PHP WordPress Developer

Category:
Information Technology
Industry:
Consulting
Type:
Direct Hire
Location:
Toronto, Ontario
Job ID:
#156735
Recruiter:
Pooja Pradhan

PHP WordPress Developer

Our client is a full-service Network Operations Center and Helpdesk company. Headquartered in Ontario, Canada and servicing North America, they are a solid and growing company that never outsources and never quits!

Our client is seeking a full-time PHP and WordPress Application Developer.This is a full-time role.

Responsibilities and Duties

Reporting to a senior team leader, the candidate shall perform daily tasks as assigned such as (but not limited to):

  • Developing and enhancing new and existing in-house custom applications
  • Communicating with existing clients and team members to continue improving our applications.
  • Working to build best-in-breed solutions

Qualifications and Skills

  • Excellent knowledge and experience with WordPress
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with PHP
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with Database systems such as MySQL
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with Windows Desktop OS (XP-7)
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with Javascript and JQuery
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with AJAX
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with open APIs and libraries.

Additional Technical Skills to mention:

  • Knowledge and experience Web Page fundamentals, HTML and Page Design
  • Knowledge and experience with custom plugins
  • Knowledge and experience with linux considered an asset
  • Knowledge of hosting concepts considered an asset
  • Knowledge of Managed IT Services concepts

General Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills, including ability to communicate effectively with both IT and business personnel.- Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks and resolve problems in a timely manner
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced and stressful environment
  • Desire to learn and take on new responsibilities
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A self starter and able to drive tasks

Experience:

  • Ajax: 3 years (Required)
  • Full Stack Development: 3 years (Required)
  • Javascript and JQuery: 3 years (Required)
  • WordPress Framework: 3 years (Required)
  • Unix: 3 years (Required)
  • APIs and Libraries: 3 years (Required)
  • MySQL DB: 3 years (Required)
  • PHP Development: 3 years (Required)