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design - published on 16 May 2024

Sr WordPress Developer


Hybrid, Hyderabad, India


5+ Years

Job type

Full Time

About the role

As a Senior WordPress Developer at Happening Design, you will be at the forefront of website development, playing a crucial role in shaping the online presence of our clients. You will be responsible for creating, improving, and maintaining WordPress websites with an eye for design and a deep understanding of technical functionality. You will be an integral part of our small, high-performing teams (The HiPER Team) designed to rapidly deliver high-quality, scalable solutions. You’ll be a key member of the team tasked with contributing to a number of high-value projects within our organization.

What you get to do?

  • Develop and deploy responsive and interactive websites using WordPress.
  • Develop, implement, and manage WordPress-based websites for our clients.
  • Customize WordPress themes and plugins to meet specific project requirements.
  • Ensure high performance and availability of the websites, managing all technical aspects of the CMS.
  • Optimize websites for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Collaborate with our design team to ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs.
  • Provide technical support and education to team members and clients.
  • Stay updated on the latest industry trends and technologies.
  • Incorporate application performance testing tools and optimization techniques
  • Translate UI/UX designs into code, generally from Figma or Zeplin prototypes
  • Provide leadership on coding best practices
  • Incorporate disciplined, clean code practices per Robert Martin’s Clean Code
  • Tightly collaborate with back-end developers and the user experience team
  • Incorporate Extreme Programming practices such as pairing, test-driven development, continuous integration, and refactoring

You must have

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 5 years of experience in WordPress development.
  • Strong understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, PHP, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery.
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites.
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git.
  • Knowledge of PHP back-end development and MySQL.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrable examples of large-scale corporate or brand websites worked on and deployed
  • Demonstrate strong conceptual thinking and the ability to develop new, out-of-the-box ideas
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to adhere to project schedule/timelines
  • You are detail-oriented and have highly developed organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • You must be a self-starter who will bring original ideas and fresh approaches to each project they work on.
  • Organize and document projects and the team’s work in writing

As a Happening team member, you get:

  • An experienced design-driven team
  • 100% hybrid working environment
  • Work with super interesting clients on the bleeding edge of technology and innovation
  • First-hand mentorship from experienced engineering folks
  • Access to masterclasses and courses to up-skill
  • and many other perks

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