Senior Web Developer (WordPress)

Confidential Company - Heliopolis, Cairo

Applicants for
2 open positions
Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
15,000 to 20,000 EGP per month, End of year bonus
Arabic, English
2 open positions
About the Job
  • The Senior Web Engineer/Front End Developer will provide front and backend programming, and design for multiple websites. This position works closely with the operations, marketing, and IT departments in developing and maintaining the company’s web-based resources as well as providing support for special projects.
  • As Senior Front End Software Developer, you will help build and enhance responsive websites and ecommerce properties. You’ll create engaging user experiences and push the limits of what customers expect from a modern website. We are small enough to move quickly while enjoying the stability that comes with having a portfolio of successful clients.
  • You build sophisticated UI technology that works seamlessly on mobile devices as well as desktop. Your passion for creating distinctive products and your personal pride in building beautiful custom user interfaces.
  • We strongly believe that results trump effort, so the job you do matters more than the time spent. If you're highly motivated and want to work with a close-knit team that loves solving challenges, we'd love to talk to you.
  • Maintain and develop both front and backend of clients websites and special projects
  • Write quality code and document code properly including comments within code base
  • Lead in creation and design of user interfaces and experiences (UX/UI)
  • Apply established corporate branding specifications to ensure work meets corporate guidelines
  • Work independently, prioritize and solve problems proactively
  • Focus on multiple deadlines and deliverables in a high paced environment
  • Think abstractly (out-of-the-box approach)
  • Work with multiple levels of leadership
Job Requirements
  • Think abstractly (out-of-the-box approach)
  • Work with multiple levels of leadership
  • Be a team player with strong communication skills, that is also comfortable with presenting their ideas to senior leadership
  • Problem-solve and troubleshoot
  • Maintain a good understanding of Digital and Inbound Marketing principals
  • Provide creative input and support through various stages of the design/development process as a member of the creative/development team
  • Effectively communicate project requests and proactively report issues, progress, and recommendations to supervisor and/or project leaders
  • Utilize SEO best practices from a content and development stand point
  • Utilize Google Analytics to enhance and optimization usability of corporate website
  • Respond quickly to new project requests and changing priorities, while still maintaining established design and production standards
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with project team members, and vendors through positive, team-oriented, and service conscious behavior
  • Maintain excellent time management, and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Assist with pulling and preparing reports from company’s web-based properties (CRM, Website, Etc.)
  • Attend conferences, meet-ups and user groups to stay up to date with advances in technology

Web Programming (Back-End)

  • Strong knowledge of PHP, .NET, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, XHTML, XML, CSS3 & XSLT
  • Experience in developing on the WordPress CMS platform
  • Attention to detail and thorough QA testing is a must
  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts and technologies
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Web/Graphic Design (Front-End)

  • Solid web interface (UI/UX) design skills with understanding of implementing CSS effectively
  • Strong graphic design skills, visual style and understanding of layout, typography and color theory
  • Strong understanding of responsive/adaptive mobile design and development principles
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Atom, Sublime, and InVision

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in Web development
  • 4+ years of experience in developing on the CMS platforms
  • Excellent written, verbal communication, and code documentation skills
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science related) or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Atom, Subli: 1 year (Required)
  • Developing on the CMS platforms: 4 years (Required)
  • Strong knowledge of PHP, .NET, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, X: 1 year (Required)
  • Web Development: 5 years (Required)
  • .NET: 2 years (Required)

Desired, but not Required:

  • Knowledge of HIPPA guidelines and compliance in IT
  • Knowledge of SQL Server
  • Knowledge of ADA and WCAG 2.0 web requirements and guidelines