Paulo Carvajal, WordPress Developer in Bilbao, Spain
Paulo Carvajal

WordPress Developer in Bilbao, Spain

Member since February 9, 2017
Paulo is a senior front-end and web developer with more than twelve years of experience in WordPress and over twenty years of experience building websites. He is a creative, decisive, and committed professional, always eager to be up to date on his skills and employ them in finding the best solutions for his clients.
Paulo is now available for hire




Bilbao, Spain



Preferred Environment

MacOS, Visual Studio Code, Sublime Text, WordPress

The most amazing... I've built is a responsive multi-language WordPress event site that automatically changes its home depending on the state (pre, during, and post expo).


  • Full-stack Developer

    2021 - 2022
    Gyoza Technology Studio
    • Developed Twilio and Stripe API integrations into WordPress.
    • Built custom themes and plugins for WordPress.
    • Constructed custom Elementor widgets to integrate into WordPress.
    Technologies: WordPress, JavaScript, PHP, APIs, WooCommerce, HTML, Figma
  • CTO and Front-end Developer

    2000 - 2021
    • Managed web projects and scheduled all the tasks that needed to be done to complete the projects.
    • Made prototypes and wireframes and prepared and presented budgets to customers.
    • Developed and deployed websites to their hosting, mostly using WordPress, Apache, and Nginx servers.
    • Transformed, on a regular basis, design layouts to custom themes and developed custom plugins when needed.
    • Built custom plugins and implemented third-party plugins.
    Technologies: jQuery, JavaScript, Sass, CSS, WordPress, PHP, WooCommerce, Figma
  • WordPress Video Channel Developer

    2017 - 2018
    Louisiana Museum Video Channel
    • Created a video playlist utility using JavaScript.
    • Added a save and sharing of video lists utility to be used on social networks.
    • Developed a new WordPress theme based on provided designs.
    • Made customizations to the administration interface.
    • Developed custom fields to add info to each video and show it in the front end.
    • Added custom search and Ajax pagination functionality.
    Technologies: Sass, JavaScript, WordPress, HTML, Sage, Roots
  • Web and Graphic Designer, Trainer, and Teacher

    1997 - 2000
    • Taught graphic and web design theory and tools.
    • Developed static sites in HTML.
    • Developed dynamic sites using ASP and Access.
    Technologies: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, Flash, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe FreeHand, HTML
  • Junior Graphic Designer

    1996 - 1997
    Pool CME
    • Designed graphic elements.
    • Created stationery and flyers.
    • Concepted and designed corporate image and logos.
    Technologies: Adobe FreeHand, Director, Adobe Photoshop


  • Eneperi Restaurant

    I developed this website in WordPress, using JavaScript and Sage 9 base theme, taking care of the responsive design, and creating custom Gutenberg blocks. It was an amazing and delicate design to be put into web technologies.

  • Atxurra Zelaieta Architects

    WordPress, JavaScript, Bourbon, Neat, Responsive, Multilingual

  • Damaso Martinez Jewelers

    Dámaso Jewellers is a design and craftsmanship company that recovers the artisanal origins of fine jewelry. I built the site using a WordPress custom theme, JavaScript, responsive, multilanguage, SCSS, and Bourbon.


  • Languages

    CSS, HTML, CSS3, HTML5, Sass, PHP, JavaScript
  • Platforms

    WordPress, LAMP, Linux, Apache2, WooCommerce, Visual Studio Code
  • Other

    Elementor, Plugins, Theme Development, WordPress Themes, Sage 9, APIs
  • Frameworks

    Bootstrap 3+
  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery, Vue, Vimeo API, Twitter API, Vuex, React, Sage
  • Tools

    Sublime Text, Adobe Photoshop, Figma, Adobe Illustrator, Git, Gulp, Grunt, Terminal, Gutenberg Editor, Roots
  • Storage

  • Paradigms

    Class-based OOP


  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Fine Arts (Audiovisual Specialty)
    1993 - 1999
    University of the Basque Country - Bilbao Bizkaia
  • Technical School Certificate in Audiovisual Media
    1992 - 1995
    IES Erandio Tartanga - Erandio Bizkaia

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