WordPress Developer | Online Jobs | Optimhire

WordPress Developer

Job Description

WordPress Developers design, implement and manage websites using WordPress, a free, open-source content management system (CMS). They are responsible for both front-end and back-end development — everything from plug-ins to security updates. WordPress Developers establish and guide website architecture, so sites are attractive and user-friendly. They are responsible for WordPress training as well as troubleshooting and resolving website problems for clients and co-workers. WordPress Developers can work for many industries, including graphic design agencies, marketing firms, and computer systems design firms.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, implement and manage websites using WordPress.
  • Collaborate with members of a creative team.
  • Manage front-end and back-end website development.
  • Create WordPress plug-ins and themes.
  • Maintain well-documented, reusable, and transferrable code.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve website problems for clients and co-workers.
  • Stay abreast of new developments in software, trends, and practices.

Education and Background

This position requires an associate or bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer programming, computer science, or a related field. Employers look for job candidates with extensive WordPress experience.

Skills and Competencies

  • Proficiency using WordPress.
  • Expertise in HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery.
  • Experience using debugging tools such as Firebug and Chrome Inspector.
  • Strong understanding of front-end and back-end website development.
  • Keen attention to detail.

Additional Information


  1. Free courses for team members: Lurnweb team members have free access to learn from any of our 200+ courses
  2. Free access to workshops, seminars, and programs by partnered institutions
  3. 5 day work weeks with flexible schedules
  4. Certificate of completion.
  5. Letter of recommendation.

Job Type



Frontend Developers

Backend Developers

Must have Skills

  • WordPress - 1 Years


  • HTML 5 - 1 Years


  • CSS 3 - 1 Years
  • JavaScript - 1 Years

3 - 7 K/Year USD (Annual salary)

Longterm (Duration)

Onsite Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Aishwarya R