We’re Hiring: Architizer Is Seeking a Freelance WordPress Developer to Join Our Team

Architizer is looking for a resourceful freelance Wordpress Developer to make delightful and effective applications for architects in Wordpress.

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Architizer is looking for a smart and resourceful freelance WordPress Developer to make delightful and effective applications for architects in WordPress.  If you’re excited by creating beautiful, consistent, and trustworthy user experiences that scale to millions of architects, we should talk!


  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture.
  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality.
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability.
  • Quickly iterate through any changes required by the team.
  • Enhancing and optimizing custom WordPress themes and plugins.


  • A passion for design and a strong portfolio that can demonstrate your skills.
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development.
  • Working experience with WordPress custom plugins.
  • Working knowledge of building and maintaining custom WordPress themes.
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, pure CSS, pre-processors (e.g. SCSS, SASS, LESS), CSS frameworks such as ZURB Foundation and Bootstrap CSS, JavaScript, ES6 and beyond, and jQuery.
  • Experience with common web compilation and bundling frameworks including Webpack, Babel, and Gulp.
  • Experience building responsive user interfaces for websites and/or web applications across different platforms and browsers
  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial
  • Fluent English.  Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to hit deadlines. 
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented


  • Working knowledge of WP Engine
  • Undergraduate degree in Architecture or deep Architectural knowledge
  • Familiarity with AMP technology

To apply, please email the following to jobs@architizer.com with the email subject line “Freelance WordPress Developer: [YOUR NAME]”:

  • In the email, in lieu of a Cover letter please briefly tell us why you are the right person for this job. Please share relevant experience, insight, and motivation. 
  • An up-to-date resume (either a link or attached as a pdf).
  • An up-to-date portfolio (either as links or attached as a pdf).
  • Your hourly rate 

If your application is shortlisted, you will then be hired for a small project to demonstrate your skills.  If that goes well, we’ll keep working with you going forward!  

About Architizer

Architizer is the largest network for high-end residential, commercial and institutional architecture online, with more than 100,000 projects in our database. We’re currently the go-to site for the world’s leading architects and designers to showcase their work and have an aggressive strategy for continued innovation in online services related to the built environment.

We’re a team of thinkers, creatives, technologists, writers, architects and doers. In the spirit of the architecture field, we approach our objectives with equal parts analysis and creativity. We’re involved both online and offline with architecture and design and collaborate regularly with friends at respected cultural organizations both in New York and globally.

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