Senior WordPress Backend Developer
Modern Tribe, the company behind The Events Calendar, is looking for a Senior Backend Developer with advanced WordPress experience to join our product team. Do you have a near encyclopedic knowledge of what was included in the last few major WordPress releases? Could you go toe to toe in a WordPress coding standard battle? Do you dream in WordPress? We want to meet you!
The Backend developer gig at Modern Tribe will offer you the opportunity to become a leader within our tribe. You will be helping to build and inspire an awesome dev team working on innovative and large scale WordPress installations. We are looking for a backend developer that is already actively working in the WordPress website and plugin development field. You need to be up to speed and knowledgeable about the most recent releases and standards of WordPress. We want you to be as excited and as passionate as we are about what we are creating with the platform.
Experienced WordPress developers only
Strong communication skills
Experience working as part of a remote team
Strong organizational skills
A methodical approach to all tasks
Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time and complete tasks in a timely manner
Ability to prioritize workloads and meet deadlines
Ability to work remotely with little-to-no supervision is a must
Excited to be part of a team with the potential for a long term relationship
Fluent English speaker
Knowledge & Experience
As a Senior WordPress Backend Developer at Modern Tribe, some of your key responsibilities will be:
Improve our internal tools, libraries and standards
Pay range is between $50-$80 US per hour commensurate with qualifications and experience looking for both FT and contract. The gig is about 15-20 hours per week of work on the contract side. This is a one time contract position, though we are always seeking longer relationships with kick-ass people.
Given the nature of this role, we’re exclusively seeking applicants located in North America who have a perfect command of the English language. Please do not apply if you are not totally fluent in English or are located / work outside of traditional U.S. business hours.