WordPress Web Developer/Designer


Detailed Job description / requirements:

WordPress Web Developer/Designer


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 the contents of the CMS as well as the theme and page-template files.

Optional back-end development experience will be valued and applied in the development of additional functionality and platform optimisation. Optional web design experience will be valued and applied in the mocking up of design briefs and suggestions of on-going design improvements.

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.
  • Interface 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 interfacing with WordPress API and MySQL.
  • Experience with common plugins such as WPML and ACF.
  • Experience working with Chrome Inspector and Lighthouse.
  • Ability to work within a team and independently.


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


  • 2+ years experience working with commercial WordPress projects.

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

To Apply:

Please send your updated CV at career@zegal.com

Job Overview

Category Web Designing & Programming, Web Development
Openings 1
Experience 2+ years
Education B.E. in Computer Science, Bachelors in Computer Science
Posted Date 28 Jul, 2021
Apply Before 27 Aug, 2021
City Kathmandu