Simera is a global employment company that connects top talent with remote work opportunities offered by its network of US-based clients. Our technology creates talent profiles for job seekers based on their skills, work history, and education. Our talent consultants meet with each qualified candidate to understand their career goals and salary requirements so that we can find the right match.
As a Web Developer with WordPress expertise, you will be responsible for developing, customizing, and maintaining WordPress-based websites. Your proficiency in WordPress themes, plugins, and customizations will enable you to deliver high-quality, visually appealing, and functional web solutions.
- Develop and customize WordPress themes, templates, and plugins to create visually engaging and user-friendly websites.
- Customize WordPress functionality using PHP, ensuring seamless integration of features and smooth website performance.
- Optimize WordPress websites for speed, scalability, and overall performance to enhance user experiences.
- Implement security best practices and perform routine maintenance to ensure WordPress websites are secure and up-to-date.
- Identify and resolve issues, bugs, and compatibility problems to maintain the functionality of WordPress websites.
- Assist with content migration and management within the WordPress CMS.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field. Relevant experience may be considered.
- 5+ years of professional experience as a Web Developer, with a strong focus on WordPress development.
- Proficiency in WordPress themes, templates, and plugin customization.
- Strong knowledge of PHP and MySQL for back-end customization in WordPress.
- Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and experience with code collaboration and review tools.
- Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills, with a focus on delivering high-quality code.
- Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
- Excellent communication skills to effectively convey technical concepts and project updates.