Need a backend ninja to help with some on-demand issues for a new project.
1) Connecting our WP front end to an external API to display 90 product ratings inside the elements for a partner logo grid.
2) Assisting with creation and implementation of front end AJAX search filters for various elements - one thing that would really help is if you are familiar with the concept of implementing FacetWP to create AJAX style filters on the front end for posts.
3) Helping with random backend development issues as they arise.
Context: our client's previous developers built their last site in 2010 with a crazy amount of hardcoding PHP which is completely not user friendly for the marketing team, etc to manage. We want to streamline this entire process and make it super user friendly without relying on hardcoding anything if possible.