Job Opening for WordPress Developer and Designer

Northwest Media Collective Inc is a creative web agency in Vancouver, WA currently seeking a part-time web developer. This role will grow to a full-time position after an initial two months trial and training period.

NWMC, founded in 2013, services national and local brands, predominantly on WordPress. Your work in this position includes multi-month projects for these clients organized into sprints, and ticket work on smaller client requests. Front-end development and project management are the top needs for the role. Our goal as a company is to give our clients an awesome experience, and we work as a team to make this a reality each day.

Your Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive compensation, including generous PTO and Sick Leave policies
  • We invest in our developers: Continuing Education, mentorship by senior devs, and learn from internal documentation of our best practices.
  • Flexible remote work policy
  • Located in the Vantechy downtown Vancouver wa
  • Upward mobility in a growing company (50% client growth year over year).

Your Typical Day

  • Working with Project Managers on flow of work and setting of expectations
  • Employing modern development tools such as HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, WordPress/development/, staging/production environments, version control and backups.
  • Testing, catching mistkaes, then testing again
  • Juggling 6 to 10 projects in various states of completion
  • Assisting Biz Dev in scoping new work

Your Qualifications

  • 2+ years experience and proven track record as Front End Engineer, Web Developer, UI Developer or similar role, demonstrated with a portfolio of work
  • Involvement in the wider developer community, e.g., open source contributions, attending Meetups, etc.
  • Ability to code pixel-perfect layouts
  • WordPress expertise, particularly theme and plugin development (WooCommerce experience is a big plus)
  • Self-starting problem solver
  • Comfortable juggling multiple, competing tasks
  • Knowledge of git for version control
  • Familiarity with work with a web server, particularly cPanel and Terminal/SSH
  • Experience with unit testing and automation
  • Attention to detail, so please be sure to mention “wizard” somewhere in your initial contact with us
  • Cross browser testing experience
  • Knowledge of design principles and usability for mobile and web-based front end engineering

If this sounds like you, please email us your resume (better yet, your github link) and tell us a bit about yourself. We look forward to learning more about you.