Senior Wordpress Developer (Temporary or Contract)

Engineering Mill Valley, California


Our mission is to help people everywhere find a job and company they love.  We are disrupting an industry by changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit top talent.


As a Senior WordPress Developer for the B2B Marketing team, you will play a central role in the design, development, and delivery of Glassdoor’s B2B Marketing website. The ideal candidate will have a passion for modern WordPress CMS development and a strong background in building websites using OOP PHP, MySQL, HTML/CSS, and JavaScript.

We look for self-starters who thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment – which means wearing many hats, being able to change direction quickly, and showing an eagerness to learn new technologies as the need arises.In this role you work with a small, collaborative team of engineers, product managers, and designers – so excellent interpersonal and communication skills are also a must.  And most importantly – we look for people that can prioritize, multi-task, and deliver – because it’s a lot more fun to get things done.

Skills and Requirements

  • BA/BS or relevant experience
  • 4+ years creating WordPress sites from scratch, developing templates, themes, and plugins
  • 4+ years experience with PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript / jQuery
  • In-depth understanding of the LAMP/LEMP stack
  • Experience building responsive and mobile experiences
  • Experience with developing email campaigns a plus
  • Experience with Git, Gulp, Node a plus
  • Experience with the Freemarker Java Template Engine a plus
  • Excellent communication skills and experience in collaborative environments
  • Understand WordPress coding best practices
  • Ability to translate business requirements into website functionality

This is a temporary or contract position.

Why Glassdoor?

  • Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
  • Sunny & peaceful Mill Valley offices located right on the water
  • Walking, running and biking trails steps away from the office
  • Onsite gym and fitness classes
  • Free catered lunch; new menu daily
  • Your choice between Mac or PC
  • Dog-friendly office (with dog-free zones if you are so inclined)
  • Free parking

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.