Work closely with designers and other developers to convert PSDs into Responsive HTML/CSS using a modern CSS Framework (Foundation, Bootstrap, etc)
Expertise creating custom WordPress themes from scratch and starter themes
Comfort with a “local development server to staging to production” workflow
Expertise transferring WordPress websites between hosts, troubleshooting hosting issues
Expertise using custom fields (ACF) & custom post types to build out custom functionality and improve backend ease of use for admins.
An understanding of current SEO best practices
Ability to analyze and optimize a website’s load speed using techniques such as caching, asset minification, CDNs, image optimization, request limiting.
Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and an eye for design
Knowledge of other web programming languages / frameworks / content management systems
Experience configuring add-ons & coding custom solutions for WooCommerce
Working knowledge of the command line for basic server navigation, operations & software installations
Working knowledge of DNS configuration as they pertain to website / service hosting
Experience developing custom solutions with PHP, MySQL outside of WordPress
Ability to build custom functionality into WordPress themes & plugins
Experience using command line Git for version tracking and collaboration with other developers