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Full Stack Developer (WordPress)

We are seeking a WordPress Developer responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including using WordPress themes and premium WordPress plugins. 

We want you to use your front end and back end coding talents to help us continue the development of our platform. Our primary focus is on functionality in the site. The role will support the main mission of our company, which exists to make the lives of small business owners better.

This position requires a combination of programming skills (namely PHP, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, the colour and font choices, and so on). The candidate should have a strong understanding of industry trends and content management systems. Experience with responsive and adaptive design is essential. Also, an understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment is preferred.

The role is full time and works out of our office in Southport, Qld.

Responsibilities

This is a hands-on, detail-oriented coding role where you will be responsible for rolling out our new modules which include;

  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality
  • Maintaining and guiding the website’s architecture
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Programming PHP application on our platform for single company
  • Integrating third party API’s

Skills and Qualifications

  • Have extensive experience with CMS customisation and integration. This is a WordPress platform
  • Your primary role will back-end web development and require a deep understanding of PHP & relational databases is needed
  • Your secondary role will be front-end web development, so an understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript is needed
  • Ability to use premium WordPress plugins will be considered advantageous
  • Experience to ensure consistency throughout site and platform
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Ability to debug site and run quality control checks on new functionality
  • We operate in a continuous deployment environment

Why work at sixty:forty?

  • We are a professional services advisory firm
  • We love what we do – you’ll have the opportunity to use the latest development techniques to produce amazing outcomes
  • We believe in lifelong learning and cultivating your professional interests – we help keep you in front with regular training and access to events
  • We have fun and truly live by the motto of work hard and play hard. That means to us we believe strongly in work/life integrated with weekly team lunches and quarterly social events

Our Hiring Process

  1. Click “Apply Now” below and submit your details
  2. Short and sweet phone interview to get to know each other and discuss the role
  3. We’ll catch up in-person for an interview at our office
  4. A timed practical test for you to do in your own time

Application Form