Sombra is a software development company that works with US, Canadian, and European clients. The Sombra team is commited to doing what is loves in the best interests of the company, its clients, and Ukraine.
23 лютого 2024

Senior Software Engineer (PHP/WordPress/FE) (вакансія неактивна)

Київ, Львів, Івано-Франківськ

We are seeking a talented and experienced Senior PHP WordPress Developer to join our dynamic team. As a Senior Developer, you will play a key role in contributing to the enhancement and maintenance of our corporate website. This is an internal project that offers an exciting opportunity to work on a high-visibility platform and collaborate with cross-functional teams.

Tech. stack: PHP, WordPress, SQL, GraphQL, HTML/CSS/JS, Next.JS, React, SSR, ACF plugin


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science,
  • Engineering, or a related field; or equivalent work experience.
  • Proven experience (5+ years) working as a PHP developer with a strong focus on WordPress development.
  • Extensive experience with WordPress CMS, including theme and plugin development, customization, and optimization.
  • Solid understanding of responsive web design principles and techniques.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Experience with HTML/CSS/JavaScript,
  • Experience with Composer PHP
  • Advanced Custom Field (ACF) plugin experience
  • Gutenberg experience
  • OOP, SOLID principles
  • English — Intermediate high.

Will be a plus:

  • Experience with GraphQL, Next.JS, React, SSR
  • WP-CLI, CI/CD experience, Linux (server side) experience, MySQL, TypeScript
  • Setting and customization of Apache/NGINX
  • Firewall understanding
  • Code static analysis tools experience (PHP-CS-Fixer/ PHP-Code sniffer/PHPStan/Psalm/PHPmd/etc.


  • Develop, customize, and maintain WordPress-based websites, themes, and plugins to meet project requirements and specifications.
  • Write clean, efficient, and well-documented code adhering to industry best practices and coding standards.
  • Collaborate with design and marketing teams to implement website features, functionality, and user experience enhancements.
  • Troubleshoot and debug issues, perform testing, and ensure website optimization for speed and performance.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies in WordPress development and implement them as appropriate.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior developers, fostering a collaborative and supportive team environment.

What we offer:

  • Annual paid vacation of 18 working days;
  • Extra vacation days for long-lasting cooperation;
  • Annual paid illness of 10 days;
  • Maternity\Paternity leave;
  • The opportunity for sabbatical leave;
  • Marriage and Parenthood Package;
  • Compensation for sports activities (up to 6000 UAH\year);
  • 50 % cost compensation for attending courses for self-development;
  • Corporate doctor;
  • Internal education(corporate library, Udemy courses);
  • Career development plan;
  • English classes;
  • Paying taxes and conducting private entrepreneurs;
  • Technical equipment: laptop, mouse, keyboard, monitor etc.;
  • Internal Referral program;
  • Opportunity to take part in company volunteering activities;
  • Technical community events.