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Software Engineer

Software Engineer


Automattic


dev

engineer

digital nomad

dev

engineer

digital nomad

2mo

Stats (beta): 👁 390 views,✍️ 0 applied (0%)
\nWordPress doesn’t try to keep its users inside walled gardens, a rare thing in a world that is dangerously moving away from the open web. Instead, WordPress gives them the freedom to build a business website, an online store, or a personal blog – the way they like it. Big sites or small, using the community-run open source project or Automattic’s WordPress.com, vanilla or customised with with hundreds of plugins, WordPress users always get to own and control their data, their expression, and their freedom.\n\nWhat have we worked on recently?\n\n\n* Gutenberg – a new block-level editor, clean abstractions for users, too, not just developers.\n\n* Jetpack is a plugin that brings cloud-scale features to self-hosted sites and our latest addition is Rewind, think git for WordPress sites.\n\n* WooCommerce is the most popular e-commerce platform on the web\n\n* Longer product list is on Automattic.com.\n\n\n\n\nHow do we work?\n\n\n* We open-source! We’re cool with open-sourcing everything except passwords, or secret keys.\n\n* We ship often, we deploy many times daily, with the help of peer code review and continuous integration.\n\n* Our engineering organization is flat, and you can be involved in any discussion across our many communication channels.\n\n* We’re kind to each other and our users – we strive to build a positive, supportive and inclusive culture of cohesive teams focused on delivering value to our customers.\n\n\n\n\nHere some areas in which you can grow and have further impact in the future:\n\n\n* Learning and development – we have a generous personal development budget and encourage you to grow your skills through courses, books and conferences.\n\n* Architecture – we encourage developers to develop expertise in the systems they work with, guide their evolution and mentor other developers working on them.\n\n* Engineering effectiveness – helping other developers become more effective through tools, practices, cross-team collaborations, and process improvements.\n\n* Leadership – we offer a variety of leadership options to those who have interest, including becoming a team lead.\n\n\n\n\nThese are exciting times at Automattic and you’ll have a unique opportunity to shape the future of our products. Join us! We look forward to hearing from you.\n\nWe’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry. We want to build Automattic as an environment where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes, but is not limited to, differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences, and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups. Read more about our dedication to diversity and inclusion.\n\nHOW TO APPLY\n\nDoes this sound interesting? If yes, please send a short email to jobs @ this domaintelling us about yourself and attach a résumé as a PDF. Let us know what you can contribute to the team. Include the title of the position you’re applying for and your name in the subject.\n\nProofread! Make sure you spell and capitalize WordPress and Automattic correctly. We are lucky to receive hundreds of applications for every position, so try to make your application stand out. If you apply for multiple positions or send multiple emails there will be one reply.\n\nIf you’re reading this on a site other than automattic.com please ensure you visit automattic.com/work-with-us for the latest details on applying.\n\nPlease answer the following questions in your cover letter. We will only consider candidates whose cover letters answer these questions.\n\n* Tell us some details about an interesting programming problem you’ve worked on. What made it interesting?\n\n* How do you use our products or their competitors’? How would you improve one of them?\n\n* When you make a GET request to: https://public-api.wordpress.com/wpcom/v2/work-with-us\nwith a header X-future: automattician you will receive a secret. What is it?\n\n* What questions do you have for us?\n\n

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Data Engineer

Data Engineer


Automattic


engineer

engineer

11mo

Stats (beta): 👁 617 views,✍️ 0 applied (0%)
\nAutomattic is the company behind WordPress.com, Jetpack, WooCommerce, and more. We are looking for a full-stack data engineer.\n\nYou’ll work with business leads, analysts, data scientists and fellow engineers to build data-powered products that empower better decision making. You’re committed to data quality. You’ll understand how to manage a cluster to deliver performance and reliability.   You’ll evaluate and help to craft technology choices, and you’ll implement systems that tackle business use cases.\n\nWhat we’re looking for:\n\n\n* Hands-on, production experience with the Hadoop family of big data technologies (Hive, Impala, HBase, etc.).\n\n* Collaboration with business partners to craft and iterate on solutions that extract value from data.\n\n* Experience with Spark, Python, and Java.\n\n* Strong analytical skills and a fervor for data integrity and accessibility.\n\n* The curiosity and determination to understand and improve data flows.\n\n\n\n\nWe’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry. We want to build Automattic as an environment where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes, but is not limited to, differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences, and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups. Read more about our dedication to diversity and inclusion.\n\nHOW TO APPLY\n\nIf you’re reading this on a site other than automattic.com please ensure you visit automattic.com/work-with-us for the latest details on applying.

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Automattic


Search Wrangler

Search Wrangler


Automattic


dev

digital nomad

dev

digital nomad

12mo

Stats (beta): 👁 623 views,✍️ 0 applied (0%)
\nAutomattic builds related content, recommendations, and search for websites, e-commerce sites, blogs, and the WordPress.com Reader. We connect millions of publishers with billions of readers every month and look for ways to help new publishers build an audience. We have only just started to scratch the surface of providing engaging, relevant search results for the Open Web.\n\nOur system runs on open source: Elasticsearch, MySQL, Spark, Kafka, HDFS (and tied together by WordPress of course).\n\nSound fun? It is.\n\nHere are some things we’re looking for:\n\n\n* Desire to build and refine great search experiences that tie together the pieces from across our software stack.\n\n* Experience with Open Source search systems: Elasticsearch, Solr, Lucene.\n\n* Great programming skills in both dynamic and compiled languages (especially PHP and Java/Scala).\n\n* Knowledge of scaling search systems: high volume indexing and querying.\n\n* Understanding how to combine and build signals from many sources to craft and evaluate novel search algorithms.\n\n* Ability to take a project from idea to implementation, putting the minimal system needed into production, but with an eye on where we need to be in 5 years.\n\n* A deep understanding of distributed computing and system performance.\n\n* Troubleshooting skills.\n\n\n\n\nWe’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry. We want to build Automattic as an environment where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes, but is not limited to, differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences, and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups. Read more about our dedication to diversity and inclusion.\n\n\nHOW TO APPLY\n\nIf you’re reading this on a site other than automattic.com please ensure you visit automattic.com/work-with-us for the latest details on applying.

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Automattic


Systems Wrangler

Systems Wrangler


Automattic


dev

digital nomad

dev

digital nomad

12mo
\nWe are looking for someone to help us develop, build, and maintain our growing global infrastructure. Real-time traffic map below. Each color represents an Automattic data center.\n\n\nCurrently serving customers from 25 locations on 6 continents.\n\nIf you’re passionate about performance, reliability, and serving billions of web requests per day, we’re excited to chat with you. Some technologies we are currently using: Docker, Nginx, PHP, MySQL, MongoDB, Node.js, Statsd, Graphite, Prometheus, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Hadoop, MogileFS, HDFS, and BGP just to get started.\n\nWe are a globally distributed team and where you live doesn’t matter, but we are specifically looking for someone who can work US business hours (9AM-5PM PST/EST).\n\nBonus points if you can guess which city each color represents on the map above and tell us the methodology you used to figure it out.\n\nWe’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry. We want to build Automattic as an environment where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes, but is not limited to, differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences, and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups. Read more about our dedication to diversity and inclusion.\n\nHOW TO APPLY\n\n\nIf you’re reading this on a site other than automattic.com please ensure you visit automattic.com/work-with-us for the latest details on applying.

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Javascript Engineer

Javascript Engineer


Automattic


javascript

engineer

javascript

engineer

12mo
\nWe’re building new ways to interact with WordPress. They’re simple, fast, and highly usable. They’re written in the latest web technologies and are used by millions of people. We want your help. We’re looking for an experienced JavaScript engineer with:\n\n\n* A rock-solid understanding of the core JavaScript language, HTML5, and CSS3.\n\n* Familiarity with a server-side language like PHP, Ruby, or Python.\n\n* Proficiency developing well-structured web applications using modern JavaScript tools like React and Redux.\n\n* A real passion for crafting experiences that users rave about.\n\n* The ability to iterate and ship ideas quickly, with loose (at best) direction.\n\n* A love of open source software.\n\n\n\n\nWe’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry. We want to build Automattic as an environment where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes, but is not limited to, differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences, and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups. Read more about our dedication to diversity and inclusion.\n\nHOW TO APPLY\n\n\nIf you’re reading this on a site other than automattic.com please ensure you visit automattic.com/work-with-us for the latest details on applying.

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Code Wrangler

Code Wrangler


Automattic


dev

digital nomad

dev

digital nomad

12mo

Stats (beta): 👁 562 views,✍️ 0 applied (0%)
\nAs a developer here you’re responsible for Making Stuff Go. The job is tough to describe because it’s so broad, but historically it has included new product development from conception to implementation, high-volume and high-concurrency programming, and a MacGyver-like dedication to squashing bugs.\n\nWe have a wide variety of projects and systems requiring various competencies, but in general the following skills will come in handy:\n\n\n* Advanced proficiency with at least one scripting language like PHP or Python. Low-level language experience or production experience with multiple languages is a plus.\n\n* Experience working on a large-scale system to make it faster, more scalable, and fault-tolerant.\n\n* The ability to iterate and ship ideas quickly, with loose (at best) direction.\n\n* A deep understanding of the Web including HTTP, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.\n\n* You’re comfortable with customer-facing roles including support and documentation.\n\n\n\n\nWe’re serious about growing diversity in the tech industry. We want to build Automattic as an environment where people love their work and show respect and empathy to those with whom we interact. Diversity typically includes, but is not limited to, differences in race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, political and religious affiliation, socioeconomic background, cultural background, geographic location, disabilities and abilities, relationship status, veteran status, and age. To work on diversity means that we welcome these differences, and strive to increase the visibility of traditionally underrepresented groups. Read more about our dedication to diversity and inclusion.\n\nHOW TO APPLY\n\nIf you’re reading this on a site other than automattic.com please ensure you visit automattic.com/work-with-us for the latest details on applying.

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Enterprise Growth Engineer

verified

Enterprise Growth Engineer


Automattic

verified

marketing

engineer

marketing

engineer

4yr

Stats (beta): 👁 1,445 views,✍️ 0 applied (0%)
\n\nThrough our WordPress.com VIP program, we provide support, hosting, training, and other services to some of the biggest and best WordPress sites on the web.\n\nYour style is to get things done with minimum friction, and to respond rapidly when called on, as well as being super proactive. You view companies as partners, and not just customers, and pride yourself in establishing long-term relationships. You enjoy doing demos and meeting with everyone, from engineers to GMs and VPs of Sales.\n\nIn addition, you are:\n\nAn amazing communicator; you should be great at holding people’s attention whether presenting, chatting on the phone, or writing a quick blog post.\n\nComfortable working in a sales role, negotiating terms, and reviewing contracts.\n\nQuick to resolve unexpected challenges, and collaborate with developers.\n\nAn expert at distilling goals and wish-lists into concrete next steps.\n\nThe position entails managing a customer from pre-sales conversations and contract negotiations, through signup, launch, and beyond.  You’ll be the point person for educating them on new features and opportunities, as well as being an escalation point for anything urgent.\n\nThis role requires you to have a deep understanding of the technology and platforms that we run, and being able to communicate with engineers effectively.  Moderate travel is required as well.\n\nHow to Apply\n\nDoes this sound interesting? If yes, please send a short email to jobs @ this domain telling us about yourself and attach a résumé. Let us know what you can contribute to the team. Include the title of the position you’re applying for and your name in the subject. Proofread! Make sure you spell and capitalize WordPress and Automattic correctly. We are lucky to receive hundreds of applications for every position, so try to make your application stand out. If you apply for multiple positions or send multiple emails there will be one reply.\n\n← Work With Us\n\n

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Technical Account engineer

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Technical Account engineer


Automattic

verified

engineer

engineer

4yr

Stats (beta): 👁 2,328 views,✍️ 0 applied (0%)
\n\nYou love working with some of the most influential companies on the planet, and helping them get the most out of WordPress and our VIP program.\n\nYour style is to get things done while reducing friction for your colleagues and clients, to respond rapidly when called upon, as well as being proactive. You view companies as partners, and not just customers, and pride yourself in establishing long-term relationships. You enjoy managing projects and timelines, and working with everyone from engineers to GMs and VPs of Sales.\n\nIn addition, you are:\n\nComfortable with a high volume of communication and switching tasks at a moment’s notice\n\nQuick to resolve issues that pop-up, and collaborate with developers\n\nAn expert at distilling goals and wish-lists into concrete next steps\n\nSkilled in conflict management and resolution\n\nUndaunted by managing risks in high stakes situations\n\nExcited by kick-off calls and getting everyone on the same page\n\nThe position entails managing partners post-sales through launch, and beyond. You’ll be the point person for their projects, as well as being an escalation point. This role requires you to have a deep understanding of the technology and platforms that we run, and be able to communicate with both engineers and business people effectively. Software development and architecture experience will help you succeed, however coding is not in scope for this position. Some moderate travel is required – expect quarterly as a baseline.\n\nHow to Apply\n\nDoes this sound interesting? If yes, please send a short email to jobs @ this domain telling us about yourself and attach a résumé. Let us know what you can contribute to the team. Include the title of the position you’re applying for and your name in the subject. Proofread! Make sure you spell and capitalize WordPress and Automattic correctly. We are lucky to receive hundreds of applications for every position, so try to make your application stand out. If you apply for multiple positions or send multiple emails there will be one reply.\n\n← Work With Us\n\n

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Happiness Engineer

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Happiness Engineer


Automattic

verified

engineer

customer support

engineer

customer support

5yr

Stats (beta): 👁 1,601 views,✍️ 0 applied (0%)
\nAs a Happiness Engineer, helping people is your passion. Maybe you’ve developed your own support philosophy by reading books like Delivering Happiness or Exceptional Service, Exceptional Profit. Perhaps you’re a contributor in an online support community such as the WordPress.com forums or WordPress.org forums.\nOur goal is to build relationships based on trust which result in happy, passionate, loyal customers and colleagues through listening to their needs and guiding them to the fullest use of the products we offer.\nInterested in learning more about how our team works? Check out Andrew Spittle’s talk at UserConf.\nIn general, a typical day involves:\nHelping people use Automattic’s products, including WordPress.com, Jetpack, Gravatar, and more\nTroubleshooting, investigating, and creating detailed bug reports\nCrafting and editing helpful support documentation\nBeing an active member of a team that provides around the clock support to our users via live chat, forums, and email\nBuilding a community of support by sharing knowledge and insight amongst team members\nBeing a Happiness Engineer requires:\nPatience, grace, and a sense of humor\nExcellent writing and communication skills\nWorking knowledge of WordPress, HTML, and CSS\nA knack for taking technical language and making it understandable\nA passion for solving tough problems and proposing elegant solutions\nHappiness Engineers must be fluent and eloquent in written English. If you know additional languages, be sure to let us know! We’re always looking for friendly folks to help our global community.\nThe WordPress.com and WordPress.org forums are fantastic places to gain the experience required for this position. If you are already active there, let us know! Send a link to your forum profile and we’ll check it out. If you’ve published any tutorials or support articles, include links or attachments in your email.\nTransforming publishing on the web is no small task. We are looking for people with the right mix of compassion, writing skills, and technical knowledge to get the job done. If that describes you, then we would love to chat.\nHow to Apply\nDoes this sound like a perfect fit? If yes, please send an email to jobs @ this domain telling us about yourself and attach a résumé. Let us know what you can contribute to the team. If you’ve read any of the books on support we mentioned above, let us know what you thought of them. Consider telling us about a great support experience you’ve had, and what made it so amazing. Include the title of the position you’re applying for and your name in the subject. Proofread! Make sure you spell and capitalize WordPress and Automattic correctly. We are lucky to receive hundreds of applications for every position, so try to make your application stand out. If you apply for multiple positions or send multiple emails there will be one reply.\n← Work With Us\n

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