Overview

Job Description:

We are currently hiring a WordPress developer responsible for back-end development, including creating themes and plugins for WordPress and WooCommerce.

This position requires a combination of programming knowledge, both PHP and MySQL as well as HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript.

The candidate should have a strong understanding of WordPress Codex and the trends and particularities of the WordPress and WooCommerce ecosystem.

The candidate must have experience in developing complex WordPress and WooCommerce websites.

Dengun is a software development company located in Faro, Portugal, with clients in Silicon Valley, New York, Amsterdam, Moscow, London, and Macau.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Produce well-structured code, with detailed specifications. This means that your code is commented, well structure, readable and comes with documentation;
  • Extending WordPress and WooCommerce functionality to work with external systems / APIs;
  • Providing input on business decisions and project goals;
  • Ensure high performance and apply industry best practices in WordPress/WooCommerce development;
  • Collaborate with a team of developers, designers and project managers on the development of websites and eCommerce websites;
  • Be happy! 🙂

Skills & Qualifications:

  • At least 4 years experience in developing complex websites using WordPress/WooCommerce;
  • Always follow WordPress coding standards and best practices;
  • Excellent knowledge of PHP;
  • Excellent knowledge of MySQL;
  • Experience with RESTful APIs;
  • Ability to debug your own code and that of others;
  • Knowledge of architecture principles such as OOP and DRY;
  • Good knowledge of front-end technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript;
  • Good understanding of code version control tools such as GIT;
  • Familiarity with using command-line tools on Linux servers is a plus;
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented and self-motivated;
  • Previous development agency experience preferred;
  • Fluent in English, spoken and written.

If you want to be part of the team, please send your resume to luis.brito@dengun.com.

About Dengun

Dengun is a software development company located in Faro, Portugal, with clients in Silicon Valley, New York, Amsterdam, Moscow, London, and Macau.