Remote WordPress Developer with Design Skills - Freelance

Location Pittstown, NJ (Fully remote)
Starts Tuesday, 9/6
Duration ~1 week
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a meeting and event production agency, is seeking a WordPress Developer with strong design skills to support their team for ~a week of work, with the potential to extend.

**Please note: This role is fully remote and you will need to work off your own equipment!**

The WordPress Developer will:

- Update the company's current website as well as build new web pages and integrate 3rd party plugins to improve customer use
- Write well-designed, testable, efficient code by using web development best practices
- Create advanced website layouts and user interfaces with HTML and CSS
- Integrate data from various back-end web services and databases
- Work with stakeholders to gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
- Create and maintain software documentation, SOPs
- Ensure cross-browser compatibility of new features in various technology assets such as iPhones, iPads, Androids etc.
- Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our site
- Collaborate with in-house designers to realize visual design intent
- Adhere to timelines and meeting deadlines as well as quick responses to inquiries
- Sends weekly update on developments on website
- Utilize a consultative approach to analyze the current site and offer strategies and best practices for updates
- Present concepts and recommendations to the in-house team for feedback and insight
- Receive feedback and implement changes as needed

The WordPress Developer must:

- Have at least 3-4 years of development experience, specifically within WordPress
- Have a Bachelor's degree in computer science, web development, software development, or related field
- Be proficient in web development fundamentals, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP
- Understand front-end JavaScript frameworks and back-end frameworks
- Have proven visual design experience
- Understand relational databases such as MySQL
- Know agile and test-driven development best practices
- Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Be plugged into emerging technologies and industry trends and apply them to operations and activities
- Be a team player who thrives in a collaborative environment
- Be able to work autonomously on tight deadlines
- Be comfortable in a client-facing role and be able to take feedback well
- Be responsive when working on this project and stay in communication with the team regarding deadlines, revisions, etc.

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. Creative Circle.

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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.