Platform Developer @ Sandhills Development

We’re looking for a full-time developer to work on our product platforms, including Easy Digital DownloadsAffiliateWPRestrict Content ProWP Simple Pay, and SellBird.

Our goal is to provide customers with feature-rich and stable platforms that allow them to propel their online businesses to high levels of success. We focus on eCommerce, membership, and affiliate marketing platforms built on top of WordPress.

You’ll love this job if:

  • You are a developer that enjoys creating and working on large, feature-rich platforms.
  • You work well with others in collaborative environments.
  • You are self-driven, motivated, and love making systems better.
  • You strive to achieve high performance.
  • You enjoy working remotely, whether from home, the local coffee shop, or even the beach.

What you’ll do:

Your primary responsibility will be to work as a member of our development team to build features and tackle bug reports for one or more of our product platform, including Easy Digital DownloadsAffiliateWPRestrict Content ProWP Simple Pay, and SellBird.

You will work alongside our existing development, product, and support teams with a dedicated mentor.

Responsibilities summary:

  • Handling and resolving bug reports on Github.
  • Developing new features and enhancements for our products under the direction of the product team.
  • Testing Pull Requests on Github from team members and 3rd party developers.
  • Working in PHP, Javascript, HTML, CSS, and potentially other languages.
  • Communicating with the support teams on common challenges, bugs, and needed features to help manage customer expectations.

What you’ll need:

  • Intermediate or expert skills in: PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, WordPress, HTML, CSS.
  • A code portfolio. Link us to your GitHub account, upload a .zip, or both.
  • Proficiency with Git and Github.
  • Ability to set up a local environment for testing PHP code.
  • Excellent communication skills in written English.
  • Knowledge of our industries will give you the advantage (eCommerce/digital products, affiliate marketing, membership sites), or, you’re a lightning-fast learner.
  • Attention to detail. In order for your application to be considered, you must answer the question “what is yellow, sour, and mostly round?“.
  • Ability to work remotely with all necessary tools (internet connection, computer, etc).

To apply for this position, submit an application from our careers page.