Freelance Web Developer, Remote

Magnetude Consulting is a boutique, full-service, Needham-based marketing agency that specializes in working with entrepreneurial B2B tech sector firms.  We have an opening for a freelance web developer to join our growing team who can assist on both internal and client efforts to design, modify, and manage websites, build new pages, and integrate new plugins.

Required Skills:

  • Solid knowledge of WordPress and experience with complex WordPress implementations
  • Well versed with PHP, HTML, CSS, JS and MYSQL
  • Ability to create front-end user interfaces leveraging Bootstrap 3 or 4
  • Ability to create custom themes from scratch
  • Experience working with component-based design systems
  • Ability to research and evaluate plugins – understanding the implications on a given site, as well as any security concerns that may be introduced
  • Ability to debug system issues
  • Knowledge in custom post types, custom fields, and taxonomies
  • A solid understanding of organic Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Experience in web performance optimization
  • Understanding of backup and restore technologies
  • Ability to work in multiple development and production environments, with the understanding of promoting code between these systems
  • Basic understanding of LAMP-based server technologies

Other Requirements Include:

  • 7+ years of experience developing and managing WordPress sites
  • A positive, upbeat, and collaborative attitude, in line with the company culture
  • Ability to turn around work in short timeframes
  • Must be a freelance developer (must be available during business hours)

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in web design, multi-media design, computer science, or related field

If you are interested in being considered for this role, please send us a few sentences about why you think you would be a good fit for the role along with your resume, URL examples of websites you have developed, and examples of your work to [email protected]