Front-End WordPress Developer


Wingard is seeking a candidate to fill the role of in-house Front-End WordPress Developer. Wingard is a Jacksonville-based creative agency that has been recognized by the Jacksonville Business Journal as one of the “Best Places to Work,” as well as one of the “50 Fastest-Growing Companies” in the region. The right candidate for this position will have a passion for creating and developing functional, responsive, and beautiful WordPress websites.

Position Details

  • Front-End WordPress Developer
  • In-house only, remote applicants and contractors not considered
  • Full-time, salaried (commensurate with experience)
  • Immediate opening

Job Duties

  • Creation of user-friendly custom WordPress themes
  • Development of WordPress sites using page builder plugins such as Divi and WPBakery 
  • Development of new features for existing WordPress sites
  • Maintenance of existing WordPress sites, including updating themes and plugins
  • Working with internal teams to keep projects on time and on budget


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Familiarity with PHP development
  • Good understanding of responsive web design
  • Familiarity with front-end frameworks such as Foundation or Bootstrap
  • Experience creating WordPress templates and child themes
  • Comfortable building WordPress sites using purchased themes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and highly organized team player
  • Proficient in Mac computer systems
  • Basic understanding of SEO, SEM, and digital advertising strategies
  • Experience with Advanced Custom Fields a plus
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks, such as AngularJS and React, a plus


The successful applicant will be eligible to receive the following benefits:

  • Company-sponsored health care plan, which includes health, dental, vision, and short-term disability coverage
  • Extensive PTO program, which includes five health and wellness days per year for all employees and flex days to support work/life balance
  • Company-matched SIMPLE retirement plan 
  • Company-paid networking and professional development opportunities
  • Flexible, casual office with free snacks, beverages, and Friday happy hours!

We expect the right candidate to be willing and able to sign our company non-disclosure and non-compete policies, and that nothing would prevent you from working with us and dedicating your full-time attention to Wingard. Wingard is a fast-paced, exciting, nimble, entrepreneurial, and generally pretty fun place to work.

Please submit resumé, cover letter with salary history, and relevant case studies of previous work to, with “Wordpress Developer” in the subject line. Qualified applicants will be asked to complete a capabilities test as part of the interview process.