Overview

Are you a skilled WordPress developer with CSS, HTML and Javascript knowledge? Do you like translating UX ideas from a team of designers and assembling it with code and CMS skills to build an amazing experience for multiple audiences? If so, the Partnership’s Junior WordPress Developer role might be right for you. In this role, you’ll work closely with a talented team of designers, content creators and digital marketers to create enriching user experiences across a multitude of websites. Understanding the entire web development process from development to launch, including design, content creation, development and deployment, with backend knowledge is key to this role.

The Junior WordPress Developer will work as part of an interdisciplinary communications team of marketing, graphic design, social media, editorial, media, and events staff, and as a result should be able to collaborate with others and contribute ideas. This person will also work closely with other Partnership teams and must be able to manage relationships and lead assigned projects from start to finish.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

*Works with the web and design team to design, develop and maintain eight websites in WordPress.
*Manages all major website coding updates and deployments of new webpages and sites.
*Designs and implements new ways to visualize data across our web properties.
*Manages a group of CMS operators to keep websites current day-to-day.
*Works with the design team to translate UX updates into functioning webpages.
*Ensures all deliverables are adequately tested prior to release.
*Troubleshoots, diagnoses and resolves web bugs and issues.
*Collaborates, builds consensus and works constructively with project teams across all phases of development cycles.
*Develops technical briefs and manage production timelines.
*Stays informed of industry best practices.
*Manages multiple projects and priorities simultaneously, under various deadline

About Partnership for Public Service

The Partnership for Public Service is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization with a compelling mission: we are working to help make the federal government a more dynamic, innovative and effective servant of the American people, and we have a great team that helps make it happen.

Our staff is diverse in experience and perspective, but at our core, we share a lot of the same traits. We are mission-driven, creative, collaborative, optimistic and inclusive.*

Our work is strategic, fast-paced and guided by our values:

· Passion for public service and our work toward a more effective government

· People who promote a culture of learning, leadership, collaboration, inclusion and respect

· Persistence to drive change, take strategic risks and deliver results

· Promise to be trustworthy, nonpartisan and fiscally responsible

We hire smart and friendly people who are great at what they do and are good to one another in the process.