About the job Web Development Intern
Who is Zaka?
At Zaka, we aim to be an inclusive guide for organizations into Artificial Intelligence. We strongly believe in the power of AI and in enabling organizations to find the perfect AI fit for their needs. This field is growing at a fast pace, and we believe today is a great day to jump at the opportunity of getting your business started with this technology.
Our mission at Zaka is to give out extensive education and consultancy on AI so we can develop this sector in the local community and abroad. We use the expertise and knowledge we amassed to consult big enterprises on how to implement AI properly to drive more revenue and success.
Zaka is currently seeking a Wordpress/Web Development intern to join our technical team. This internship will include developing a new wordpress site, implementing designs and technical changes. The candidate should have a strong understanding of Wordpress when using the platform and while fixing performance issues.
Start Date: Immediate
Terms of Hire: 3 to 6 months
Responsibilities and Duties
Wordpress and theme optimization
Integrating and modifying plugins
Establishing the website architecture
Analyzing the performance of an existing Wordpress Site
Responsible for website integration with measurement and monitoring tools
Coordinate finalized solution with Project Lead
- Complete projects while ensuring that the solutions meet all company standards and receive final approval
Experience required: 0 to 2 years
Bachelor's Degree in related field: Engineering, Computer Science
Proven experience in web programming (preferably Wordpress)
Good understanding of front-end and back-end technologies
Willingness to learn and take on new development challenges
Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process
Ability to take ownership of work, including asking for support when needed
Ability to work in an environment with ambiguous and changing requirements
- Ability to communicate and collaborate on diverse teams across skill levels and subject knowledge
- Ability to adapt and manage tasks efficiently
We are looking for an individual who
Is available to work for a duration of 3 to 6 months (with probability of extension)
Has the drive to learn and self-improve
Has good time management skills and ability to work with deadlines
Is a great team player, but also able to work on projects autonomously
Is intrigued about the field of Artificial Intelligence
Is keen on sharing knowledge and getting things done
Why work with Zaka?
We are on a mission to build a vibrant AI ecosystem in the MENA region and placing the MENA on the global AI map! Being part of our team, you will get access to the following benefits:
Gain expertise in Artificial Intelligence
Flexible working hours
An environment of continuous learning
Being part of an enthusiastic and hardworking team
Relaxed and professional atmosphere