Job Opportunities

Valador supports professional growth by creating an environment for our employees to think creatively, be challenged, and develop solutions together.

WordPress Developer

Valador has an immediate opening for a WordPress Developer. We are looking for a qualified WordPress developer to join our Engineering team. You will be working with our engineers to develop and maintain high quality WordPress websites and back-end services.

As a WordPress Developer, you will contribute to a variety of work including theme and plugin development, back-end services, web services, web development and maintenance of existing sites. This position is located in Herndon, Virginia. The WordPress Developer will provide support to the tasks listed below, including, but not limited the following:

Responsibilities:

  • Support the entire application life-cycle (concept, design, test, release and support)
  • Produce fully functional WordPress sites and back-end services writing clean code
  • Gather specific requirements and suggest solutions
  • Write unit and UI tests to identify malfunctions
  • Troubleshoot and debug to optimize performance
  • Design interfaces to improve user experience
  • Liaise with Product development team to plan new features
  • Ensure new and legacy applications meet quality standards
  • Research and suggest new WordPress solutions and protocols
  • Stay up-to-date with new technology trends

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Proven work experience as a WordPress developer
  • In-depth knowledge of WordPress, PHP, jQuery, AJAX, Restful Web Services and SQL
  • Familiarity with OOP design principles
  • Excellent analytical skills with a good problem-solving attitude
  • Ability to perform in a team environment
  • US Citizenship required

Valador is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer by choice.

If you are interested in joining Valador’s high-performance team, please submit your resume to: http://valador.appone.com

Valador is committed to work life balance and offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition assistance, 401K and more.

 

 

About Valador

Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Valador, Inc. is a Verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business that delivers powerful solutions for collecting, maintaining, visualizing, and protecting its clients’ information. The company focuses on four key business areas — Modeling and Simulation, Information Assurance, Management Consulting, and Software Engineering. It employs innovative solutions such and the use of 3D immersive visualization to address its clients’ complex challenges, such as decision support, strategic planning, risk management, safety and reliability, assessment of alternatives, and information security.

For more information visit our website at www.valador.com.