Full Stack Engineer (LATAM)

Job description

Join Our Amazing Team

We have an incredible team located in several parts of the world. Our biggest team is located in Colombia.

Our most valuable assets at BAM are our people, and we would like to keep bringing the absolute best to our team.

We are looking for talented individuals who live in Mexico, or Central and South America.

As a remote company, Born Again Media cannot sponsor any type of visas.


Check our Glassdoor Page to see what our team has to say!


About Our Company

Born Again Media is a performance marketing company dedicated to developing quality websites that achieve high organic traffic and consistent revenue growth.


Our main focus is delivering high-quality content, A/B testing, and using other tools that help generate optimal leads and increased conversion rates. Our SEO and CRO specialists analyze data, markets and competitors to create and implement effective online marketing strategies. Our operations are largely supported by our incredible teams of copywriters, programmers, and human resources.


Our portfolio consists of several owned websites and is steadily growing. This means we work for ourselves, not clients. This allows for the freedom and flexibility of our remote work policy.


At Born Again Media we believe in a positive workplace where growth, empowerment, and improvement are our goals. Our vision is to become the number one provider of leads in any market we enter. 


In a world full of websites with misleading content, our mission is to create honest content that we can be proud of.


What We Offer

  • Work from your own house (or preferred coworking space)
  • Full-time position with flexible hours: manage your own time
  • Competitive salary package
  • Payments every two weeks (with a total of 26 payments per year!)
  • Rest on local holidays
  • Education Allowance
  • Fitness Allowance
  • A yearly company retreat (all expenses paid)
  • Home office allowance
  • Coworking space allowance
  • And more!

About the Position

The Full-Stack Engineer will be collaborating with a multi-disciplined team to implement new features and improve existing ones. All our sites use WordPress, and this position will involve building and improving existing features on the backend and the frontend.


Our day to day includes using Basecamp for project management, Git to collaborate on code, and a Wiki to document work when necessary.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • WordPress Development
    • Communicate with other teams to gather and understand project requirements and scope.
    • Elaborate project development plans if necessary, and implement projects according to plans.
    • Adhere to established coding standards and best practices.
    • Communicate periodically about project progress to other teams.
    • Test functionality and design with a high degree of attention to detail.
    • Perform peer code reviews to ensure quality of code, functionality, and design.
    • Provide complete, clear, and organized documentation of developed projects.
  • Maintenance
    • Understand the team’s development workflow and best practices.
    • Understand the company’s technical infrastructure and available 3rd party services.
    • Fix bugs, and be attentive about opportunities to improve existing code.
    • Provide support to non-technical team members on any technical issues.
    • Prioritize effectively between technical support, day to day tasks, and current sprint tasks.
  • Innovation
    • Learn and stay up to date with new technologies or strategies that could benefit our projects or workflow.

Requirements

Our team is looking for an outstanding developer with:

  • Very strong understanding of Software Engineering
  • Strong English skills to communicate with the rest of the team (Bilingual, or at least 80% proficiency)
  • At least 2 years of experience of full-stack development.
  • Experience developing in PHP
  • Experience developing WordPress themes and plugins following best practices
  • Very high attention to detail
  • Skilled in Javascript and jQuery
  • Experience with responsive web design
  • Passion for writing beautiful, and well-structured code
  • Great at documenting their work
  • Curious to learn and experiment with new languages and technologies
  • Fast learner
  • Very responsible and consistent work ethic
  • Strong communication skills (Concise, clear, and confident)
  • Experience working remotely

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with React.js
  • Experience with Git