WordPress Lead

Sunbytes is looking for a full-time WordPress Lead that has at least 6 years of experience in Backend development with strong PHP experience and at least 1-year experience above as a full-stack developer. You will work in an international environment with team members from Vietnam and The Netherlands. Therefore, we offer a remote position with a strong international work ethic and are open to all developers in South East Asia.

As a WordPress Lead, you are expected to provide technical oversight to the team as well as nurture a strong engineering culture with product focus, excellent technology, high-quality implementations, self-motivated innovation and problem-solving. You will work with the team and the client to anticipate and identify the risks and provide appropriate solutions that are secure, scalable and maintainable. Next to that, we expect a Lead to provide technical guidance and mentor other team members by sharing insights into standard methodologies for coding, design, and architecture principles.

Furthermore, as a WordPress Lead, you need to make balanced decisions between tech and business and communicate about it to both the technical team as well as non-technical colleagues. Last but not least, the opportunity to become Tech Lead is also open for qualified Senior developers.

Job Description
As a WordPress Lead, you will work with a team composed of WordPress developers of different levels. You will be responsible for delivering complete solutions together with the team following client requirements, being proactive in all stages of the software development cycle and improving processes already in place.
– Develop new WordPress solutions that fit with the client’s needs
– Maintain, refactor, and migrate old applications onto a new platform
– Develop custom data-driven applications using PHP
– Operate in an Agile/Scrum Environment
– Participate in team brainstorming and design sessions
– Motivate and guide team to deliver solutions following quality agreement
– Communicate well with all team members, non-technical as well as technical

Job Requirements
Technical skill:
– At least 6 years of experience as a Backend developer
Deep experience with PHP programming language and its ecosystem
Proactive in writing unit test
Know and apply design and development principles: SOLID, KISS, DRY, YAGNI, …
– At least 1-year experience as a Full-stack developer
Knowledge of CSS, Javascript and frontend build tools
Knowledge of at least one Javascript framework
– Understand and actively use design patterns and the principles of OOP and MVC
– Version management in GIT
– Experience with code reviews, feedback and quality standards
– Proficient in English

Soft skills
– Show a self & continuous learning attitude is a must
– Transparent in knowledge and communication
– Team player, not afraid to provide feedback to colleagues, etc.
– Passionate about your job
– Able to adapt to new workflows
– Careful, highly organised
– Able to handle multiple tasks in multiple projects at the same time
– Long time commitment

It is a plus if you also know:
– WordPress
– Gitflow
– Codeception
– Fixtures
– Tailwind
– Bootstrap

We have created an environment where everyone is approached as a professional. If you like that and are willing to learn from our experienced staff. Please contact us!

Job Type
Full Time
Viet Nam
How to Apply
Via email