WordPress Theme Builder

PBHS is looking for two WordPress Theme Builders who have previous hands-on experience with WordPress, CSS, SCSS, JavaScript, and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop). The successful candidate will have a portfolio to share and previous professional experience (2+ years of commercial website experience) and will be familiar with PHP. If the thought of joining a dynamic/progressive team, growing your job knowledge and working alongside fantastic teammates sound appealing, and you can hit the ground running, this position might be a good fit for you. This is an on-site, full-time regular role, Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 5:30. Telecommuting not available for this position.

Summary

Responsible for converting approved PSD designs into a working WordPress theme.

Essential Job Functions

  • Build WordPress theme based on approved design and interior layout provided by designer.
  • Create and maintain style guides.
  • Follow PBHS protocols for consistent theme setup.
  • Identify problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback, and correct problems or refer problems to appropriate personnel for correction.
  • Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, is properly structured, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
  • Maintain understanding of current web technologies or programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.
  • Develop or validate test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and address all browser and device types.
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects with a high attention to detail in a timely manner.
  • Outstanding and well-organized written and verbal communication skills.
  • Keep abreast of developing trends in technology.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • WordPress Expert.
  • Keen and current knowledge of modern website design best practices.
  • Proficiency in JavaScript and jQuery.
  • Excellent layout and typographical instincts.
  • Expertise in cross-browser compatibility.
  • Strong understanding of modern website design principles.
  • Good understanding of HTML, CSS and SCSS, Flash, java script, and Adobe Creative Suite with deep understanding of Photoshop. Familiar with PHP required.

Experience

  • 2 years of commercial website experience required.
  • Experience developing WordPress sites.
  • Portfolio that demonstrates proficiency in web graphics / usability design / user experience design.

Education

  • AA Degree in web design, web design certificate and/or equivalent experience.

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