WordPress Web Developer


Detailed Job description / requirements:

WordPress Web Developer


The Role:

We are looking for a WordPress Web Developer/Designer to join our fast-growing Nepal team. You will be based in our Kathmandu office, part of a global web/marketing team, with colleagues in Nepal, Singapore and Hong Kong, dedicated to ensuring that the Zegal user experience is unbeatable. You should be very comfortable in a tech startup environment, have a keen eye for detail, with a very high standard of written English.

As part of a small web development team, you will be responsible for building company website pages and maintaining them in line with standard best practices. You will be responsible for CMS admin management as well as the theme files and some custom functionality.

About the company:

Companies that are connected to knowledge, their advisors, and use workflows to run their organisation are smarter and more profitable. Our mission is to make this the new normal for millions of businesses across the globe.

Founded in 2013, Zegal is the fastest growing LegalTech company operating across Asia Pacific and Europe. Today, business users and lawyers across the globe trust Zegal's software to solve legal problems in an affordable and efficient way.

Zegal is led by a talented team of 60 employees and has offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Nepal, and the UK. Zegal has been featured in the New York Times, Forbes, and Huffington Post, and was recently recognised in the South China Morning Post as an emerging LegalTech company in the artificial intelligence space.


  • Create and maintain website pages to the design specifications.
  • Create and maintain theme and page-template files to the design specifications.
  • Create and maintain back-end CMS functionality to support dynamic page designs.
  • Front-end JS with third party APIs to retrieve and update information.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve content and performance issues.
  • Apply responsive, cross-browser, SEO, etc. best practices in FE development.
  • Apply functional and performance best practices in BE development.
  • Reviewing and analyzing the website for areas that can be improved and optimized.

Required Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of WordPress backend and frontend functions.
  • In-depth knowledge of PHP, HTML5, CCS3, jQuery and Javascript.
  • Advanced knowledge of WordPress themes and plugin development.
  • Experience with common plugins such as WPML and ACF.
  • Experience working with Chrome Inspector and Lighthouse.
  • Experience interfacing with WordPress API and MySQL.
  • Ability to work within a team and independently.


  • Good verbal and written proficiency in English is a must.


  • 3+ years experience working with commercial Word Press projects.

Note: Work from home/ work remote is applicable in facilities.

To Apply:

Please send your updated CV at sarmila.machamasee@zegal.com

Job Overview

Category Web Development
Openings 1
Position Type Full Time
Experience 3+ years
Education B.E. in Computer Science
Posted Date 04 Nov, 2022
Apply Before 03 Dec, 2022
City Kathmandu