Website Developer

At Logical Position, we’re on a mission to help businesses grow. With nearly 5,000 clients and 6 locations across the U.S., we’re one of the fastest growing digital marketing agencies in the country. And we love what we do! We’re rated highly on Glassdoor and ranked #3 Best Workplace in America by Inc. Magazine. Every day we hustle to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients while enjoying the amazing company culture we’ve worked hard to build. From catered meals and company parties to free event passes and outdoor excursions, we create an environment where our team can thrive. If you’ve got the drive to succeed and a passion for growth, we’re looking for you!

Department: Website Development

Location: Deer Park, IL

Pay: $45k/yr & up (DOE)

Benefits: Health/Dental/Vision + 401(k) + Life + LTD Insurance

Hours: Full-time, Monday – Friday

The Job in a Nutshell:

We are looking for a creative, talented and motivated individual who wants to continue a website design career. You will work as a part of our Website Development team taking WordPress sites from start to finish– if you have a knack for modern design and experience creating or customizing pre-made WordPress themes and plugins, we would love to see your portfolio! Most work will be done using WordPress but occasionally clients may need work done on non-WordPress sites, so experience with additional content management systems is a plus.

What You Will Love Doing:

Creating custom websites from pre-made themes using WordPress and create hard-coded non-WordPress websites for clients as needed
Helping develop a library of WordPress themes for quick use
Installing code snippets and plugins on client websites
Managing the development and implementation of client website designs from start to finish
Coordinating with other departments to ensure client requirements and needs are met prior to launch
Using advanced knowledge of code languages and content management systems
Staying up to date with emerging technologies
Identifying opportunities for new features and product offerings

To Fit the Bill:

Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or applicable professional experience
2+ year(s) recent WordPress design experience, including the use of WooCommerce
Experience manipulating and customizing pre-made WordPress themes
Comfortable adding/troubleshooting various WordPress plugins
Strong HTML, PHP, CSS3, and MySQL knowledge
Ability to work with/create hard-coded non-WordPress sites
Experience building responsive sites
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with Photoshop or other photo editors
Have an online portfolio of demonstrated work
All candidates must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship

To Score Extra Points:

Strong Adobe CS skills
Experience with Gutenberg
Understanding of Custom Post Types
Experience with a CSS preprocessor, such as Sass or LESS
Working knowledge of JavaScript/jQuery
Strong knowledge of CMS’s other than WordPress
Understanding of basic SEO principles
Experience with REST APIs