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WordPress Engineer - Remote

We are a WordPress-based startup in the independent cinema and film ticketing industry, looking for an experienced full-stack php developer to collaborate with us on ongoing small features and optimizations for our WP Multisite-based SAAS.

We are a small, cloud-based team based in Southern California, and we work on Slack. With your application, please send a cover letter, resume, 1-3 relevant code samples and your hourly rate. References will be requested for selected candidates. We welcome diverse applicants.

Special consideration will be given to those who believe in the power of the moviegoing experience to bring us together, and have an interest in supporting independent cinemas. Bonus points if you tell us your favorite movie theater!

Job Details

  • Part-time, contract, remote 

  • Project duration: open-ended

About You

  • Professional experience with WordPress plugin development

  • At least 2 years experience with object-oriented PHP7, Git, and MySQL

  • Solid experience with: JavaScript/ECMAScript (jQuery/React/Node), CSS, SCSS, Vagrant, and AWS

  • Familiarity with composer, e-commerce payment gateways, nginx, php-fpm, linux command line, wp-cli

  • Experience optimizing high-availability large-scale WordPress

  • Passionate about writing clean, well-documented code that follows code style standards

  • Comfortable collaborating within a team, including receiving and providing code reviews, QA’ing your own code and occasionally others’ code

  • Able to work within an already-established code architecture

  • Proven experience managing time and team communication in a remote work environment

  • Based in North America

  • Fluent in English

About Us

Filmbot is a modern point-of-sale ticketing system helping the next generation of independent cinemas thrive. We launched in 2017, and are currently powering the websites, online ticketing, and box office ticketing for a number of both contemporary and historic theaters nationwide.