Senior PHP & JavaScript Developer

European, the Middle East or African working hours

Are you a talented Senior PHP & JavaScript Developer eager to work remotely on developing multilingual WordPress solutions and enhancing user experience? We’re looking for a professional with strong problem-solving abilities, self-management skills, and a curious mindset to join our team.

A Few Words About Us

At OnTheGoSystems, we specialize in developing cutting-edge software that powers millions of websites worldwide. Since our launch in 2008, we have been a fully remote company and have assembled a team of over 100 highly talented individuals from around the world. At our company we’re all about creativity, autonomy and responsibility. We empower our team members to take ownership of their work and reward results. Our software solutions currently power more than 1.5 million sites, and we are proud to have helped over 250,000 satisfied clients achieve their goals. In 2024, we will launch a new product, a cloud-based SaaS solution that will serve millions of customers globally. 

What strong skills we’re looking for in our developer: 

  • Extensive experience with PHP and JavaScript,
  • Proficiency in writing and applying automated tests (unit or e2e),
  • Familiarity with the WordPress ecosystem,
  • Skills in package management (Composer/NPM) and Git.
  • A strong foundation in design patterns, databases, and networking.
  • Experience with front-end frameworks, such as React. 

Nice-to-have skills: 

  • CI configuration/management.
  • Software architecture design.
  • Functional programming. 

What you will do:

  • Design and develop solutions to enhance compatibility between multilingual WordPress sites, plugins, and themes.
  • Improve and maintain existing plugins to deliver a superior user experience.
  • Monitor the WordPress ecosystem closely and anticipate potential compatibility issues.

What we offer:

  • 100% remote position,
  • Body And Mind Movement program to fill you up with energy, 
  • A computer budget to make your workplace better,
  • A Kindle device with an access to our company Amazon account, 
  • We respect national holidays in each country and want you to have a rest these days, 
  • Being part of a team of smart, self-driven individuals,
  • Great opportunity to progress and advance,
  • Collaborating with team members across the globe.

About the team and how we work:

You will be working with a team of smart and enthusiastic people. We love getting things done and we’re proud of our work.

We keep a healthy work-life balance and enjoy our remote work environment.

We come from all around the world, from different cultures, speak dozens of languages, and make valuable products. 

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Our Hiring Process

You’ll have 3-4 interviews that take between 30 to 90 minutes each. You’ll be talking with our HR, the team leader and members of the team you’re interviewing for.

For some roles, we’ll also ask for an assignment. If this assignment requires significant time, we’ll pay for your time doing it.

In these interviews, we know that you’re interviewing us, like we’re interviewing you. We welcome your questions and will answer them gladly.

At OnTheGoSystems, we keep things simple and straightforward. In most cases, our interview process is made up of three parts:

1. The Chat with the Recruiter

60 mins

During this informal video call, we’ll tell you more about the job and OnTheGoSystems (OTGS), and you can ask us anything you want.

2. The Technical Deep Dive

60-90 mins

This video call has a technical focus and gives you the opportunity to speak to potential teammates and see how you can contribute to the team. You can expect detailed questions about your experience and qualifications, and you may be asked to do a live assignment, depending on the position.

3. The Check-In with the HR Manager

30 mins

During the quick video call with our HR Manager, we’ll ensure that everyone is on the same page regarding the position you’re applying for. You can ask questions and clarify any doubts you may have. We’ll also cover any administrative details necessary to extend a final offer that meets your needs and expectations.

Our goal is to make sure that you feel comfortable, informed, and excited about the opportunity to join our team. We believe interviews should be a two-way conversation, so don’t hesitate to ask as many questions as you’d like!

What OnTheGoSystems offers

Work from Anywhere

Grow your career

Great teammates

Work-Life balance

A stable company

About Us

OnTheGoSystems is a fully remote company with over:

  • 100 team members
  • 250,000 clients
  • 1,000,000 sites running our software

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About us and how we work