Junior WordPress Developer

Americaneagle.com is a family-owned web design, development, and digital marketing agency with a passionate belief in the power of technology to positively transform business practices. Our focus is on helping customers grow and achieve success in the digital space. We cover a variety of different industries, including eCommerce, associations & nonprofits, government, healthcare, sports & entertainment, transportation, and more. The company was recently named by Built in Chicago as one of the best places to work and to Inc.com's list of 5000 fastest-growing private companies for the past eight years. We have a team of 750+ employees with over 300 developers.

We're searching for talented WordPress developers to join our team and help us build high-quality, cutting-edge websites. We program in Microsoft ASP.NET/SQL Server, .NET Core, MVC, C#, PHP/MySQL and more. We also work with more recent technologies including automation testing and the latest JS frameworks like React. We work with various CMS systems such as Sitecore, Sitefinity, Kentico, BigCommerce, WordPress, etc. The team will reimburse for certifications and participate in events like hackathons throughout the year.

Our Portfolio Includes:
  • Sports websites such as the Green Bay Packers fan and Hall of Fame sites, United Center, MetLife Stadium, Orange Bowl, and the Pro Football Hall of Fame
  • Food and restaurant websites including Barilla Pasta, Dairy Queen, P.F. Chang's, Naf Naf Grill and Portillo's
  • Mobile apps including Tampa Bay Downs and the Chicago Auto Show
  • Online ticketing portals like Memphis Area Transit Authority and Virginia Railway Express
  • High-revenue ecommerce sites for customers such as Weathertech, Ron Jon Surf Shop, Beretta, Repair Clinic, Soletrader shoes, RDO Equipment, Badgley Mischka
  • Retail sites such as Werner Ladder, and TimberTech Decking
  • Travel and logistics websites like Chicago Transit Authority and Golden Gate Bridge
  • More sites can be found on our website: https://www.americaneagle.com/projects
Partnerships & Awards:
  • WordPress VIP Partner
  • Sitecore Platinum Partner with over 25 Sitecore MVP Awards and finalist for 2021 nominee for Partner of the Year
  • Salesforce Registered Consulting Partner
  • BigCommerce Elite Partner
  • Sitefinity Titanium Partner, winner of the last 3 Partner of the Year awards and winner of 3 Sitefinity Websites of the Year awards for 2021
  • OroCommerce Silver Soultions Partner and 2021 Oro Brilliance Trailblazer
Responsibilities & Requirements:
  • 3+ years of experience with PHP and WordPress 
  • Using the latest technologies to construct new sites and applications
  • Using optimizing and performance monitoring tools like AppDynamics and New Relic
  • Communicating with our clients to make sure our design matches their requirements
  • Assisting our Web Operations team with deployments
  • Team members will be able to sharpen their skills in instructor led trainings and lunch and learns
  • Optimizing database queries and handling large amounts of data
  • Following SOLID design principles
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
Recommended Skills:
  • Experience in newer JS libraries such as React
  • Someone with a passion for programming, technology and who is always looking to learn more and improve
  • SQL Server or MySQL knowledge
  • Practical understanding of Git and Gitflow processes
Americaneagle.com provides its employees with an energetic work environment and opportunities to further develop their skills. Our dedication to growing our development team is how we can produce excellent sites and applications for our clients. We do all of this while maintaining a family value focus and pushing for a good work-life balance. We offer a generous compensation and benefits package.


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