Web Developer / Wordpress
Atomicdust is looking for web developers to join our team in full-time or contract roles. Developers at Atomicdust collaborate closely with the creative and account management teams throughout all phases of a project. Day-to-day tasks include converting designs into custom WordPress sites and maintaining existing client websites.
-Experience developing custom WordPress themes. You like working with WordPress and know what a Gutenberg / WordPress block is, even if you haven’t built any yet. You know how to use the loop, when to create custom queries, how to properly enqueue scripts and how to work with WordPress menus.
-Strong front-end skills; You can turn a design into semantic HTML and CSS that works in modern browsers.
-Understanding of PHP, at least in the context of WordPress templates.
-Good debugging skills. You can troubleshoot and modify existing sites built by others.
-Familiarity with local development environments, such as Vagrant, Docker, or MAMP.
-Some familiarity with version control (Git).
-Some familiarity with CSS preprocessors (we use SCSS).
Comfortable in Adobe Photoshop and/or Sketch.
-Ability to communicate with other team members, while also working independently and managing your own time.
-Willingness to develop the occasional HTML email. (It happens.)
Not required, but let us know if you have:
-Familiarity with Bootstrap 4.x.
-Experience developing WordPress 5.0 / Gutenberg blocks. (Either natively or using ACF 5.8 blocks.)
-Experience working with Advanced Custom Fields.
-Experience developing WordPress plugins.
-Experience testing sites for ADA compliance and the ability to spot potential issues.
-Familiarity with WordPress Coding Standards.
-Familiarity with WP Engine.
Atomicdust is a branding and digital agency. Since 2001, we’ve helped our clients solve problems through solid brand positioning, clear strategy and purposeful design. We believe that every brand deserves the chance to be amazing – regardless of the complexity of its market or industry.
Every day, we help businesses reinvent themselves and clarify who they are and why it matters to their audiences. We give brands strong, strategic foundations, and bring them to life throughout their customers’ experiences.
A typical project for us combines branding and digital marketing – including strategy, websites, social media and content development.
We have deep B2B and B2C experience in the healthcare, professional services, manufacturing, automotive and food and beverage industries. We’ve developed a strategic framework that allows us to work consistently across these widely varied industries and beyond, finding new and unique ways to create meaningful connections with audiences.
Our work differentiates brands, shortens sales-cycles, generates leads, and gives internal teams a clear vision of the future.