562 day(s) ago

Senior Wordpress Backend Developer vacancy at BuddyBoss

30,000 - 70,000 $ per Year

Remote worker location: Worldwide
English: Advanced, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: 5+ years
Employment: Full-time


Sell memberships, courses, and build online communities. We make it easy for you to build on WordPress, the World’s #1 open source platform, giving you the flexibility, control and freedom you need, to create a successful online platform.

General overview of the role

We are looking for a talented, process-oriented expert WordPress Backend or Full Stack developer to strengthen our team and build on our technical foundation. The expert developer understands the business outcomes customers expect and works to deliver the product and customer requests on time and within budget while actively participating in the projects production cycle.


Work together with our product team to build and maintain the BuddyBoss products.
Working on creating functionality for both client projects and products
Contribute by building new features, plugins, fixing issues and constantly improving our products.
Collaborate with design, strategy and sales teams to brainstorm and design solutions for client projects, products and other software needs
Write well designed, testable, clean code using best practices
Assist the customer support team in resolving customer issues in relation to the product.
Troubleshoot customer issues, and release new patches.
Help in managing the software development, making new product releases, and communicating the information to our customers.
Help lead the development and ensure high quality outputs
Lead QA — on IE, Firefox, Chrome, and Safari across PC, Mac, and mobile devices
Lead design and code reviews and enforce coding standards
Closely oversee the performance of critical tasks such as live site migrations, live site maintenance, emergency fixes and other related
Work with project leads to keep projects on scope, on time and within budget
Balance project code enhancements while maintaining tight deadlines
Assist with other tasks, as necessary, such as server related tasks, site maintenance and support, as well as other tasks within the skillset
Stay on top of the latest web development trends, tips and tricks


5+ years of experience developing on WordPress
Expert knowledge in PHP and object orientated programming
Good knowledge of Java/jQuery
Experience with HTML5, CSS3 and responsive design.
Advanced SQL knowledge creating, maintaining and improving performance
Experience with Git and other version control systems
Some front end development skills
A good understanding of REST best practices
A can-do attitude
Good English written and verbal communication skills

Skills considered as a good plus

Experience developing on BuddyBoss or BuddyPress
Experience with ReactJS
Experience with Nginx
Experience with Unit Testing with PHPUnit
Experience in an Agency environment

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