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Senior WordPress Developer – NYC or Remote

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King & Partners – create, transform and grow exceptional brands.

The Senior WordPress Developer will be responsible for implementing and upholding best practices across all design projects across the agency while also leading more junior developers on the tech team.

General responsibilities for a Senior WordPress Developer will include overseeing the work of team members and potentially external developers, weighing in on any project blockers, partnering with account managers to resolve issues and providing guidance wherever needed, assisting with deployments and researching and exploring new integrations, tools and code reviews.

This person will work alongside other developers and ultimately report to King & Partners’ technical leadership team, which includes the Chief Technology Officer, Technical Director and Director of Technical Operations.



Serve as the primary tech lead on appointed projects and delegate tasks as needed.

Provide general guidance on best practices, deployment processes, technical strategy and estimating scope.

Assist with research and discovery on preferred 3rd party applications with approval from leadership.

Help determine the tech stack or framework during early stages of development for new projects.

Ensure consistency, enforce processes and uphold quality across all project engagements.

Act as a consultant to account managers, tech project managers, and new business teams; advise on technical feasibility around requirements and provide creative technical solutions or workarounds to business problems, i.e. timeline estimates and resourcing decisions – delegating to proper individuals as needed.

Join key client calls – i.e. kickoff calls, handoff calls, etc. – or otherwise appoint a project lead to oversee high-level details and implementation.

Manage and update the Knowledge Base wikis and project templates.

Assist with onboarding new team members.



5+ years of experience developing enterprise-level web applications

Expertise with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Templating Languages (i.e. Liquid, Twig, etc.)

Deep understanding of HTML5 (new semantics and JavaScript APIs, ES6, CSS3, WebGL, etc)

Experience in client-facing role or discussing requirements with new business teams and clients about new projects

Demonstrated success in troubleshooting with and assisting developers when they are blocked in development

Expertise with Git/Version Control

Strong understanding of front-end performance optimization techniques

Demonstrated ability to transform designs (e.g. Figma, Sketch, Zeplin, Invision) into pixel perfect code

Strong understanding of cross-browser compatibility and responsive design

Strong understanding of browser performance optimization

Excellent communication skills

Understanding of SEO best practices

Experience developing in Headless architectures (particularly Vue/Nuxt)



A fun, creative and collaborative work environment
Flexible office / remote working
Medical, dental, vision
401K plus company matching
15 vacation days, 5 sick days
$1,000 wellness stipend



The compensation range for this position is between $90,000 – $130,000. The salary will commensurate with the candidate’s overall work experience.

At King & Partners, we believe in having a diverse team of talented and experienced individuals that constantly question how we can do things differently and how we can do things better. We are an equal opportunity employer who believes in the power of diversity and designing a workplace that embraces a myriad of perspectives.