Why this opportunity exists

We are looking for a Freelance WordPress Developer to join our team. We are looking for someone that has a deep understanding of how to build themes and plugins utilizing both AGILE/Scrum and WordPress development best practices. This is a full-stack development position. You will be responsible for both UI and backend development on a wide range of projects. This is a freelance remote position with great pay. Local candidates in Los Angeles or candidates in Pacific standard time zone will be highly preferred.

Responsibilities

• Create responsive WordPress themes. • Develop high-functioning and scalable web sites and features for our internal projects and our clients. • Convert design assets into component-based HTML, CSS and JavaScript. • Create extendible WordPress plugins based on specifications. • Plugin customization. • Deliver on agreed upon deadlines as defined by the Project Manager. • Communicate the status of your work to the Project Manager and relevant project team members. • Participate in internal and client project meetings.

Additional requirements (other than skills)

• Solid understanding of WordPress and PHP Development best practices. • Expert in UI development with a focus on cross browser compatibility and responsiveness. • Experience using CSS preprocessors like SASS/LESS or Stylus. • Experience with OOP JavaScript. • Experience utilizing the WordPress REST API. • Experience building custom Gutenberg blocks with advanced custom fields. • Experience with integrating third-party APIs with WordPress. • Experience with version control and bug tracking tools such as Git, SVN, JIRA. • Experience using NPM and task runners like Gulp or Grunt. • Experience with Agile/SCRUM methodology. Desired Qualifications: • Experience with digital accessibility implementations. • Understanding of WCAG, CVAA, and US Section 508 guidelines.

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Inglés - fully-fluent About the organization(s)

Diamond is a digital agency that defines and delivers technology innovation from idea to product, seamlessly fueling the ever-evolving consumer experience. The Diamond team has decades of expertise in building software and web development projects for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 100 across many scales.