Verified Studios is seeking an experienced Drupal and WordPress developer with design sensibilities and a unique understanding of the two content management systems.
Our perfect candidate has a love for best practices, continually improving their craft and can teach us a thing or two.
We’re offering the chance to utilize these skills and the opportunity to work in a close-knit, small team environment high on personal responsibility and a desire to help our clients succeed.
As a Fullstack Developer, you will work with the Verified Studios team to maintain and build new websites for higher education clients.
A reliable and detail-oriented developer with a can-do attitude and the skills below will fit right in with our small but capable team.
Desired Skills and Experience
Expert knowledge of both Drupal and WordPress CMS platforms
Has built and maintained CMS based websites for clients, examples required.
Has a solid design touch and understanding of modern web layout and content design
Experience theming using best templating practices for both platforms
Familiarity working with common Drupal modules such as Views, Context, Features, etc..
Understanding of common WordPress plugins such as Advanced Custom Fields
Understanding of strengths and weakness for Drupal/WordPress in regards to site building
Advanced knowledge of HTML/CSS
Experience with MySQL and ability to write queries and and create custom views
Expert understanding of PHP
Experience with media queries and responsiveness for cross-browser and device compatibility
Experience with Git or equivalent
Familiarity with local environment development
Understanding of managed hosting with Pantheon, Acquia, WP Engine, etc...
Understanding of Sass/SCSS compiling using Grunt, Gulp, etc..
Ability to write technical documentation
Can work independently for stretches of time
Ability to troubleshooting development environments locally and navigate issues related to a variety of client hosted environments.
Familiarity with WCAG and Section 508 Accessibility Standards
Nice to Have but Not Required
Previous experience working within higher education
Has developed decoupled Drupal/WordPress projects
Experience building w/ JS libraries like React, Meteor, etc...
UI/UX capabilities with portfolio samples
About Verified Studios
Verified Studios has been successfully helping our higher education clients leverage web design, online marketing and custom software development to achieve their goals in educational user experience, application and enrollment since 2006.
Our main office is located in Durham, NC and we have a satellite presence in Asheville, NC.
Please email a cover letter, your resume, and rates to: [email protected]
Include Fullstack WordPress/Drupal Developer in the subject of your email.