WordPress Jr. Website Developer

We are a small creative branding and marketing agency looking for a WordPress Programmer for 20-40 hours per week to assist on the production of custom websites.
To be successful at this position you must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. You will be working on various projects with different levels of small details, some of which change mid-project and will need to be accurately tracked and completed. The Jr. Developer will support our internal team on many projects. Tasks may include content entry and design, technical updates and new site design / development in WordPress, custom code and feature development, daily task management and prioritization, and client communication.

Must-have Skills:

  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS for front end design and responsive function
  • Solid understanding and experience with WordPress & Mobile responsive themes
  • WordPress theme installation, configuration and mild customization
  • Attention to detail & strong client service and communication skills
  • Quick study on existing sites already developed as you’ll be called upon to regularly support these

Good-to-have Skills:

  • Experience with Google analytics
  • Basic understanding of SEO principals
  • Proficiency in DNS / URL configurations and various shared and dedicated hosting platforms
  • Blog writing experience
  • Working knowledge of Javascript, PHP, Photoshop, jQuery
  • Graphic design background or experience
  • Basic SSL integration
  • Experience with Social API’s and WordPress Plugins
  • Familiarity with cPanel/WHM administration
  • Mac platform experience
We are a Mac-based shop with temporary work-from-home flexibility. Position will require team meetings, direct client communication, reporting time and progress with project manager, reporting and documenting project specifics for training, and attention to client emergencies every now and then. Although graphic design skills are not required, a keen eye for good design is a big plus.

This is an PT/FT position with a standard schedule from 20-40 hours per week. We are not offering freelance work, finder fees or relocation reimbursement. Please do not respond if you are not available for employment on-site (or at least the ability to easily travel to the Princeton area as needed in the short term), we are not interested in any extra subcontractor support. If interested, please upload a cover letter, resume, and links to your website development / code samples using the form.
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