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WordPress Plugin Developer

Buffalo, NY 14221 | Work from home flexibility

Posted: 12/27/2022 Type: Full Time Category: Creative/Design Job Number: BHS0722-1 Pay Rate: $60,000 - $70,000 per year

Job Description

Are you a WordPress guru who can build sites in your sleep? 

Have you built custom plugins for WordPress that you are super proud of?

Do you think of technical problems as fun puzzles to solve?


If this is you, we need to talk! 

Haley Marketing is a digital marketing and technology company serving the staffing industry (actually, we’re the biggest in the world in this niche). We are growing our team and need someone who is not afraid to share ideas and take ownership for creating real value for our clients while working within time constraints and budget. As a WordPress Plugin Developer with our team, you will be poised to make an immediate impact and you will never be bored! 

How will you make an impact?  

In this role, you will help our creative team elevate our development quality. From leveraging new trends in technology to troubleshooting and resolving technical issues, you’ll be part of a team that handles web development, UX/UI design, email programming, video production and everything in-between for our internal and external clients. 

Ultimately, by helping staffing companies present their content and jobs to earn employers and job seekers, your work will result in putting a lot of people into new careers! 

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Building WordPress sites using Elementor page builder, ensuring that client’s goals are met, and the end-result not only has perfect fit and finish, but also converts visitors to prospects and candidates 
  • Optimizing site performance and ensuring sites are compliant  
  • Developing WordPress themes and plugins, integrating APIs, and implementing marketing automation 
  • Becoming the "go to" person for diagnosing and resolving technical issues related to websites, plugins, and our core products.
  • Being a team player who is willing and able to step up to help others on the team with challenges, whether it be with web development, email programming, video production, design challenges, or other creative work – while modeling and living Haley Marketing’s core values. 

Job Requirements

Minimum requirements  

  • Technical Competencies – Expert with PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, WordPress, Elementor 
  • Experience with RESTful API’s and Postman, WordPress API.  Nice to have: experience with angular, go, python or Perl.
  • Ability to solve challenges and troubleshoot technical issues; getting to the root of the issue, not just fixing symptoms
  • Clean, concise, functional code – able to provide examples of own work
  • Strong conceptual thinking – able to develop creative concepts to fit business goals – and exceed client expectations 
  • Extraordinary organizational skills – being able to manage multiple client projects, organized work files, and manage time to keep organized and focused on priorities 
  • Proven ability to complete production on time and within project budgets 
  • And team fit matters a LOT to us! 

The best candidates…  

  • Are passionate about functional design and development with 5+ years’ experience  
  • Embrace change and continual improvement  
  • Have a willingness to grow, learn, and challenge yourself 
  • Demonstrate a positive can-do attitude and live life without drama 

At Haley Marketing, we live by six core values. You can check them out here: If our values resonate with you, then it’s time to Apply Now! 

Additional Information

What Else Do We Offer? 

Great projects, great clients, great co-workers, and no, we're not biased at all. We offer a strong compensation package that includes health insurance, 401K with match, profit sharing, and NO micro-management. We also have a terrific, casual culture where your opinion and ideas matter!

And yes, we are a REMOTE FIRST company.
(Must be U.S.-based and not all states are eligible for our remote team).


Ready to join the largest marketing firm serving the global staffing and recruiting industry? If you have what it takes to be a successful WordPress Plugin Developer with Haley Marketing, we can't wait to hear from you.

Meet Your Recruiter

Becca Searns
Director of Creative Services

Growing up in an entrepreneurial family where marketing was discussed over dinner every evening, it is only natural for Becca Searns to bring her design talents home to Haley Marketing. Becca ensures the quality of Haley Marketing creative services. She also oversees the design and user experience for Haley Marketing products. Becca graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology with a BFA in New Media Design and an MBA. She jumped right out of school into a program called Remote Year. Spent the first four months as a freelance designer making ends meet to pay the bills and travel the world.

Fast forward, she's successfully traveled and worked remote for nearly three years. Becca now combines what she learned from design and business school with more practical knowledge and experience gained starting her club hockey team in college and three years of long-term international travel to provide world-class, easy and affordable creative solutions for the staffing and recruiting industry.

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