Wordpress Developer

$37,000 - $89,000 yearly
  • Firefly Engagement
  • Anthem, Phoenix, AZ, USA
  • May 01, 2022
Full time Consultant Design Marketing Media-Journalism Telecommunications

Job Description


This Wordpress Developer role will work with an energetic team that is responsible for delivering web sites for Firefly Engagement clients. You will be part of a growing and collaborative team that is developing responsive and engaging sites, with an eye towards site design, optimization and usability across multiple distribution channels (web, email and social) and multiple platforms (phone, tablet and desktop). The role requires the blending of numerous content types (text, graphics, images, audio and video) to help create an immersive and enjoyable digital experience for our audiences. You must have strong communication skills to work across the Firefly Engagement organization including content development, marketing, finance (AdOps/AdTech) and our executive team.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a strong attention to detail, a passion for the truth and a meticulous approach to the work. We want people that are passionate about what we stand for. The story and values and mission of Firefly Engagement, may be found on our about page.


  • Front-end web development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Back-end web development (WordPress, PHP, MySQL)


  • Requirements:
    • No vaccine requirements
    • 2-5 years of web development experience
    • Proficiency in Wordpress in building custom themes or plugins
    • 1+ years of agile development methods
    • Solid knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP and Javascript
  • Desired:
    • Familiarity with Linux
    • Ability to troubleshoot & maintain legacy code and sites
    • Familiarity with industry web standards and good time-management abilities
    • “Can do” attitude with a flexible mindset to solve complex problem
    • Ability to migrate/move a WordPress website from one server to another
    • Working knowledge of Cloudflare
  • Additional Expectations:
    • Able to easily understand existing code and write clean, clear, fast new code
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Be a continuous learner and desire to help others learn
    • Enjoy having fun…bonus points for interest in Magic the Gathering, D&D, Destiny online, or Nintendo 64 games
    • Understanding of the values and the mission of Firefly Engagement and willing to promote and uphold these both at work and with potential partners, readers, and subscribers (https://fireflyengagement.com/values-and-mission/)

About the Company:

Firefly Engagement is a rapidly growing professional services company specializing in ad technology and other publisher services. We handle everything from the website to ads to the publisher's distribution channels. We believe in a high touch holistic approach where we partner with our clients and share in their success. Firefly Engagement Services is a subsidiary of Liftable Media Inc.

Company Perks:

We value company culture and hold it to a high standard. For this reason, we try to make work a fun, relaxed, and highly productive environment. Therefore, we offer the following benefits:

  • Healthcare, dental, and vision plans available for full-time employees
  • Flexible PTO for full-time employees
  • Volunteer PTO for full-time employees
  • 401k + company match for full-time employees
  • Modern 30,000 sq. ft. building with an employee lounge, game room, gym and library
  • Casual work environment
  • Walking distance to Anthem businesses and restaurants
  • Monthly catered lunch for the office