WordPress Developer (REMOTE)

Developer (Full Stack WordPress)

Job title: WordPress Developer (Distant)

Company: Metropolis Faculties of Chicago

Career description: The Place of work of Details Technologies (OIT) supports university student good results by supplying a dependable and innovative technology surroundings for learners, faculty, and personnel to boost training, finding out, and support operations. The Section of Web Expert services and Academic Technologies important useful areas consist of Mastering Administration Technique GradesFirst Library Method Web site & Site Programs SharePoint and CRM.

Key Objective

Reporting to the Govt Director- Web and Tutorial Engineering, this WordPress Developer placement supports and develops website alternatives constructed on the WordPress platform, operating collaboratively with OIT, Advertising/Communications, and other teams across the district.

The WordPress Developer is responsible for planning and developing custom made WordPress themes and plugins, applying new options and features, and boosting user expertise, leveraging a strong background in internet growth and a deep knowledge of WordPress and its ecosystem. Performs related responsibilities as essential.

Essential Obligations

  • Layouts and develops tailor made WordPress themes and plugins.
  • Maintains and optimizes effectiveness of existing WordPress web-sites.
  • Remotely troubleshoots and debugs WordPress concerns
  • Remotely performs standard servicing responsibilities and safety updates
  • Collaborates remotely with designers, developers, and stakeholders to ensure web-site performance and usability.
  • Functions remotely with OIT teams to establish new attributes and upgrade/refactor existing remedies as necessary.
  • Researches and stays educated and up-to-date of new WordPress attributes and best practices.
  • Implements external obtain to and transactions with other units utilizing application programming interfaces (API, macros, script/batch interfaces or electronic commerce alternatives).
  • Remotely manages romance with web page managed internet hosting seller.
  • Displays plugin updates, WordPress updates, site performance.
  • Remotely delivers training and support to other workforce.
  • Adheres to OIT Techniques Enhancement Lifetime Cycle (SDLC) methodologies and alter command techniques including testing and back again-out treatments
  • Adheres to CCC Customer Service Excellence Specifications.
  • Performs other remote connected responsibilities as assigned.

REPORTING Associations

Studies To Executive Director – Net and Academic Technologies

Direct Supervision None


  • Bachelor’s diploma from an accredited higher education or college in Laptop Science or directly relevant subject- OR-Bachelor’s diploma with a mixture of certificates, schooling, and perform working experience appropriate to the position’s responsibilities
  • Five several years of experience in world wide web progress, with a focus on WordPress: experience with Multi-Web-site chosen
  • Working experience doing work in an establishment of higher schooling or substantial and/or complex institution most popular
  • Expertise with debugging and troubleshooting WordPress challenges
  • Experience with effectiveness optimization and safety very best tactics
  • Encounter in tests and debugging instruments like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc
  • Proficient in the use of code repositories such as Github
  • Understanding and being familiar with of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
  • Potent comprehending of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP
  • Potent knowledge of Search engine marketing rules and most effective procedures
  • Knowledge of web site architecture and aesthetics
  • Ability to get the job done independently and control various tasks
  • Means to change thorough structure and wireframes into responsively built HTML webpages
  • Capability to fully grasp CSS modifications and their ramifications to ensure consistent design throughout platforms and browsers
  • Capacity to get the job done effectively with staff members at all stages of the organization and possess the potential to handle all cases with tact and diplomacy
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Workplace (Phrase, Excel, PowePoint)
  • Have to be a resident of Chicago, IL inside of 6 months of employ the service of

Authorised by Payment Design and style & System Date: March 15, 2023


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Place: Chicago, IL

Occupation day: Wed, 01 Nov 2023 03:13:22 GMT

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