Job Posting for Experienced Wordpress Hacker/Developer - Opportunity to Learn React at Benzinga
Benzinga Money is looking for the crazy ones that are going to change the world. If you're looking to make a difference while also generating personal success, this role will provide you with the ability to impact the outcome and long-term growth potential. Join us at a magical time in our company's growth.
Benzinga is a high-growth, global company that provides content & tools to investors of all stripes from the average joe to the sophisticated trader. BZ is striving to democratize the world of investing.
We're an experienced team that is looking for smart, driven, self-starters who have a high-level awareness to anticipate things that need to be done. Additionally, you'll be expected to ideate solutions to enhance the product experience to create raving fans.
If you can solve seemingly complex problems with simple solutions and are excited by the opportunity to take ownership within a small development team, then this is for you. You must enjoy creating something from nothing, moving fast, breaking things and iterating.
Seeking a seasoned web developer with significant Laravel, PHP and WordPress experience and a passion for building engaging, community-focused, user-friendly and scalable websites.
Built frontend applications using Laravel Blade and React.js
Built applications that use large relational databases and Laravel Nova to manage and manipulate data at scale.
Integrated Wordpress custom post types and ACF to build an advanced CMS
Experience building consumer web applications and websites
Knowledge of existing WordPress functions
Experience building applications with the spatie permissions Laravel package
Demonstrable portfolio of work (such as a portfolio website or GitHub link)
Experience knowing when to leverage third-party plugins, modules or frameworks
React.js experience a plus knowledge, HTML and CSS/SCSS
Build and manage applications using Laravel
Build exciting front-end experiences that cleanly integrate with back-end, microservices
Ability to lead other team members throughout the world
Leverage your experience with a broad range of technology stacks, platforms and tools to do your best work and teach others to do the same
Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML) a plus.
Flexible and remote work environment with HQ in Detroit, MI
Comprehensive medical, insurance, and startup benefits program
Competitive base salary bonus equity stock grant options
Regularly planned team outings and company events (monthly & quarterly)
Opportunity to make a meaningful impact in a revolutionary space
Our team within Benzinga develops websites, services and experiences in support of giving consumers an edge when it comes to dealing with their money.
Our core values are everything to us:
We Do What We Say Do what you say, say what you do Own your responsibilities Run through the finish line
It's the What, Not the Who Give and receive constructive feedback Be transparent Understand the problem, focus on the solution
We Find a Better Way Attention to detail now will save time later Create leverage by working as one ecosystem Raise your level of awareness Work smarter, not harder
Urgency is the Ante to Play Every second counts Execute quickly and make better mistakes tomorrow Indecision leads to inaction
We Create [Raving] Fans Create products people love Go above and beyond with every person, every time Be memorable Love your customer; love your colleague