Senior Front-End Javascript Developer (part-time)

We are looking for a Senior Front-End Javascript Developer to join the Gaucho Plugins family. The engineer will be responsible for developing unique code that can withstand high profile sites and intense loads. You will collaborate with a cross-functional team to architect and develop durable, extensible, and secure code.

Part-time Salary:



Part-time (2-4 hours per day, depending on rate)
At least 3 hours of overlapping availability per week between 9:00 am PST – 5:00 pm PST for team meetings
Location is unimportant as long as you are available, enthusiastic, committed and know your stuff


You’ll be part of a development team working on our flagship product

As a Senior Front-End Javascript Developer you would:

Develop new software solutions and maintain existing applications
Work with stakeholders to understand requirements and objectives
Create, review, and update technical documentation
Keep apprised of relevant new technology and best practices
Write tests to validate code function
Execute bug fixes
Measure results of implemented solutions
Participate in troubleshooting/triaging of issues and document them appropriately

You ideally should have:

A portfolio of WordPress plugins
Experience with HTML5, SCSS and modern CSS (SVG, Animation, Flexbox/Grid, etc.)
Strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model.
Experience in using Functional Components.
Good understanding of responsive web standards and UI/UX best practices
Experience with popular Javascript and Redux
Familiarity with RESTful APIs.
Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, Gulp, etc.
Familiarity with code versioning tools (we use GIT)
Ability to convert design specs (Invision, Photoshop, Sketch etc, into full working & pixel perfect HTML5/CSS/JSX templates.
Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements.
Proactive, independent problem solver; addresses complex challenges with both focus and curiosity.
A passion for improving software/systems
Ability to work remotely with little-to-no supervision

Bonus points for:

Familiarity with BEM methodology
WordPress development experience (WP Rest API, etc.)
Write code with accessibility and web standards in mind.
Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
JavaScript, HTML, CSS, SCSS, JSON, Rest API, Web API, SVG, Animation, Flexbox/Grid, Git

We Offer:

A collaborative team culture
Consistent/set work hours
Challenging non-redundant daily duties
A voice in how things get done
Access to ongoing training
Growth-oriented culture
Excellent compensation with competitive benefits and rejuvenation time-off
Flexible work environment
You will be provided with all of the tools, support, and backing you need to get the job done

How do I apply?

Submit your plugin development portfolio along with a copy of your CV to

Hiring Process:

Our hiring process includes two Levels of Screening tests [Coding].

This job description is only a summary of the typical functions of the position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all job responsibilities, tasks, or duties. Additional duties and tasks may be assigned as part of the job function. Gaucho Plugins reserves the right to modify, interpret, or apply this job description in a way that best supports the organizational needs. The job description in no way creates or implies an employment contract. The employment contract remains “at will”.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: Gaucho Plugins is committed to offering equal employment opportunity without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

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