|Job Category||Information Technology|
|Application Deadline||April 23, 2021|
|Experience Required||4 years|
|Job Duration||6 months|
Our client is looking for a Developer – Intermediate to work in Ottawa.
Converting multiple WordPress single sites into a WordPress multisite environment. The conversion will also address PHP version updates as the hosting transitions onto a Kubernetes based platform.
Sufficient technical ability to deliver on the following project requirements over a maximum 6-month period
Ability to plan and lead the migration of 7 existing single WordPress instances into the same WordPress multisite environment including:
-Analyze and carry out code conversion related to PHP versions – 5.3 to 7.4
-Converting theme-specific functionality into site-specific plugins with unit tests.
-Address how custom user roles should convert into common multisite roles.
-Database/content migration activities
Facilitate and execute environment performance testing.
Support the end-user community during UAT and post-cutover stabilization period.
Prepare post-transition support guides for application support teams.
Start date ASAP
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES
3+ years using WordPress application framework for theme/plugin development
Familiarity with upgrade paths & efforts between PHP 5.3 and PHP 7.4
Familiarity with git and git-flow based development models.
2+ years working with WordPress multisite environments including demonstrated
ability to migrate single site environments.
1+ years working with Gravity Forms, its certified partner add-ons and related plugins
Ability to communicate effectively in different technical contexts
Ability to complete the tasks mentioned in the Duties section.
Nice to have:
1+ years working with a Docker/Kubernetes based deployment landscape
Familiarity with Jenkins CI/CD or OpenShift (K8S) container platform
LOCATION OF WORK
The job will be remote initially. Ottawa and Toronto candidates can be considered.
HOURS OF WORK
37.5 hours per week.
Candidate must have a Security Clearance of Reliability level and can provide 2 professional references to contact prior to review.
To apply, send your resume to: