Material Exchange

WordPress Developer

Are you looking to be part of a proven, funded pioneering start-up that is re-defining the fashion, apparel, and footwear industry? Is it important for you to be part of the next big global tech company that is revolutionizing one of the most pollutive industries in the world through promoting sustainable production practices? Material Exchange is the global virtual Marketplace where data meets innovation in a revolutionary technology platform to transform the materials sourcing process and simplify complex relationships between footwear and apparel brands and material suppliers. Making such a big vision happen can only happen with great talent and we are looking for out-of-the-box thinkers to join our growing international team of industry disruptors. If this is you, we should talk!

WHO WE WANT TO HIRE:

As an experienced WordPress Developer, you will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins.

We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of latest industry trends and content management systems.

MORE ABOUT WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

  1. Designing and implementing new features and functionality;
  2. Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture;
  3. Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS;
  4. Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin;

WHAT YOU BRING:

  • 5+ years’ experience in software development, very good written and verbal communication in English language, a bachelor’s degree;

  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery;

  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications;

  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites;

  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.

  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers;

  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages;

  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML);

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools {{such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial}

WHAT WE OFFER:

We offer the opportunity to join a fast-growing international start-up that is on the leading edge of innovation in materials sourcing. We support our employees with competitive compensation, as well as flexible working hours and remote working capabilities.

We embrace diversity and inclusion, respect and value differences, and appreciate diverse life experiences. We know when people from different backgrounds and points of view work together, we can create significant change and value – for our customers, partners, employees and for the planet.

Interested? Please send us your CV! We will review CVs on an ongoing basis and interviews will be arranged for shortlisted candidates.

Please contact us, include the job title in the subject:

jobs@material-exchange.com

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