Wordpress Developer at Nerdster Design, London, £Freelance rate

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  • London, UK
  • Jul 05, 2024
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Contract Description

Job Specification: Expert WordPress Developer

About Nerdster Design

Nerdster Design is a leading digital marketing agency based in London, specializing in a wide range of services to enhance businesses' online presence and performance. Our core services include website and mobile app development, search engine optimization (SEO), pay-per-click (PPC) advertising, social media marketing, analytics, and conversion rate optimization (CRO).

We pride ourselves on building strong, lasting relationships between businesses and their customers by creating meaningful digital interactions. Our data-driven strategies ensure effective targeting and measurable results, helping clients increase brand awareness, drive qualified leads, boost online sales, and build customer loyalty.

Position Overview

We are seeking an expert WordPress developer with a creative flair to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will combine technical expertise in WordPress development with a keen eye for design and user experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain custom WordPress themes and plugins
  • Implement responsive and visually appealing designs
  • Optimize WordPress websites for speed, security, and SEO
  • Collaborate with designers and other team members to create innovative web solutions
  • Troubleshoot and resolve WordPress-related issues
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest WordPress trends, best practices, and technologies
  • Contribute creative ideas to enhance the functionality and aesthetics of client websites
  • Ensure cross-browser compatibility and mobile responsiveness
  • Integrate WordPress with various third-party APIs and services

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Proven experience as a WordPress developer with a portfolio of successful projects
  • Expert knowledge of WordPress core, theme development, and plugin architecture
  • Proficiency in PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery
  • Experience with WordPress page builders (e.g., Elementor, Divi, or WPBakery)
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git)
  • Strong understanding of web design principles and UX/UI best practices
  • Creativity in problem-solving and ability to think outside the box
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices and how to implement them in WordPress
  • Experience with e-commerce platforms, preferably WooCommerce

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of front-end frameworks (e.g., React, Vue.js)
  • Experience with headless WordPress and RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with AWS or other cloud hosting platforms
  • Understanding of digital marketing principles and their application in web development
  • Experience with performance optimization techniques for WordPress sites

What We Offer

  • Opportunity to work on diverse and challenging projects across various industries
  • Collaborative and innovative work environment
  • Continuous learning and professional development opportunities
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Flexible working arrangements

How to Apply

If you're passionate about WordPress development and have a creative mindset, we'd love to hear from you. Please submit your resume, portfolio, and a brief cover letter explaining why you'd be a great fit for Nerdster Design to

Nerdster Design is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent, Freelance, Zero hours contract

Pay: £25,000.00-£30,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Gym membership
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral programme
  • Work from home

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Supplemental pay types:

  • Performance bonus

Work Location: Hybrid remote in London