1099 Contractor Opening for Digital Nomad

1099 Contractor Opening for Digital Nomad

Part-Time Contractor Performing Dev Ops duties as Webmaster

NO AGENCIES PLEASE, NO SUBCONTRACTING.

PREFERENCE GIVEN TO DIGITAL NOMADS / VAN LIFE FOLKS OR MILITARY VETERANS.

We are seeking a contractor for an ongoing part-time role starting at 5-10 hours per week. Reports directly to Chief Marketing Officer.

The four areas that we need help in are Maintenance & Security, Site Performance (speed/mobile usability), SEO and Adding Content.

We have specific things that need to be done now. Others can wait, hours permitting. This is a long-term, scalable role for the right person.

Must-have:

  • Prior experience providing website maintenance / webmaster duties
  • Reliable internet connection
  • Experience locking down (securing) WordPress from exploits
  • Experience performing weekly & monthly maintenance on a WordPress site, updating plugins etc.
  • Experience with GTM Google Tag Manager
  • Experience using a browser plugin to determine that tags are firing properly
  • Experience setting up recurring site backups using something like Updraft
  • Experience optimizing a WordPress website for page speed and page experience
  • Knowledge of site-side SEO (image optimization/reduction, xml site maps, indexing, title, alt tag updates)
  • Experience with Contact Form 7 and/or Gravity Forms
  • cPanel & hosting experience (WPEngine)
  • Be responsive (within reason) by Slack channel, email & occasional video calls
  • Experience with CloudFlare CDN, other CDN, image cacheing
  • SSH/FTP etc.
  • DNS registry experience
  • Be organized and proactive (identify problems & recommend solutions)
  • Operate relatively autonomously, with minimal management
  • Be a freelancer and not an agency
  • Be the person doing the work (no subcontracting)
  • Be available for a video interview

Nice-to-have:

  • Experience with WordFence or Securi plugins
  • Experience with landing page development, either via WP or an external service like Unbounce
  • Experience working with Canna Theme
  • Experience with Google Analytics, GA4, goals setup, reporting, alerts
  • Experience with Zapier
  • Experience working agile sprints

If this is you, please provide a cover letter of introduction and anything else you’d like us to review for consideration, along with your hourly rate.

Adam Boettiger [email protected]

Thank you!

 

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