Backend Web Engineer (PHP)

Senior
Remote

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This company is a leading web agency focused on the strategy, design, and development of web solutions for enterprise clients. They like to emphasize great user experiences and simple content management and do so by creating finely crafted websites & tools for content creators, making a better web for all.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities: - Develop complex WordPress plugins and/or themes primarily using PHP. - Mentor engineers and provide code reviews. - Drive strategy and lead back end technical vision for large projects. - Leverage WordPress APIs and extend the WordPress admin experience. - Solve complex problems in simple ways. - Solve bugs and address client issues in a fast-paced environment. - Juggle current projects with incoming tasks. - Respond directly to clients courteously and clearly. - Solve client challenges with understanding and empathy. - Test solutions across multiple browsers and platforms in a local testing environment. - Deploy changes to live servers. - Assist in the remediation, enhancement, and maintenance of client sites. Requirements: * At least five years experience in back end focused web development. * Intermediate or expert skills in: PHP, JavaScript, React.js, jQuery, WordPress, HTML, CSS. * Ability to expertly debug performance and caching issues. * Code portfolio. Link us to your GitHub account, upload a .zip, or both. * Experience using Git. * Ability to setup a local environment for testing PHP code. ** Proficiency in verbal and written English. ** Ability to communicate professionally with technical and non-technical colleagues and clients.

Notes

Only candidates from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Uruguay

Intermediate or advanced spoken English is required for ALL opportunities. If you can't speak English yet, please keep practicing and apply in the future.

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