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Experienced Wordpress Developer

You have have experience with developing for the web know how to build a Wordpress plugin and theme. 

You want to work in a professional development team, do work with a huge impact, learn from the best, have fun, work on a site with over 3.000.000 pageviews every month and develop yourself to become the best developers of Amsterdam. 

This is the job you are looking for!

FULL-TIME · AMSTERDAM

What is Scribbr? 🎓

We are a family of graduates who have one mutual goal: Help students graduate!

Scribbr helps more than 200 students daily, offering our Proofreading & Editing service, the Scribbr Plagiarism Check, APA Citation Generator and more than 1.000 articles written about thesis topics.

Together with our team in Amsterdam, and more than 500 freelance-editors, we do everything possible to provide the best service for students. This passion has earned us a customer satisfaction score of 9.9/10 from over 4.000 verified reviews.

We have customers in over 200 countries, 500 freelance editors around the globe and over 3.000.000 pageviews every month. You can imagine we have many applications to support all that.

As a Wordpress Developer you, together with our other developers, will help improve all these applications. 

What will you be working on?

1) Main website

We are constantly working on our main website to give students the best experience possible. Existing pages need to be improved or new templates need to be created. 

Since we get millions of page views every month, we are also constantly improving code under the hood to keep the website scalable and fast.

Techniques: Wordpress, Advanced Custom Fields, PHP, Javascript, SCSS, Twig, Git, CDN, caching, Bootstrap and more.

2) APA Citation Generator

Need some distraction from Wordpress? You could work on the APA Generator as a side-project. This tool helps students generate citations in the APA style. It is immensely popular and loved by students. 

From a technical perspective, the APA tool could use some improvement as it's written in spaghetti style jQuery. It’s time to rewrite this tool in a proper Javascript framework. Vue.js, React, Angular? You choose!

Once it is rewritten we want to add features and we think we can get over a million monthly users on this tool. Doesn’t that sound rewarding?

Who will you work with?

We are enthusiastic, we’re international and we love to celebrate success! We work together to ensure that students are fully satisfied with our services and that Scribbr keeps on growing.

You will work with everyone in the company, but most often with these awesome people:

Sander

Front-end Developer

Daniel

Senior PHP Developer


Anne

Operations Manager, Product Owner

Raimo

Online Marketer

Bas

Co-Founder, Product Owner

Koen

Co-founder, Marketing and Development

What are we looking for?

  • You are experienced with JS, PHP, CSS, Bootstrap, HTML and Wordpress.

  • Willingness to learn (or already know): Docker, CI/CD, Scrum, Twig, SCSS, Javascript frameworks, Git.

  • You can transform wireframes and designs to code.

  • Eye for design.

  • Live in The Netherlands


What do we offer?

  • The best place to develop yourself as developer.
  • A high performance laptop, two screens and whatever extra hardware you need.
  • A generous budget for tech, education and conferences.
  • A fun, ambitious, informal work environment that embraces the latest technologies.
  • An office with a view in the center of Amsterdam.
  • 25 paid holidays (+7 official Dutch holidays).
  • The chance to join one of the fastest-growing startups in the Netherlands 🍻
  • And of course... Friday beers, BBQs, a Scribbr boat docked outside the office, smart and young colleagues, free lunch, etc. ;-)

In the heart of Amsterdam

At tech hub TQ

A Bright Future

Do you think working for a startup is fun, but full of uncertainty and risks? At Scribbr you can put your hesitations aside!

We founded our company six years ago and we have been profitable from the beginning. We don’t have any investors or debts, so no short-term thinking and no unrealistic targets.

Our team is our family. It is the most important part of our company. At Scribbr we grow together and support one another’s development.

We pride ourselves on Scribbr’s stability, sustainability, and teamwork. Join us and experience the fun!

Cheers,

Koen, Bas and Richard - Scribbr Founders 🚀🎓

We work hard and play hard at Scribbr HQ! Join our awesome team!