To help further our mission of bringing Disney News to fans around the world, we are looking to expand our technical team. We are currently seeking to hire a part-time to full-time WordPress developer to run the backend of our network of websites.
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
Extensive hands-on experience with all aspects of WordPress.
Thorough understanding of the WordPress architecture to enable rapid troubleshooting of a variety of common and not-so-common issues.
Experience with the WordPress Media Library and third-party replacements.
Customization of the WordPress backend, to optimize workflows for writers and editors.
Identification of commercial plugins that could increase efficiency.
Development of bespoke WordPress plugins for specific use cases where commercial plugins do not exist.
In addition to the above requirements, experience with any or all of the following would be a plus:
Headless WordPress installations
WPEngine or other WordPress hosting services
AdThrive, Google Ads, AdMob, and other advertising partners
SEO and Google Search Console
PHP, CSS, HTML, NodeJS, and other languages
Salary is commensurate with experience and is negotiable.