Aneeque - We are an online Fashion retailer aspiring to be the go-to store for young people across Africa for all their fashion needs. Our customers are young and hip and it is our sole purpose to help them express themselves by looking their best without breaking the bank and having fun while at it.
We are actively looking for young champions who have a commitment to greatness and are passionate about innovation to join our growing team in the position below:
Job Title: WordPress Web Developer
Job type: Full-time
We are seeking a mid-level full-stack WordPress Web Developer responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins.
Your Responsibilities will include:
Participating in all aspects of software development lifecycle, including requirements analysis, planning, design, development, deployment, and maintenance.
Collaborate with designers, product and business team to design, build and maintain our platforms.
Programming and producing data-driven web applications, websites using WordPress and WooCommerce
Analysis and translation of business requirements into technical requirements for development, and creation of design documents and technical specifications.
Adhere to best practices and standards in the areas of development, technology, and security.
Ensure high-performance availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
Perform thorough QA testing including cross-browser/platform compatibility with optimal user experience in mind.
Keep up with advancements and changes in technology and develop an understanding of how new technologies can be leveraged to provide business solutions.
2+ years front-end development, solid project-level experience with WordPress, WooCommerce, HTML, CSS, PHP / MySQL
Previous development experience with e-commerce platforms
Highly organised, detail-oriented and efficient
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Demonstrated experience with design best practices across all work delivered
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to determine effective approaches to business solutions.
An excellent attitude and a strong passion for your career
Details of Job Requirements:
Experience building user interfaces for websites
Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
Designing and implementing new features and functionalities
Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
Knowledge of how to interact with rest APIs
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
Strong understanding of PHP, MySQL and WordPress
Excellent knowledge of WordPress plugins and integrations for e-commerce including WooCommerce, payment gateways, inventory management, shipping and tracing, loyalty and coupons management, notifications and email tools etc
Good understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
Experience with on-page SEO fundamentals and Google analytics
Familiarity with Agile development methodologies
Flexible working schedule with opportunity for remote work
20 days Annual leave
Company contributed Pension Plan
Opportunities for paid industry events and conferences