WordPress developer

  • Dash Core Group
  • Remote
  • Oct 06, 2021
Full time Engineering

Job Description

At Dash, our Goal is to increase financial freedom and opportunities for everyone. We develop products that enable payments on the blockchain and make cryptocurrency accessible for consumers, merchants, businesses, and developers. We’ve designed a payments platform that puts user experience first, obscures the technical complexity underneath, and reinvents how cryptocurrency works in the future.

Role

We are looking for a full-time WordPress Developer responsible for the development and maintenance of our company website and associated domains and content platforms.

Responsibilities 

  • Designing, building, and maintaining the dash.org website (and all its non-production instances and repos)
  • Evaluating code to ensure it meets industry standards, is valid, is properly structured, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
  • Developing or validating test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and address all browser and device types.
  • Identifying problems uncovered by customer feedback and testing, and correcting or referring problems to appropriate personnel for correction.
  • Determining user needs by analyzing survey results and technical requirements.
  • Directing and performing Wordpress updates.
  • Work hand in hand with the Head of Marketing and Content Marketing Manager to edit, write, update or design website content, and direct other teams who produce content.
  • Maintaining matching design of all Dash Social Media channels (Dash forum, Facebook, LinkedIn etc.)
  • Make website related decisions based on data obtained from agencies, GA, Hubspot and Hotjar.

Requirements

  • 3+ years experience in WordPress theme development using Advanced Custom Fields Pro (strongly desired)
  • Experience building multilingual WordPress sites, preferably with WPML (strongly desired) 
  • Experience with: Linux, Nginx, MySQL, PHP
  • Understanding of UX and UI design principles
  • Ability to write clean and organized CSS code with carefully chosen selectors
  • Ability to read and update basic JavaScript code, understanding of APIs for dynamic content
  • Experience working with code repositories using git and GitHub
  • Experience troubleshooting Wordpress plugins
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices  (strongly desired)
  • Experience working with Google Analytics. (strongly desired)
  • Experience working with photo editing programs
  • Ability to work remotely without constant supervision and be self motivated
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in the English language to be able to communicate with the team
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Team player attitude

Nice to have

  • Ability to work in time that overlap Central Daylight Time mornings
  • Ability to speak a second language
  • Understanding of web server administration tools including cron, rsync, ssh, etc.
  • An understanding of the principles of and enthusiasm for marketing.

Perks 

  • Contribute to technology at the forefront of the web.
  • Work with a company on a mission to have a positive impact.
  • Work on a fully remote team.
  • Work on a small, passionate team.
  • An entrepreneurial opportunity where you can have oversized impacts.
  • Opportunity to drive innovation and strategy.
  • Your work will be open source.

Location / compensation

  • Location can be anywhere - this is a 100% remote position
  • Compensation will be at competitive rates and based on experience and location.