- Pay Grade: This position falls within the 45,000 to 70,000 rupees per month pay scale of the company.
- Reporting Person: This position will directly report to the company head.
- Shift Timing: The expected working hours for this position are 10:30 am to 7:30 pm, including multiple tea breaks and a half-hour lunch break.
- Department Name: This position resides in the Web Development department.
- Location: This role is located in New Alipore, Calcutta.
- Job Purpose: As a Senior WordPress Web Developer, your primary role is to ensure the smooth running of client websites. You will work closely with our team to design new landing pages, create websites, and troubleshoot any issues that may arise.
- Job Importance: This role is essential in maintaining the technical health of client accounts, ensuring optimal site performance, and delivering a top-tier customer experience. Your contribution aids in driving more traffic, converting it into leads and bookings, and achieving the clients’ goals.
- Job Significance: Your expertise and dedication can significantly influence the quality of services SEO ORB provides, directly impacting client satisfaction, company reputation, and growth.
- Job Value: This position brings immense value to the company by driving tangible results for clients and maintaining high technical standards, hence contributing to the company’s overall success.
- Contribution: This role’s key contributions include the creation and maintenance of WordPress websites, ensuring technical accuracy. training junior developers, and managing high-value clients.
Website Design and Development:
- Lead the design, development, and deployment of websites for clients in various industries.
- Convert raw images and layouts from a graphic designer into CSS/XHTML themes.
- Design user-friendly and visually appealing websites while focusing on mobile-first design and responsive layouts.
- Test websites for functionality across browsers and devices; troubleshoot and fix issues as they arise.
- Coordinate with high-value clients to understand their business goals and objectives.
- Collaboratively work with clients to create, revise, and maintain an appropriate website design that aligns with their branding and meets their marketing goals.
- Communicate regularly with clients to ensure their needs are being met and to address any questions or concerns.
Search Engine Optimization:
- Apply SEO best practices to increase website visibility and improve search engine ranking.
- Collaboratively work with SEO specialists to integrate SEO strategies into website design and development.
- Regularly review website content and structure for SEO optimization.
- Collaborate with the marketing team to integrate and manage ads within the websites.
- Design and implement tracking systems for online marketing activities, and collaborate with teams to measure and optimize ad performance.
Team Management and Training:
- Mentor and train junior web developers, helping them to enhance their skills and understanding of best practices.
- Delegate tasks and responsibilities to junior developers and oversee their performance to ensure high-quality work.
- Foster a culture of continuous learning and improvement within the development team.
Technological Research and Implementation:
- Stay updated with the latest industry trends, technologies, and advancements in web development.
- Evaluate and implement new systems and infrastructure as needed.
- Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices, and standards.
- Conduct website performance tests and optimize load times.
- Review and test all web projects for usability, performance, and adherence to standards before they go live.
Top 3 Goals
- Increase Website Conversions: Utilize effective web design principles, UX/UI best practices, and data-driven decision-making to enhance website design and functionality, thus improving conversion rates for clients.
- Improve Client Website Performance: Through the application of efficient coding, SEO best practices, and regular performance tests, work towards improving the loading speed, accessibility, and overall performance of client websites.
- Enhance Team Skill Set through Effective Training: By mentoring and providing effective training to junior developers, aim to improve the overall skill set of the development team, thus increasing productivity and quality of output.
- Deadline: Projects must be completed within the set timeframe, considering the dynamic nature of client needs and industry trends.
- Punctuality: SEO ORB values punctuality and adherence to the work schedule, balancing flexibility with commitment.
- Quality: The role demands top-notch technical skills to uphold high standards of website functionality, user experience, and client satisfaction.
- Accuracy: Accuracy is paramount in this role, from writing code to troubleshooting and tracking website performance metrics.
- Hierarchy Level: This is a senior role within the Web Development department.
- Education: A degree in Computer Science or a related field is required.
- Experience: At least 6 years of work experience as a WordPress Web Developer.
- Skills: Exceptional problem-solving skills, strong knowledge of website architecture, and an ability to effectively communicate and liaise with clients.
- Knowledge: Solid understanding of SEO, conversion rate optimization, and website analytics.
- Expertise: Proven expertise in designing, developing, and maintaining WordPress websites.
- Start Time: The workday begins at 10:30 am.
- Finish Time: The workday ends at 7:30 pm.
- Working Hours: This role is expected to work 40-45 hours per week.
- Lunch / Tea Breaks: Multiple tea breaks and a half-hour lunch break are provided throughout the workday.
- Travel Hours: Local candidates preferred who can commute to our New Alipore, Calcutta location within 45 minutes to an hour.
- Location: The role offers a hybrid work arrangement, allowing a mix of remote and in-office work as circumstances dictate.
- Address: 21/5 Sahapur Colony, Block J, Plot 68, 1st Floor, New Alipore, Kolkata 700053
- Competitive salary
- Coverage of related expenses for professional development
- Opportunities for professional development
- Planned Mediclaim, PPF, and paid leave benefits
- Employee assistance programs for personal and professional support
- Company-sponsored training and workshops
- Opportunities for career advancement and growth within the organization
- Performance-based bonuses or incentives
- Lively and jovial work environment with a balance between work and fun
- Casual, relaxed work environment with regular breaks
- Social events and team-building activities
- Travel opportunities for business or conferences
At SEO ORB, we value a lively, jovial atmosphere, a passion for solving real-world challenges, and a commitment to helping small businesses. A potential candidate would thrive in our environment if they share our dedication to continual learning, personal growth, and a long-term career vision.