Do you have a passion for developing websites on WordPress? Are you all about problem solving, debugging and coming up with innovative ways to solve high-impact issues? Would you like to work in a fun, fast-paced, dynamic environment alongside a team of young, passionate industry professionals who specialize in the execution of premium digital marketing solutions for Automotive Retailers? Life is short. Work somewhere awesome!
We are on the lookout for a qualified individual to lead a team of developers to maintain and improve a scalable, high-performance, distributed website platform built on top of WordPress Multisite. This individual will report to the Director of Development and will work to help meet the objectives of our company and lead innovation in the industry.
You will need to be self-motivated, organized, and have exceptional interpersonal skills to be successful in this position.
- Great technical writing skills to be able to plan, scope and create feature requirement documentation
- Minimum 3-5 years working experience as a Web Developer using PHP/MySQL with at least two years in a senior capacity and able to code in OO design patterns and principles
- Experience working on a highly scalable platform, and able to understand the technical needs to be able to build features that are optimized for performance and scalability
- Experience with WordPress development a must, including familiarity with WordPress MultiSite, the WP CLI and WP JSON API
- Working knowledge of git, feature branch workflows, docker, webpack and other development tools
- Excellent troubleshooting, debugging, and problem solving skills
- Strong analytical, organizational, project management and time management skills
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- High levels of integrity, autonomy, and self-motivation
- Experience working with JIRA/Confluence for task management and documentation
- Some experience with shell scripting, selenium a plus
Job Type: Full-Time
In less than 5 years, Convertus has grown into one of the largest automotive digital marketing agencies in Canada. Our company is exclusively focused on the automotive industry, creating innovative digital marketing solutions to car dealerships and auto manufacturers. Convertus is a preferred Digital Marketing vendor for Fiat Chrysler Automobile Franchise Dealers and for Jaguar Land Rover Franchise Dealers in Canada. We’ve gained incredible traction and our team is growing quickly as a result. Convertus is a subsidiary of TRADER Corporation which owns autoTRADER.ca and is the largest Automotive Technology provider in Canada.
What We Bring to the Table
We’ve got some amazing stuff to offer – check out the list below to get a feel for what comes along with a career at Convertus:
- Extremely positive and productive atmosphere with an incredible culture
- Access to a range of adorable doggos that come into the office every day
- Team sports and events (dodgeball, running events, etc.)
- An awesome office in Yaletown complete with a foosball table, gaming centre, hammocks, etc.
- Incredible company-wide activities (Nerf wars, board games, etc) in the office every month.
- An amazing employee benefits program (medical, dental, spending account, etc.)
- Intense ping pong tournaments
- Super casual business environment
- Semi-flexible hours
- Fully stocked pantry and fridge with amazing snacks and drinks
- Quarterly team-building events (think escape rooms, trampoline parks, etc.)
- And much more!
Does this sound like a good fit for you? If so, let’s get right to it and make the magic happen.
Please send your resume and cover letter through this posting! NO phone calls or walk-ins please.
P.S. Did we mention that we have dogs that come into the office every day? Please do not apply unless you enjoy playing with adorable packs of pups.