Job type full-time
Full job description
You’re a hardworking, full stack wordpress developer who lives and breathes detailed, custom workYou thrive in a fast-paced, creative environment and your top priority is making sure customers have an excellent digital experience.
This position will be an integral part of our web development teamYou’ll be responsible for collaborating with designers and product owners to build and improve our high-performance websites, including our custom member site that provides online educational and coaching experiences for tens of thousands of peopleYou’ll also develop custom wordpress functionality while improving site reliability and security.
As a part of our team, you’ll wear many hats and have the opportunity to help grow and shape the future of our companyThe only limit is your drive, commitment and imagination.
Reading this makes you say, “whoa — that’s me!”:
You’re a skilled front end developer who loves to use their deep understanding of user experience to make websites more visually appealing and user friendly
You’re proficient in back-end development, including managing website changes and updates, structure, security, and content managementYou’re comfortable coding in languages like php, html, and css
You know how to effectively leverage oop principles within wordpress architecture
You have working understanding of data abstraction, the wordpress database structure & schema, and how to extend it for custom functionality
You have experience with both seo and accessibility best practices and understand the need for both
You’re experienced with browser and device testing, their respective nuances, and can leverage proven tools for debugging
You’re a self-motivated team player with strong problem solving abilities and a solution-oriented mindset
You understand that change is a constant and as such, you’re highly adaptable and a skilled communicator in all formats with great people skills
You’re practically always on time (or early) and strive to deliver ahead of deadlines
You have excellent project management skills and are able to juggle multiple projects while communicating honestly about your timelines, challenges, and questions
You do great work autonomously and as part of a highly collaborative team (you’ll need to do both here!)
When a mission-critical project happens, you work until the job gets done
You do whatever it takes and the phrase “that’s not my job” is not a part of your vocabulary
You’re hyper focused on getting the details right — you don’t do sloppy work or let little things slip through the cracks
You’re on top of the latest and greatest in techniques, trends and technologies
In an ideal world, you have:
Deep understanding of php and wordpress, including but not limited to custom theme and plugin development with hands-on troubleshooting experience
Experience with data migration into and out of wordpress
Hands on experience with ci/cd workflow
Past remote work experience
This position is not for you if:
You have personal drama
You don’t really commit wholeheartedly to anything
You think self-help is weird
You have no sense of humor
The nitty gritty:
This is a full time virtual position working with our virtual teamYou’ll have full autonomy over where you work, what you wear and which pet sits at your feet
Paid medical and dental insurance, plus $1,500 hsa deposit
Flexible spending account for health insurance and childcare
4 weeks company closure time off (exact dates determined by company)
10 days pto
5 sick days
3 personal holidays to use as you choose
401(k), with company match & profit sharing
Paid parental leave
Colleagues who will make you laugh and support you every step of the way
Please note: applications are only open to u.sResidents
About marie forleo international:
Marie forleo international is a socially conscious digital empire founded by #1 new york times bestselling author and one of the most sought-after motivational coaches in the world, marie forleoOur mission is to give people the tools they need to change their livesWe do this through our award-winning show marietv, the marie forleo podcast and our online training programs like b-school, the copy cure and time genius.
We believe in the power of personal growth, laughter and life-long learningOur motto is “everything is figureoutable,” and we’re dedicated to helping millions of big-hearted dreamers use their gifts to change the world.
We hire people who are motivated by our mission and passionate about creating positive changeOur team is remotely distributed; we care more about your work ethic and attitude than your location.
At marie forleo international, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative experiences that improve the way people live, learn, communicate and growWe’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we firmly believe that our work is best when everyone feels free to be themselves.
Apply for this position below:
Full stack wordpress developer
Your location (city and state)*
Portfolio or website url (if applicable)
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How did you hear about this opportunity?
How did you hear about this opportunity?*
Why do you want to work with us?
Why do you want to work with us?*
Tell us about your experience being part of a small technical team.
Tell us about your experience being part of a small technical team.*
Tell us about your experience working closely with a design team.
Tell us about your experience working closely with a design team.*
What is your favorite programming language and why?
What is your favorite programming language and why?*
Complete these 5 questions
What are your preferred tools for local wordpress development?
What steps do you take to mitigate security risks on wordpress applications?
Security risk mitigation*
If you were dealing with an ever-growing application with unique features, unique content types, and a large user-base, what steps would you take to preserve the performance and integrity of the application?
Performance and integrity*
If you were to become the sme and lead developer of a large, new feature on the application noted above (which requires functionality to be added via the custom theme, and/or custom plugin(s)), how would you handle being the lead on this feature and how would you determine which functionality exists on either the custom theme or a custom plugin?
When sensitive data is passed to and from a third party application, how do you recommend managing sending and receiving that data?
Managing third party data*
Next steps: we’ll review applications and respond after that processIf we see your application as high potential, we’ll reach out to you!
Job type: full-time