Senior WordPress Developer (BE heavy)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


About us:

Talent has no borders. Proxify’s mission is to connect top developers around the world with opportunities they deserve. So, it doesn’t matter where you are; we are here to help you fast-track your independent career in the right direction. ?

Since our launch, Proxify’s developers have successfully worked with 1200+ happy clients to build their products and growth features. 3500+ talented developers trust Proxify and its network to fulfil their dreams and objectives.

Proxify is shaped by a global network of supportive, talented developers interested in remote full-time jobs.

The Role:

We are looking for a talented Senior WordPress Backend Developer to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for leading the development and maintenance of our WordPress-based projects. You should have extensive experience in PHP programming, WordPress plugin development, and a solid understanding of database management.

What we’re looking for:

Minimum of 5 years of experience in backend web development, with at least 4 years focused on WordPress development.
Profound knowledge of PHP and MySQL.
Experience with Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), CPT UI, and custom plugin development.
Strong understanding of RESTful APIs and experience integrating external services with WordPress.
Proficiency in version control tools, particularly Git.
Familiarity with frontend technologies (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3) is a plus.
Strong communication and teamwork skills.


Develop and maintain high-performance WordPress plugins and themes.
Optimise website performance through backend improvements.
Troubleshoot and resolve complex backend issues.
Collaborate with front-end developers and designers to integrate user-facing elements.
Manage all phases of the software development lifecycle, including analysis, design, development, testing, and deployment.

What Proxify offers

Career-accelerating positions at cutting-edge companies
Discover exclusive long-term remote engagements at the world’s most interesting product companies.

Hand-picked opportunities, just for you
Skip the typical recruitment roadblocks and biases with personally matched engagements.

Fast-track your independent developer career
Start small and gain more freedom to take on new engagements as you build your independent developer career.

A recruitment process that values your time
Only one hiring process with the possibility of several positions, without any additional tests.