Front-End Developer

Chelsea Piers
February 12, 2013

What We're Looking For
2U is looking for a rockstar front-end developer with a strong PHP background and Wordpress experience.
The Front-End Developer will develop and maintain new and existing Wordpress websites and landing pages. The developer will work closely with a project manager to meet a series of critical deadlines.  On-going work may include custom HTML tabs for Facebook, and other marketing-related initiatives.
Things That Should Be in Your Background

  • 3+ years of Wordpress development experience
  • Extensive knowledge of Wordpress/Custom Theme Development/Plugins
  • Strong PHP and MySQL experience
  • Experience with version control systems (Git preferred)
  • Appreciation of good design/UI
  • Basic understanding of SEO
Other Attributes That Will Help You in This Role
  • Team player with a "can do" attitude
  • Detail oriented, ability to prioritize efficiently and multi-task
  • Ability to work with a diverse team in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to think out of the box and find creative, unorthodox solutions when needed
  • Awareness and interest in new marketing trends and technologies