WordPress Developer

Remote /
CURRENT OPENINGS /
Full-time
Plainsight streamlines vision AI for enterprises with new ways to analyze, share and benefit from valuable visual information. Solving problems where others have failed, Plainsight helps the world’s most innovative customers realize the potential of their data through smart, easy to use, effective solutions. Our intuitive, low-code platform gives every team across organizations the ability to build, manage, and operationalize solutions. With actionable insights and unblinking accuracy, Plainsight powers enterprise-ready applications to automate processes, mitigate risk, enhance product portfolios, and increase revenue opportunities. For more information, visit plainsight.ai.


We are looking for an experienced and passionate WordPress Developer to join our Marketing team! As a WordPress Developer at Plainsight, you will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating and customizing WordPress themes and plugins.
We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of the latest s industry trends and content management systems.







Responsibilities:

    • Designing and implementing new features and functionality that engage customers 
    • Establishing and guiding the website’s technical roadmap and architecture
    • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
    • Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin.
    • Instrumenting our website properties with analytics, goal tracking and 3rd party integrations to allow for data-driven optimizations.
    • With direction and collaboration from marketing, you will develop campaign landing pages, website updates, forms and interactive experiences all with the goal of creating engaging website experiences, optimizing the flow of new users into our SaaS based product and facilitating lead generation. 
    • Act as the primary admin of Wordpress website. Includes managing security updates, deployment environments, implementing onsite SEO, 3rd party integrations, etc.

Requirements:

    • Expert understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
    • Experience building frontend user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
    • Experience designing,  developing and maintaining responsive Wordpress templates and other bespoke interactive digital experiences. 
    • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
    • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
    • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
    • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
    • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools {{such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial}}
    • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development
    • Experience with Pantheon.io is a plus
    • Critical thinker and problem solver that strives for continuous process improvement
    • Ability to work in a collaborative, fast-paced and dynamic marketing team
    • Independent, motivated and excited to roll-up your sleeves
    • Excellent communication skills: verbal, written, presentation.
This role is 100% remote. Our entire company works virtually, and often across time zones. You will be based remotely and will need to be well-versed in the use of Slack and video conferencing. 

Plainsight is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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