Linux ecosystem
    • Ability to find narrow places and fix them (profiling, increasing performance, analyzing)
    • Experience with Git and GitFlow
    • Understanding of CI concepts (Jenkins, CircleCI, etc.)
    • Intermediate level of spoken and written English

    Will be a plus:

    • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services
    • Good front-end development skills (HTML5/CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Vue.js)
    • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming, SOLID principles