Senior WordPress Developer (Remote) at Daxko

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Company Description

Daxko powers health & wellness throughout the world. Every day our team members focus their passion and expertise in helping health & wellness facilities operate efficiently and engage their members.

Whether a neighborhood yoga studio, a national franchise with locations in every city, a YMCA or JCC--and every type of organization in between--we build solutions that make every aspect of running and being a member of a health and wellness organization easier and delightful. 

Job Description

The Senior WordPress Developer will be responsible for customizing and developing our website platform and its development projects. This position will work directly with our UX/UI design team to build custom and semi-custom websites and products and collaborate with other developers and designers to complete projects as requested. Additionally, this position will work alongside account managers and clients to develop and deliver projects on time. 

The Senior WordPress Developer reports to the WordPress Development Team Lead. 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Front-end web development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) to support and complete projects. 
  • Back-end web development (WordPress, PHP, MySQL) skills to support and complete projects. 
  • Some light server administration to support website hosting of projects (Windows, Linux, Apache). 
  • Training and mentoring team members on development projects and skills related to development and processes. 
  • Some project management, such as timeline management, resource coordination, and communication, may be required for specific custom website development projects. 
  • Regular project ownership of development projects to ensure a supportive lifecycle. 
  • Continuous work with UX designer to build custom website solutions on the WordPress platform. 
  • Proofreading & editing website content as needed or as directed by customers. 
  • Updating digital media on customers' websites, editing images when necessary. 
  • Responding to tickets regarding text & image changes for existing customer websites. 
  • Ensuring that websites and projects are completed and launched within a set timeframe.
  • Ongoing troubleshooting and resolution of issues/bugs on websites/projects. 
  • Collaboration with Customer Success Teams to provide excellent customer service to website and digital marketing customers. 
  • QA websites/projects for development issues and best practices from other developers/designers prior to launch. 

Qualifications

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Comfortable working with a team in a fast-paced environment, and ability to prioritize/meet deadlines within specific time constraints. 
  • Ability to effectively work on your own, with a team, and with customers. 
  • Able to handle multiple projects at once. 
  • Able to document codes and processes clearly. 
  • Ability to stay up to date on current industry trends and learn new technical skills. 
  • Computer and software skills for efficient research, documentation, and information management. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Strong organization and time management skills and attention to detail. 
  • Strong research, analytical, and problem-solving skills. 
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and delegate when appropriate. 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software. 
  • Knowledge of digital marketing concepts (e.g., content strategy, email marketing, SEO, PPC, social media). 

Required Education and Experience:

  • 4+ years of experience developing web solutions in WordPress. 
  • Experience with setting up and configuring headless WordPress installs. 
  • SSH and SQL experience. 
  • Mastery of WordPress hooks, filters, custom post types, and taxonomies.
  • Advanced Custom Fields plugin experience. 
  • In-depth custom theme development experience. 
  • Experience with WordPress plugin creation (with API’s and gateway integrations). 
  • In-depth understanding of APIs and Gateways. 
  • 3+ years of real-world frontend development work in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. 
  • Experience working on large-scale enterprise builds in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Ability to execute the full software life-cycle development process - from architecture and development to debugging and maintenance. 

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Development bootcamp or other relevant coursework. 
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in development, communications, business, or similar/relevant field or equal years of relevant industry experience. 
  • 4+ years of experience working on WordPress sites and custom designs. 
  • 3+ years of experince devlopeing with front end code (HTML, CSS, JS, and PHP). 
  • 3+ years of experince devloping with back end code (WordPress, PHP, MySQL). 


Additional Information

Daxko is dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity in the broadest sense, including thought and perspective, age, ability, nationality, ethnicity, orientation, and gender. The skills, perspectives, ideas, and experiences of all of our team members contribute to the vitality and success of our purpose and values.

We truly care for our team members, and this is reflected through our offices, benefits, and great perks. Some of our favorites include: 

  • Flexible paid time off 
  • Affordable health, dental, and vision insurance options
  • Monthly fitness reimbursement
  • 401(k) matching
  • New-Parent Paid Leave
  • 1-month paid sabbatical every 5 years
  • Casual work environments

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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An Insider's view of Daxko

How does your team reward individual success?

The team I am part of does bi-weekly retrospectives. We intentionally set aside time to recognize and document Kudos for our teammates. The company has many peer-nominated yearly awards
and spot bonuses for going above and beyond.

Sai

Senior Project Manager

What does your typical day look like?

My day, as Director of Engineering, consists of reviewing overnight stability reports, collaborating on solving complex technical problems, and brainstorming upcoming features. I strive to ensure the engineering teams have the tools needed for success by maintaining an environment where each individual feels empowered to make a substantial impact.

Tyler

Director of Engineering, SMB

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

In 2017, I started in Customer Support. Within three years, I now spearhead long-term payment strategy and oversee payment operations as the Director of SMB Payments. My path within Daxko is evidence that there is no shortage of growth opportunities if you keep “chopping wood,” as I say, and embrace challenges ahead of you.

Caroline

Director of SMB Payments

What are Daxko Perks + Benefits

Daxko Benefits Overview

Daxko is dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity in the broadest sense, including thought and perspective, age, ability, nationality, ethnicity, orientation, and gender. The skills, perspectives, ideas, and experiences of all of our team members contribute to the vitality and success of our purpose and values.

We truly care for our team members, and this is reflected through our offices, benefits, and great perks. Some of our favorites include:

Flexible paid time off
Affordable health, dental, and vision insurance options
Monthly fitness reimbursement
401(k) matching
New-Parent Paid Leave
1-month paid sabbatical every 5 years
Casual work environments

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Unconscious bias training
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Sabbatical
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available

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