WordPress Developer at Society of Igbo Professionals (SIP)

Society of Igbo Professionals (SIP) was founded by Michael Ifeanyi Orekyeh, the Program Coordinator in June 2014 and remains focused in its drive for development of an Igboland that is World Class, in terms of human capital, infrastructure, healthcare, economy, and living space.

SIP is a Network of Professionals in various multi-disciplinary fields. Members collaborate on issues and projects to seek the development of professions, economic development of the Igbos, and the Strategic Interest of the region and her people.

Our constituency includes all Professionals (post educational and/or professional training), of Igbo descent wherever they are based across the globe.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: WordPress Developer

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • We are looking for an experienced and passionate WordPress Developer to join our IT team!
  • As a WordPress Developer at our company, you will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins.

Responsibilities

  • We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of latest industry trends and content management systems.
  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality
  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin.

Requirements

  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools {{such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial}}
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development.

Application Closing Date
19th June 2020.

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Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.