Lead WordPress Engineer - Infinity Consulting Solutions, Inc.

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

Loading some great jobs for you...


  • Location: SEACAUCUS, NJ
  • Job Type: Direct Placement
  • Ref No: 19-01553
  • Date: March 06, 2019
  • Job title :
  • Kathrine Mahoney

    Questions about this job listing? Contact the recruiter now.

    Team Lead WordPress Engineer

    Our Client is a major Sports Entertainment Company, and they are looking for a candidate that can serve as a team leader within their development team, overseeing all aspects of technical leadership of a small team overseeing WordPress based digital products, including themes and plugins for several departments in the Mobile and International market. This will include the development of \"state-of-the-art \", mobile first, database and feed driven websites and APIs to support the various departments and their products. The candidate for this growth position should be an expert in their field and help lead the team strategically in achieving our goals.

    Major Responsibility:

  • Partnering with Product and Content Teams, gather business requirements and design technical solutions to meet those needs
  • Liase with, and provide written feedback to technical and business constituents as necessary
  • Set coding standards and help drive the strategic technical direction of our WordPress development efforts; develop systems to meet or exceed business KPIs
  • Understand and modify existing systems as business requirements and consumer behaviors change
  • Develop system test criteria and participate in systems testing
  • Respond to, isolate and resolve programming problems
  • Provide after hours and weekend support for production systems when needed
  • Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • 5+ years relevant digital development industry experience required
  • WordPress Superstar: at least three years of experience building highly available / scalable WordPress websites in an enterprise environment
  • Experience leading a development team, in either managerial or engineering leadership position
  • Deep understanding of HTML, CSS, and other software languages used for web and mobile web development (i.e. HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript)
  • Strong knowledge of web server technologies (i.e. Apache) and web proxies (i.e. Varnish)
  • Strong knowledge of Amazon Web Services inclusive of Lambda, S3 and other micro-services
  • Knowledge of Content Delivery Networks (i.e. Akamai) and CI/CD stack
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field required

  • Associated topics: business analysis, business systems analyst, consult, consultant, customer, information technology consultant, marketing, sales, sap, support analyst

    Launch your career - Upload your resume now!

    Upload your resume

    Loading some great jobs for you...