We're Hiring an Intermediate Wordpress Developer

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Do you want to change the world? Do you want to be a part of a company that enables direct citizen engagement in important community decisions? Do you want to advance participatory democracy in a friendly, inclusive, decentralized work environment?

We are looking for an experienced Wordpress developer with design skills to support the maintenance and improvement of our Wordpress marketing websites (ethelo.com and ethelo.org).

Ethelo is a social enterprise dedicated to better group decision-making and democracy. We provide a participatory democracy platform used by local governments and other public agencies (in Canada and abroad) to engage citizens in important public decisions.

Ethelo is a mission-oriented, justice-seeking employer. In particular we are welcoming applications from people who can help us create a feminist, anti-racist, LGBTQ friendly workplace that empowers disabled people. This is a full time, remote position with flexible work hours in a distributed workplace with staff who work across 9 time zones.

The role of the Wordpress developer is to:

  • Work with the guidance of the marketing lead to improve the interface and functionality of the Ethelo website
  • Translate design concepts into interactive, multi-device web pages
  • Implement front-end and back-end developments such as themes and security updates
  • Integrate web pages into marketing platforms such as Hubspot
  • Discuss requirements, prototype and document solutions
  • Test developments and fix issues

The successful candidate will:
  • Be an intermediate Wordpress developer, ideally with a minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Develop their working knowledge of CSS, HTML, Javascript
  • Be able to work under pressure
  • Have knowledge of Elementor or similar WYSIWYG tools
  • Use an array of testing technologies
  • Receive technical training and on-the-job training
  • Be an excellent, consistent communicator who asks questions and is accountable
  • Bonus: Experience with Asana, Slack and Hubspot is a plus
Additional requirements and information:
  • Must be under age 30 in order to qualify for the Government of Canada's Digital Skills for Youth hiring grant.
  • Must be a Canadian Citizen or permanent resident in Canada.
  • Must be available for daily team video call each morning (PST).
  • Salary negotiable, commensurate with experience.
  • Deadline to apply is end of day on January 22nd. 
Please submit a resume and cover letter to hiring@ethelodecisions.com.
January 05th, 2021 | | 0 Comments