We're looking to add a Full-Stack PHP Developer to our Global Team working 
at our headquarters office in Alexandria, VA! At The Motley Fool, when we 
say our mission is to help the world invest better, we really mean THE 
WORLD.  And behind the renowned financial advice that advances that 
mission, you’ll find us — the tech team supporting all of our international 


We are a small team accomplishing big goals across the globe. To keep up, 
we’re looking for a collaborative developer with full-stack experience. 
Together, we’ll sustainably build out our global financial advice platform 
to scale well into the future. You’ll be innovating around new features and 
helping us figure out what to work on next, as well as being involved with 
day-to-day maintenance and upgrades to our current stack.  We are 
continuously challenged to deliver higher quality code and more efficient 
solutions for quality member experiences.


It’s exciting, rewarding, and challenging work.  And in return, we’ll give 
you unlimited vacation (seriously, unlimited), a standing or sitting desk, 
a jester cap, an open and fun office environment chock full of brilliant 
colleagues, along with the autonomy to thrive and define your own career 
path. (We’ll pay you, too.)

Below is some additional information about the position. If you'd like to 
learn more about The Motley Fool, be sure to check 
our https://careers.fool.com/. For more information about the position, 
please email me at ahe...@fool.com or apply here 

*The Stack: *PHP, WordPress, jQuery, Vue.js, SASS, MailChimp, Vindicia, 
Laravel, Mercurial, Composer, Jenkins, AWS cloud services, and Iron.io.




   - Highly skilled, detail oriented PHP Developer well versed in Object 
   Oriented Programming & best practices. 
   - Familiarity with writing code for WordPress as a CMS, knowledge of 
   core actions & filters and how to create plugins using OOP. 
   - Experience working with SAAS/RESTfull API’s. 
   - Comfortable blurring the line between traditional back- and front-end 
   development, often integrating PHP with client-side frameworks and Ajax. 
   - Good instinct for choosing tools that are appropriate to solving the 
   problem, not because of tech fashion trends. 
   - Familiarity with our company, our purpose and fool.com. 


*You also have:*


   - A history of work on a large development project where you 
   collaborated with other developers, designers, and product owners. 
   - Good communication skills. 
   - Practiced documenter. 
   - Familiarity and experience with other programming languages besides 
   PHP — we don’t mind which — so long as you learned that language’s rules, 
   syntax and design patterns, making you a well-rounded developer. 

*It’s not required, but it sure would be great if you also had:*


   - Experience working in a publishing company or financial services 
   - Examples of open source projects you have started or contributed to. 
   - Ecommerce experience: writing code or utilizing systems for processing 
   online payments, either in or outside of WordPress. 
   - Experience as an investor. A self-managed 401k totally counts. 

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