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It’s fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they’re doing!

We’re committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Since launching in 2010, WP Engine has become the world’s leading WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), now with over 100,000 customers in 140 countries. We’re proud of the technology and service we offer our customers that move their businesses forward faster. We strive to do the best work of our careers, and feel empowered to do what is right for our customers. We love investing in employee success and uncovering opportunities for you, the best, to get better. 99 percent of employees believe you’re made to feel welcome at WP Engine. Be you. Be here.
 

What’s cool about this job?

In this role, you’ll build solutions focused on enabling WP Engine teams to quickly design, develop, and deliver market-ready solutions. As our company grows rapidly, we want our teams to be able to easily create consistent, scalable, and effortless experiences. You will be building reusable tools, component libraries, API’s, and scalable frameworks that enable our engineering teams to ship more effectively.
 

The day to day.

  • Work as part of an agile development team to delivering impactful software rapidly and iteratively

  • Continuously improve WP Engine’s core web application and deployment pipeline to ensure that it’s resilient, robust, and scalable

  • Build and maintain the framework and component library that enables teams to easily deliver product solutions to our customers

  • Work closely with UX Research, Product Design, and Product Management partners to understand our internal customer’s needs

  • Constantly look for opportunities to improve operational effectiveness through reusable solutions, automation, and APIs
     

Your skills and expertise.

Minimum qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience in a software development role

  • Experience with any web development framework – e.g. Django, Ruby on Rails, Flask

  • Data modeling, designing REST API’s, and microservices development

  • Git/Github version control, and CI/CD for automated testing and deployment

  • History of problem solving and taking ownership of features, with a team, on short and long-running projects

  • Understanding of prioritization and when and how to make optimal tradeoffs in areas such as correctness, robustness, reliability, and performance to achieve the intended impact across all stages of the product development lifecycle

  • Outstanding capacity to connect with others through strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Continuous learning attitude and an eagerness to dive in to solve exciting problems
     

Preferred Skills:

  • Modern Web UI frameworks – e.g. React, Angular, Vue

  • Cloud technologies and services – e.g. Heroku, GCP, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes

  • Practical knowledge of agile software development methodologies
     

The Perks and Benefits:

  • Company Stock Options (Every employee is an owner in the company)

  • Great Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance)

  • Fertility Benefits (IVF/Fertility drug coverage)

  • HSA Company contribution $750 for employee / $1500 for family

  • 401(k) with a 4% match

  • Disability Insurance

  • Paid Family and Caregiver’s Leave

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Generous Vacation Time (Who doesn’t like time off)

  • One-time $500 payment to set up your home office

  • 4 Company Wellness Days a year

  • 1 floating holiday

  • $100 monthly wellness allowance to spend on what you want

  • Access to free on-demand fitness classes

  • Free subscription to Calm

  • Pet Insurance

  • Ongoing education through LinkedIn Learning, Workday Learning and our Career Growth Portal
     

At WP Engine, we strive to have the broadest possible view of diversity, going beyond visible differences to include the background, experiences, skills, and perspectives that make each person unique. WP Engine is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.