The MOD Studio is interviewing for a Frontend Web Developer with a few years of experience, who is motivated, organized and excited to work with a variety of clients in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for someone with diverse Frontend Development skills, primarily on customer-oriented WordPress websites. Responsibilities would include:

  • Creating responsive websites and pages from PSDs using HTML/CSS
  • Creating basic WordPress themes using WordPress’ “The Loop,” template structure, and conditional tags
  • Creating and working with WordPress’ custom post types, custom taxonomies, custom fields, etc.
  • Installing and configuring common WordPress plugins, such as Gravity Forms and Yoast SEO
  • General content administration of existing WordPress sites
  • Creation of landing pages optimized for performance
  • Providing continual IT support/maintenance for client requests
  • HTML email newsletters for cross-platform compatibility to be sent via Eloqua or Marketo (understanding known issues with Outlook, Gmail, etc. and making tweaks for optimal display)
  • HTML Email Templates for Mailchimp (using Mailchimp template tags to allow clients to use built-in editor to import or edit their own content, images, and sections)

Candidates must have:

  • Ability to deliver quality work under tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills and works well in a team environment
  • Experience building consumer-oriented websites with cross browser compatibility
  • The ability to estimate timelines for upcoming and prospecting projects
  • Does not feel basic HTML projects are too small for them
  • Strives for clean, annotated, and organized code
  • Excited to work with a growing company

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • HTML/CSS
  • Knowledge of CSS frameworks (especially Bootstrap)
  • CSS Preprocessors
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • WordPress
  • Basic git
  • Website performance optimizations
  • Graceful degradation for legacy browser support
  • Adobe Photoshop - Ability to splice images from the design

Good to Have:

  • PHP/Laravel
  • Modern JavaScript frameworks (especially Vue)
  • Email Development
  • Understanding of SEO Concepts
  • Marketing Automation
  • Experience with the Advanced Custom Fields WordPress plugin
  • Understanding of basic design principles
  • Marketing CRMs such as Eloqua, Pardot, or Zoho