🔥 Maple is hiring a WordPress developer in Ithaca, NY.

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Job Opportunities

⭐️ May 2024, We’re hiring a part-time WordPress Developer to help with website builds and care plan management. Ideal candidates have strong WordPress experience, problem-solving skills, and a passion for impactful projects.

About Maple

Maple Creative is a design agency based in Ithaca, NY, that specializes in creating websites that convert visitors into subscribers and customers by providing generous value for readers.

We offer website design, care plans, and marketing advisory retainers.

Our core values include permission marketing, collaboration, flexibility, leadership, documentation, quality, simplicity, and generosity.

Work in in Ithaca, NY

This part-time developer position is in-person and based at the Foundry, our office space in downtown Ithaca, New York.

About the Job – WordPress Developer, 2024

This is a part-time, on-site role for a WordPress Developer – responsible for front-end and back-end web development in WordPress with a focus on aligning with the direction that WordPress is headed with Block Themes.

We’re specifically looking for developers who are thoughtful about future compatibility and using the native WordPress platform as much as possible. We avoid platforms that lack interoperability. The role involves creating and maintaining websites, ensuring functionality for our care plan clients, and troubleshooting issues for the rest of the team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain WordPress websites using Block Themes and necessary plugins
  • Ensure website functionality for care plan clients
  • Implement design elements and maintain visual consistency
  • Collaborate with the design team to create user-friendly and engaging websites
  • Troubleshoot and resolve website issues
  • Optimize websites for SEO and performance
  • Create and maintain documentation for website development processes
  • Stay updated with the latest WordPress developments and best practices

Skills and Qualifications

  • Proficient in front-end and back-end web development
  • Extensive experience in WordPress development
  • Reasonable knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Passion for using development skills for projects you believe in

What We Offer

  • Competitive hourly pay
  • Opportunity to work on interesting and meaningful projects
  • Collaborative and flexible work environment

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send their resume, cover letter, and any relevant work samples to ryan@buildwithmaple.com with “Maple Developer Application” in the subject line. We are looking forward to welcoming a new team member who shares our passion for creating impactful and valuable websites.