Web Developer (Contractor)

E - Commerce PST, United States


Bulletproof Overview: 
Bulletproof is an omni-channel content driven consumer products company. Bulletproof’s Brand Purpose is focused on functional nutrition, here to prove that better is closer than you think. We re-imagine nutrition with science-backed and thoughtfully sourced ingredients to create quality additions to your daily wellness routine. Whether you’re supplementing your vitamin intake or fueling your workout, Bulletproof can help you discover what better feels like. 
Bulletproof is a team of experienced professionals working to make high performance a daily reality for everyone on the planet. While our culture is casual and our workplace flexible, the team is passionate, customer driven, meaningfully connected, smart, and results focused.  
Our customers know that our coffee, beverages, food, and supplements are the purest you can get anywhere, and you can expect to feel a difference in how you perform the first time you experience them. Environmentally conscious and ethically sourced products build a sustainable foundation for future generations to thrive. Bulletproof coffee has developed a cult following across the nation as a drink that provides sustained energy, while also programming your body to burn fat for energy.  In addition to providing convenient access to products through eCommerce, Bulletproof has also launched products in various nation-wide retailers (e.g. Whole Foods Market, Sprouts, Kroger). 
At Bulletproof 360, Inc. (“Bulletproof”), we welcome employees and candidates with different backgrounds and perspectives. We value and trust each other – including our differences – while remaining true to our mission of improving lives. We encourage a corporate culture of self-expression, asking employees to be authentic to themselves. Our team brings together their unique perspectives, experiences, and passions in the work they do because we believe diversity makes us stronger, together.  
Bulletproof aims to create a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our employees at all levels of the workforce without regard to age, race, color, sex, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity and/or expression, disability or any other laws. We strive to take steps in our recruiting practices by promoting diversity and fostering inclusion throughout our interview and hiring process, working toward the goal of a diverse and inclusive workforce. 
This is a fully remote contract position; however, PST working hours are highly preferred. 
Contract Hourly Compensation Rate: $30-40 per hour for up to 20 hours per week.  
Position Overview: 
Bulletproof is looking for a Web Developer to join an agile development team building and working on enterprise front end web properties. This role will provide development and technical support for existing web-based ecommerce and CMS platforms, working on various projects.  The Web Developer is involved in all areas of development from GIT based feature branch development to ongoing platform updates and systems maintenance, quality assurance testing, issue resolution, and project technical support.  The candidate must be able to scope tasks on a per project basis, implementing new features and enhancements that support the overall project goals and requirements.   The Web Developer will support multiple projects and initiatives and should be comfortable working in a fast-paced agile development environment.  This role requires a strong technical background with a proven history of successful results, and the candidate must be able to provide references and a portfolio showcasing previous work.  A skills test may be required to test candidate proficiency and qualifications.    
Key Responsibilities: 
  • Develop and maintain Wordpress theme codebase and plugin enhancements in PHP, HTML, JS, SCSS/CSS, MySQL.
  • Develop and maintain Shopify Plus theme code and extensions via Liquid, Ruby, JS, GraphQL, APIs, 3rd party app integrations, HTML, SCSS/CSS
  • Prototype, develop, and maintain code for software components and features based on functional specification and optimize them for system performance.
  • Make ongoing platform updates as needed on Shopify Plus and Wordpress platforms, based on pre-scheduled business requirements. 
  • Develop with a focus on best practices, and have a technical emphasis on performance, scalability, security, ADA, and consent requirements.
  • Prioritize and execute on eCommerce tasks in collaboration with internal business teams and partners, while being a technical resource lead.
  • Be a self-starter able to take initiative to solve problems on a daily basis.
  • Utilize technical skillset and familiarity w/ existing platforms to build, test, and deploy code related to the eCommerce platforms.
  • Deep experience and knowledge of Wordpress, Shopify Plus, Liquid, PHP, HTML/SCSS, JS including Vue.js, and general front end development.
  • Experiencing in developing and customizing Shopify and Wordpress themes.  Expert level knowledge of PHP and Liquid a must. 
  • Candidate must have 5+ yrs of hands-on experience developing and extending WordPress and Shopify platforms.
  • Experience with GIT, npm, node, local and remote development.  Experience w/ Laravel MIX, Grunt, Beanstalk, Bitbucket a plus.
  • Experience with Advanced Custom Fields, custom post types, Shopify Scripts and Functions, and comfortable developing custom Shopify apps and checkout UI extensions.
  • Experience with JIRA and working in agile sprints.  Understanding of agile workflow and development methodologies.
  • Candidate must possess the ability to prioritize and accomplish tasks over multiple projects.
Professional traits that are not unique to this position, but necessary for everyone at Bulletproof: 
  • Exhibits excellent judgment
  • Entrepreneurial problem solver with strong troubleshooting skills
  • Vocally self-aware and curious
  • Results oriented
  • Hires great people.  Develops great people
  • Ability to effectively manage time, multi-task, and prioritize projects to meet established deadlines
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and written
  • Has relentlessly high standards
  • Thinks strategically, but stays on top of tactical execution 
  • You love learning, and it’s one of the things you do to make yourself better every single day