WordPress Web Developer (Chicago, IL)

SEO Design Chicago’s goal is to help small and medium-sized businesses expand their online presence and increase revenue for their companies. Through the best practices of digital marketing, web development, web analytics, and strategy, SEO Design Chicago takes our clients to the next level.

SEO Design Chicago is seeking an experienced WordPress Developer to assist in client and personal website development, UI/UX optimization, and comprehensive site building. This role supports our growing website development business and team, and reports to the Sr. Web Development Manager. The ideal candidate should be able to thrive in a fluid, fast-paced environment, and has a disciplined approach to testing and quality assurance.

This person will have a strong creative mind and excellent communication skills. This role involves the development of custom WordPress websites to help with client projects. This person will work directly with clients and colleagues to help bring creative ideas to life. We offer a fun and flexible work environment.

The WordPress Web Developer (Chicago, IL) in this position needs to be able to work with many different kinds of people and be able to adapt to a lot of different situations.


  • Develop front-end and back-end for WordPress websites of clients as well as SEO Design Chicago’s personal website
  • Write clean and scalable HTML, CSS, JavaScript code and contribute to front-end style guide
  • Knowledge and proficiency in using a variety of WordPress plug-ins and themes
  • Work with designers and developers to produce responsive front-end experiences that engage visitors and convert them into customers


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Programming or similar field required
  • Minimum of 3+ years experience working with WordPress platform
  • 4-5+ years working with modern technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3 experience
  • 2+ years experience working with Liquid, Java, PHP, JSON, JQuery, XML and AJAX as necessary