What You’ll Do Here
Be An Engaged Team Member
Contribute to estimations for all tickets in the backlog and participate in Backlog Grooming, Sprint Planning, and Sprint Review Meetings
Adhere to Agile SCRUM Methodologies and organizational processes
Be a candid, respectful, and supportive teammate and leader
Work closely and collaboratively with others to develop solutions
- Share your knowledge and expertise with your colleagues
Champion Engineering Best Practices
Review and write unit, integration, and regression tests when appropriate
E2E testing and frameworks such PHPUnit, QUnit, and Mocha
Conduct architectural peer reviews for code created by other engineers
Set up build and test environments as well as deploying code
Setting up CI/CD workflows with Travis CI or Github Actions
- Implement standard Docker local development environments
Write Secure, Performant, Scalable Code
Develop custom WordPress plugins for use at enterprise scale
Object Oriented Programming
Create custom React.js based Gutenberg Blocks
Utilize WordPress technologies like WP-CLI and the WP-REST-API
Build on SQL and NoSQL Databases
- Transpile ES6 to ES5 using Babel
Package management tools like NPM and Composer
Employ build tools like Gulp, Grunt, WebPack, Rollup etc.
- Debugging across a wide range of browsers and devices
What Success Looks Like
Delivery of quality code, on time, and as estimated
Collaborative and effective communication across global time zones and cultures
Proactive approach to learning, growth, and sharing
Having the trust and confidence of your teammates
- Leading by example and treating others with respect
Payscale & Benefits
Trust and support from your colleagues (we look out for each other and work together towards our shared goals and vision)
The rewards of a highly collaborative culture (we’re a team, not a working group)
The joys of remote work done right (schedule flexibility, skip the commute, more time for family and interests outside of work)
The chance to play an important part in helping XWP achieve its full potential and make a meaningful difference for our clients, team members and the open web.
A starting salary range of USD $85,000 - $110,000 with an earning potential up to $125,000. Starting contractor rates of $50 - $65 per hour USD, with an earning potential of up to $75 per hour over the course of time in this role.
- Unleash+ allowance of $2,500 per year to enrich your life, and other benefits.
XWP is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all team members.
Are you intrigued?
Apply now (link below) and tell us about yourself, what this role will mean to you, and why you are who we want to work with.
If you are not the one we are looking for, please share this with anyone you know who might be!