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Blockgeeks is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn Blockchain

Ambitious PHP/Wordpres Developer who is inspired by the game-changing future of blockchain technology.

$45k – $65k
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Desired: An ambitious and talented Senior PHP/Wordpress who is inspired by the game-changing future of blockchain technology.

We are Blockgeeks.com, a blockchain media tech startup based in Toronto, Canada. From our launch in Sep 2016 we have already scaled to almost a million monthly visitors by June 2017. With our continued growth and ambitious plans for the future, the time has come for us to add a dedicated Senior Developer to our team to scale our technology platform.

Do you have what it takes to execute a variety of technology projects in a collaborative, ultra fast-paced, egoless environment? Are you able to learn quickly and absorb new information? Are you able to act without being told what to do and bring new ideas to the team?

Your mission is to become the driving force and lead developer of our technology platform that is educating a global community of blockchain enthusiasts.

Key outcomes (6 months timeframe)

Thoroughly understand Blockgeeks business, it’s key drivers and supporting metrics

Take over the development of the Blockgeeks Wordpress-based site. Review and refine existing functionality and implement changes and enhancements as required.

Document, implement and maintain an efficient, growth-oriented development process (product roadmap, collaborating on business requirements and UI/UX, actual development, QA, deployment)

Drive and project-manage ongoing improvements in the frontend and backend of our marketing site, educational platform and other projects

Manage relationships with other parties for our current development needs and planned scaling of the development work (designers, QA, copywriters, outsourced developers etc)

Improve our marketing automation and support our marketing experiments (A/B testing etc)
Competencies

Required

At least 1- 2 years of web development experience (HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP etc)
At least 2 years of experience with WordPress, its themes and plugins
Experience with web design for cross-browser and mobile platforms
Experience integrating external systems via APIs
Knowledge and experience with efficient software development processes (e.g. Scrum), from design to going live
Experience working with remote collaborators (e.g designers)
Understanding of usability and security principles for web software
Good personal productivity system for dealing with many frequently changing tasks to prioritize and execute
Attention to detail. Does not let important details slip through the cracks or derail a project.
Basic knowledge (and desire to learn more) about blockchain technology

What’s in it for you?

Be at the forefront of an exciting, fast-paced, and hyper-growth industry
Forge new relationships and connections with global leaders in the blockchain industry.
You'll learn more than you thought was possible; our team is obsessed with personal and professional growth.
Opportunity to learn from experienced entrepreneurs who started multiple seven figure businesses.
Freedom to plan, implement and lead the development of the technology platform
Opportunity to learn new technologies and grow
Competitive salary and potential for scaling your earnings

Does this sound like a role you can excel in?

Please send your resume to hire@blockgeeks.com AND tell us how this role aligns with your experience and personal purpose in this world.
Location
Toronto
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Experience
1+ years
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Blockgeeks at a glance

Blockgeeks is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn Blockchain

Blockgeeks focuses on Communities, Bitcoin, and Blockchains. Their company has offices in Toronto. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at http://blockgeeks.com/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

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