Jobs at Maintainn

Maintainn is looking for a front-end developer/designer with at least one year WordPress theme design experience.

The ideal candidate is someone who is actively working in the development field and knowledgeable about the most recent releases and standards of WordPress. Applicants should be passionate about WordPress, supporting clients and eager to learn and grow with our company.

Our projects will challenge you and if you’re up for it – then we’re up for talking with you!

Here’s the down and dirty …

Front-end Developer

 

Your job duties will include:

  • Ability to convert PSD designs into WordPress themes
  • Ability to create WordPress themes from scratch as well as modify existing themes
  • Troubleshooting issues including CSS, JS, browser compatibility, responsive design, layouts, etc.
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Experience with JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX.
  • Light to moderate back-end development experience (and willingness to learn).
  • Working knowledge using version-controlled environments, particularly git.
  • Well-rounded understanding of free and commercial WordPress themes and plugins a big plus.
  • Comfort in responding to a high-volume of support requests at times.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Documented experience in front-end website development in WordPress.
  • Ability to convert Photoshop files (PSD) to WordPress themes using HTML/CSS/JS, etc
  • Experience with WordPress is required.  (Example: building a theme from scratch is no sweat, and customizing existing frameworks is right up your alley!)
  • Advanced level competency with CSS & HTML (Sass, HTML5/CSS3 a big plus, as well as responsive design techniques).
  • Experience troubleshooting browser compatibilities.


Nice to haves (not required, but would be considered a plus):

  • Understanding of PHP development practices
  • Experience with creating Photoshop mockups and graphic design
  • Comfort level with JavaScript, jQuery and/or AJAX
  • Ability to perform some back-end development tasks (ie: building simple widgets & plugins).


Types of Projects we’re doing lately:

  • WordPress websites (some with and some without a blog) for small and large businesses, multisite networks, social communities and lots of social media integration.
  • WordPress with E-Commerce (WooCommerce experience is a plus!)
  • WordPress Multisite and BuddyPress
  • Membership sites with WordPress
    …Do you get a feeling that we do a LOT of WordPress sites??? (We do!)


Work Environment

  • Remote work –  Monday through Friday 9am – 5pm EST
  • This is full time work (40 hours/week)
  • Full time employees enjoy benefits such as Medical/Dental/Vision, Paid Time Off,  401K
  • Pay rate is based on experience and abilities


We’re looking for someone who

  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Likes to have a lot of fun tinkering around inside the guts of cool web sites.
  • Wants to learn, push themselves, and make the web a better place to be.
  • Excellent time management and ability to work, remotely, on a deadline and on multiple projects at once.
  • Great critical thinking skills, a good work ethic and customer service skills.

 

**No third parties or outsourcing agencies will be considered for this position.**

We give each application consideration – but please do be patient as we go through all of the applications received.  We will read them all and will be contacting you within the next week, or two. Get started below, we’d love to talk to you!

Our Nerds Can Help

Founded in 2012, Maintainn provides professional WordPress support and maintenance services including 24/7 security monitoring, daily off-site backups, weekly updates to WordPress core, themes, and plugins, custom development, and a dedicated WordPress support desk.
We Are WDS

Our parent company, WebDevStudios, proudly provides additional resources in order to completely round out our services. Our relationship with the WDS team allows us to offer seamless transitions from full builds to ongoing support and maintenance--or vice versa!

Here's How We Can Help

  • Maintainn can help you set up a staging site to test, revise, or update without risking the functionality of your live site.
    Website Staging
  • Your data can be migrated to one of Maintainn's trusted hosts without you lifting a finger!
    Data Migrations
  • No more flaky developers. No more impersonal interactions. Just WordPress experts that you know and trust.
    Developer Loyalty
  • The Maintainn team is here to assist you with any and all WordPress guidance, advice, and answers you may need.
    Professional Help
  • We provide nightly offsite backups of your database and file system so you never have to fret about losing your data.
    Offsite Backups
  • All of our plans provide access to the Maintainn team's collective half century of expertise and experience.
    Custom Development
  • Update what?! Let Maintainn handle it for you, and never worry about those pesky site updates ever again.
    WordPress Updates
  • Our partnership with Sucuri guarantees that your WordPress site will be safe and secure with 24/7 monitoring and cleanup.
    Security Monitoring

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