Full Stack Developer (WordPress)

Posted: 2 months ago

The Engineer will be responsible for developing new features and extending existing features of our web applications. The engineer will also be required to understand all aspect of our platform including front end and backend technologies; develop high quality code, write unit tests, database queries, and conform to the latest best practices.
Collaborate with product and design teams to iterate and implement new features
Proven understanding of project tracking and Agile development methodologies.
Actively contribute to codebase
Breakdown tasks
Participate in Sprint Planning

Required Skills:
• Must have 5+ years of professional full stack development using JavaScript, PHP, WordPress
One year of experience in nodeJS, Express, jQuery, REST api's, Gulp and/or WebPack
One year of expereince in relational or NoSQL databases such as MongoDB. Experience with both relational and NoSQL is a big plus.
Must have at least a year of experience in one of popular agile practice, such as, Kanban, XP, TDD or Scrum.
Must have experience with some open source tools/frameworks for Agile processes such as Jenkins.
Exposure to build application services on Amazon cloud services (AWS) or other cloud environments.
Eager to engage in a whiteboard discussion on any topic
Experience developing responsive web applications for a range of devices and browsers is a strong plus
• Must be located in the tri-state area
Nice to Have
• Experience with React is a huge plus.
• Understanding of AWS + Docker deployment strategies.
• A GitHub or BitBucket account with a pet project or two.
• Experience with CSS, SASS
• Experience with Selenium is a plus
• Experience with high traffic, consumer facing websites.