Careers

WordPress/PHP Developer

Description

We are looking for candidates with proven experience working with the WordPress platform to join our growing team in Wilmington NC.

Our ideal candidate is comfortable with developing primarily in WordPress with a focus on custom theme development but can also work in a custom PHP/MySQL environment when needed. We are looking for a strong developer who can provide input and feedback throughout the whole design/development process and execute the ideas proposed based on current industry best practices. An ideal candidate is solution-oriented, bringing workable options to the table when unknowns or blockers are encountered. We solve business problems for companies and help them reach their goals. Be prepared to challenge your assumptions and test them with data-driven knowledge

Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and managing client website updates
  • Quality assurance for all websites, ensuring features and functionality are working prior to site launch
  • Find solutions to project/client needs and identify opportunities
  • Build custom websites based on semantics and company best practices
  • Work closely with other departments as part of a cohesive and integrated team

Requirements

Qualities We Like

  • WordPress custom theme development experience
  • Knowledge of PHP and MySQL
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML, CSS/SASS, Javascript/jQuery
  • Comfortable with rapid prototyping
  • Collaborative attitude

NICE TO HAVES

  • Experience with third-party API integration
  • Git version control experience
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Familiarity with project management tools such as JIRA, Basecamp, etc.
  • Familiarity with Slack for office communications

Benefits

  • Compensation based on experience.
  • 401K match available
  • Continuing education reimbursements
  • Generous vacation and PTO time.
  • Work with a talented team.
  • Work with the latest software, top of the line tools and equipment.
  • Laidback, fun & professional culture.
  • We were just named one of North Carolina’s Top employers for 2020!  🍾

About WDC

Wilmington Design Company is a well established, rapidly growing, full-service digital marketing agency located in beautiful Wilmington, North Carolina. We are a talented, tight-knit, flexible, and hard-working group of people focused on a common purpose – to provide high-quality branding, digital marketing and web development solutions for our clients. Our team of very talented designers, developers and strategists absolutely love what they do and bring a wide variety of talents, passions, and experiences to the table! Our clients span a wide variety of industries such as medical, banking, e-commerce, retail, real estate, home building, restaurant, financial, home furnishings, government, legal and more. We believe in cultivating meaningful connections with each of our clients and consistently exceeding their expectations while offering a range of premium creative services including graphic design, branding, custom web design & development, digital and social marketing.