SimpleTexting is the leading web-based platform for SMS marketing and business texting. Our software gives organizations the ability to send marketing campaigns, share important alerts, and provide 1-on-1 customer service using text messages. Thousands of organizations in North America rely on SimpleTexting to connect with their audiences. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, nonprofits, healthcare providers, churches, schools, and more. And with a powerful suite of features that includes segments, autoresponders, data collection and analytics, our platform is designed to help businesses start and scale their engagement through SMS.
We’re seeking a web developer to join our tight-knit marketing team. Thousands of people visit our site every day to learn about our product. With your help, we’ll continue to scale. Your job is to help make our site faster and easier to use for both our visitors and content team. Together we’ll create the best experience possible that turns visitors into paying customers.
Sound interesting? Send us code samples, GitHub projects you’ve helped bring to life, or other relevant links for review!
This is a remote part-time contract position, with an estimated workload of 10 to 15 hours per week. Depending on the need, this could turn into a full-time position.
Proactively seek opportunities to increase our site speed and apply optimizations
Work with our SEO agency to implement any technical SEO recommendations
When needed, build new WordPress [shortcodes] and blocks that are intuitive and easy to use
Collaborate with our senior designer, sysadmin, copywriters, and management on marketing initiatives
Find ways to improve the readability and reusability of our codebase
Identify and fix bugs
Who You Are
Obsessed with well-documented, clean code
Sluggish sites are your enemy and you don’t ever think things are “as good as they can get”
Self-starter with excellent time-management skills
Passionate about cutting-edge web trends
Relentless drive for self-improvement
You actively listen to others, but aren’t afraid to say what you think
3+ years of proven web development experience
Proven experience with speed optimization on WordPress sites
Proficient with code versioning tools (i.e. Git)
You’re able to show 3 examples of WordPress sites you’ve built that are live
Experience with Vue.js and React
Basic understanding of SEO principles
Familiar with AMP pages
Experience with WP Engine
You’ve worked remotely before
Compensation and Benefits
Above market compensation commensurate with your proven abilities
Unlimited flexible time-off policy