Web Developer with WordPress & ReactJS Expertise (Contract)

WiderFunnel - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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INTRO

This role is expected to take the form of a 6 month, full-time temporary employment contract, with the possibility of extension based on operational requirements.

Our company is expanding and we are looking for an experienced developer with Wordpress and ReactJS expertise to join our team. You will be primarily responsible for the planning and development of our company website re-design, based on the latest best practices and web technologies. Your expertise will also support our team on an on-going basis in producing web experiments for our clients' single-page-app (SPA) and ReactJS-based websites – both in hands-on development work as well as sharing this knowledge with the rest of our development team.

At Widerfunnel, we are leaders in experimentation & validation, known for building proven growth programs for leading companies. We deliver results for clients — fast, as a premium solution, with high touch service.

We are a diverse and inclusive team rooted in a foundation of respect and openness. Our company values – grit, maverick, curiosity, integrity, and real – are at the center of how we hire, how we work, and how we treat one another. At Widerfunnel, you can bring your most authentic self to work, merging your personal and professional lives together.

ARE YOU

Technologically savvy, always meeting and exceeding high standards of accuracy and quality?
Capable of working within established systems, standards and procedures
Able to identify technical problems and develop sound, carefully thought-out solutions?
A firm, factual communicator, able to complete quick decisions in response to changing conditions?

ACCOUNTABILITIES

Develop front-end and back-end architecture for responsive websites and other digital services
Integrate and customize third party web/digital applications
Experience in planning and delivering software platforms used across multiple products and organizational units.
Extensive understanding of UI, UX, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards.
Work closely with the growth team to explore and develop new opportunities to enhance the company's marketing reach
Optimize website pages to enhance SEO performance
Develop and support the Delivery team with A/B testing projects across the entire client web stack from front-end to back-end services.
Provide ongoing leadership and mentorship to Widerfunnel's development team to support continuous skill development.
Support internal project management for the Development Team, including maintaining CLI, template code, library, etc.
Support Delivery team in client call to answer any technical issue from clients, if needed

TECHNOLOGIES/STACKS

React, Vue, jQuery, ES6, SASS, Webpack, NodeJS, PHP/Laravel, GIT
Codeship, Docker
AWS, EC2, RDS, Cloudfront, DigitalOcean
WordPress plugins Gravity Form, Yoast SEO, ACF

QUALIFICATIONS

At least 3-4 years of experience developing ReactJS, WordPress, PHP/Laravel applications
Experience designing and developing responsive WordPress Templates
Knowledge of Advanced Custom Fields (setting up field groups, building a template with the fields)
Knowledge of creating Custom Post Types and Plugins
Have a basic understanding of the command line interface
Familiar with developing unit and integration tests for various projects using frameworks such as PhpUnit, Mocha, Jasmine, etc.
Experience with Docker
Experience with RESTful Services and APIs
Experience with a cloud service such as AWS, Azure, etc..
Proficient use of GIT version control
At least 3-4 years of professional experience in an agency or production environment a plus

GOOD TO HAVE

Knowledge in DevOps skills (infrastructure automation tools, scripting, testing, etc..)
Knowledge on testing tools such as Optimizely, VWO, Adobe Target, Google Optimize, etc.

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