Junior WordPress / PHP developer

Mediaforce is seeking a talented Junior WordPress / PHP developer. We are looking for someone that has already had some hands on experience with WordPress and is willing to learn and adapt to our methodologies for development and maintenance. The ideal candidate will be very familiar with how to create / modify / maintain WordPress themes and plugins. You will also be comfortable with html, javascript, css, and php 7. We commonly use the jQuery javascript library as well.

You will primarily be responsible for updating and maintaining our existing client websites and supporting external contractors. You will also be tasked with identifying and troubleshooting client issues and then remedying or escalating the issues to senior staff. Testing and completing post site launch checklists will also be a large part of this role. You will also be required to work with marketing staff to help configure / design site layouts and structure based on their specifications.

Mandatory Skills / Experience

Wordpress theme & plugin development
PHP7
Javascript / jQuery
CSS3
HTML5
FTP / SFTP / SSH & basic linux commands
Photoshop

What we expect you to learn / great if you already know

Google Apps
Google analytics implementation and basic configuration
Facebook pixel implementation
Google Tag Manager
Wordpress Salient Theme / Visual Composer
Basic Plesk and cPanel hosting administration
Drupal
Magento
What will help you advance
Python
Google Cloud Compute platform
Tensorflow
BigQuery
Java

This position offers a healthy mix of working from home and in office. You are more than welcome to work in our office 5 days a week but a typical week will include 2 – 3 mandatory office days that can change week to week with short notice. You will also be required to use your own laptop (windows, mac, or linux welcome) during your evaluation period.

Please resumes to [email protected]