REMOTE SOFTWARE ENGINEER

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B2B contract

Location: 100% remote

Permanent (full-time) position

Start: ASAP

Salary: 60 000 - 100 000 EUR / Year (depending on level of experience)

Nixa.io is currently working together with Automattic to scale their engineering team with front-end developers. The company is powering one third of the internet and is the mother company of Wordpress, Tumblr and WooCommerce among others. Automattic is one of the largest fully remote companies in the world with employees in more than 76 different countries. You can read more about the company and the team here. This is a unique chance to match with a permanent remote opportunity in a unicorn company and to work with products that are used by millions of people every day.



How they work:

  • They are kind to each other and their users. They strive to build a positive, supportive, and inclusive culture of cohesive teams focused on delivering value to their customers
  • They work as a global and distributed workforce resulting in a unique way of working built around their creed.
  • They offer flexible work arrangement allowing the team members to work when they feel best.
  • They are open source! 
  • They ship often, deploying many times daily with the help of peer code review and continuous integration
  • They welcome collaboration and you can be involved in any discussion across their many communication channels 

What we are looking for:

  • Production experience with several programming languages. We mostly use PHP and Javascript - so you should either be familiar with them already or be open to using them on a daily basis
  • Experience working on a large-scale system. Making it faster, more scalable, and fault-tolerant
  • Knowledge of systems architecture
  • A highly collaborative developer that love to participate in code reviews and discussions about architecture or design
  • A passionate and experienced software developer - advanced PHP knowledge is a plus 
  • Knowledge about design patterns and testability: having experience with testing frameworks, performance testing and unit testing 
  • Are thoughtful about product design, with good user experience instincts.Are open and able to travel 3-4 weeks per year to meet up with your teammates in person. 
  • Extra credit: Wordpress experience, open source contributions, Javascript experience, data analysis experience, knowledge of tooling and build systems 
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How does the process look:

If you are interested in this position, we kindly ask you to register your profile through the button below. Nixa.io handles the application for this role and all applicants have to pass our pre-qualification process to become available for the company. The pre-qualification process consist of a 2-hour technical challenge and a short video call with someone from our team. After passing this process, your profile will become available for the company and you will be invited for a first interview if they find your profile interesting.


By completing and passing Nixa.io's pre-qualification process - you will also become a member of the Nixa.io platform. Here you can access other long-term and short-term remote opportunities with global companies. Your profile will continuously be matched towards companies that are looking for your type of profile. By completing the technical screening in advance - we give you the chance to jump straight to final interviews with these companies. We want to save you the time and energy that you normally have to put in to find your next remote opportunity.

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