SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER (WORDPRESS)

As a Senior Software Developer, you will use your problem-solving skills to write well designed, testable, and efficient code.
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As a Senior Software Developer, you will use your problem-solving skills to write well designed, testable, and efficient code. Together with your team, you will architect new website features and help maintain our existing high-traffic websites.

You’re passionate about building scalable products, adhering to high quality coding standards and being part of a culture that promotes learning and sharing while respecting work-life balance. You enjoy autonomy, and you will have the option to work remotely and/or from our Bedford office.

IS THIS ROLE RIGHT FOR ME?

To be perfect for this position, you will need to:

  • Work closely with team members to build new websites and website features in diverse markets and tech stacks;
  • Participate in code reviews and knowledge sharing such as pair programming;
  • Attend regular sprint activities such as standups, grooming and retrospectives;
  • Work closely with our product, graphic design, SEO and business teams to incubate ideas and then execute to make those ideas a reality;
  • Code website front-end user interfaces in a combination of HTML, CSS and JS;
  • Code website content management back-ends and user-facing application logic;
  • Work with our Quality Assurance team to help automate website and application testing and repetitive development tasks;
  • Collaborate with other development team members and other departments to drive innovation and help define internal standards;
  • Participate in self-directed learning, tech groups and workshops to learn new technologies and expand knowledge.

WHAT QUALIFICATIONS DO I NEED?

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • 5+ years Professional Software or Website Development experience;
  • Experience building websites in WordPress using custom theme and custom plugin development;
  • Experience using WordPress methodologies including, but not limited to: custom post types, custom taxonomies, WP Query, shortcodes, Advanced Custom Fields, etc.;
  • Experience with configuring WordPress to support multiple languages/locales;
  • Experience coding in PHP (object-oriented programming, dependency management, templating engines);
  • Experience in front-end web technologies like HTML, CSS, JS;
  • Proficiency with Unix-based systems and using CLIs;
  • Knowledge of how to interact with APIs;
  • Experience with database language and structure, such as MySQL;
  • Proficiency with code versioning tools, such as git.

Strong consideration will be provided to candidates that also offer the following:

  • Experience with other CMS frameworks, such as Drupal;
  • Experience with Symfony, Laravel or other PHP-based web frameworks;
  • Experience with containerization, e.g. Docker;
  • Experience with modern web application structure, e.g. MVC;
  • Experience with headless CMS development and deployment;
  • Experience with pre-processors such as SASS or task runners such as Gulp or Webpack;
  • Interest in task and testing automation;
  • Experience with common server administration tasks;
  • Experience with website optimization and accessibility;
  • Experience with AWS.

THE RESULTA CULTURE

At resulta you will have the opportunity to work with brilliant, energetic co-workers. The environment is culture-driven, with a casual work atmosphere where technology is revered. Resulta offers a competitive salary, great benefits plan, fitness allowance, and your preferred phone – Android or IOS.

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