Overview

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Programming, developing, website coding, and producing data-driven web applications, websites using WordPress and WooCommerce
  • Collaborate with designers, developers, and project managers on client projects
  • Consult with clients as needed
  • Contribute to the development of the misc. company special projects
  • Manage your own time & development between multiple projects & clients to meet deliverables
  • Follow and contribute to our internal standards
  • Keep up on the latest trends and best practices in web development
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

This role is primarily to be more of a backend/application developer within WordPress and WooCommerce. Although frontend development is not the primary scope of the role, strong familiarity and flexibility to work within the frontend is essential.

  • Understanding of eCommerce
  • Must have a thorough understanding of common workflows and best practices for maintaining version control using Git
  • Ability to work with complex sets of data and perform data migrations using both import tools and APIs
  • Excellent working knowledge of connecting applications through the use of APIs
  • Working knowledge of basic PHP and MySQL
  • An understanding of programming security best practices
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML, CSS and JS
  • An understanding of front-end optimization techniques for performance

Preferred but not required:

  • Experience with WooCommerce and WordPress
  • Knowledge of usability / user experience design
  • Familiarity with issues in web design & development and accessibility
  • Familiarity with using command line tools on Linux servers
  • Involvement in the open source community

REQUIREMENTS

  • 3+ years of web development with samples of work aligned to job qualifications & skills
  • Previous development firm/agency experience preferred
  • U.S.-based

BENEFITS

Inverse Paradox has a great team, competitive pay, offers exceptional benefits, a casual work environment, and plenty of perks like locally roasted coffee to get through the day, and fridge stocked with beer for when you’re wrapping up.

  • Start with 10-days of PTO
  • 12 closed days for company holidays
  • 100% paid employee healthcare including vision & dental
  • SimpleIRA with employer contribution
  • Flexible working schedule with ability to work remote
  • Opportunities for paid industry/events & conferences

About Inverse Paradox

Inverse Paradox is a Philadelphia-based team of designers, developers and professionals committed to creating results for our clients. At Inverse Paradox, we know how to create effective designs. We know the Internet, the underlying technology and what it takes to gain meaningful results. But it is our unique ability to manage a project by sharing a journey with our clients that defines our relationship. We firmly believe it takes active collaboration rooted in honesty and mutual education to have a successful project.

For over 15 years, Inverse Paradox has worked with a wide variety of companies in diverse industries with varying levels of eCommerce requirements. From small businesses needing a solution to supplement their brick-and-mortar store to large scale retailers and wholesalers with complex B2C and B2B needs, Inverse Paradox has delivered solutions achieving the ROI necessary for these businesses to scale.