Benzinga is looking for a Experienced Wordpress Hacker/Developer - Opportunity to Learn React

    Benzinga Money is looking for the crazy ones that are going to change the world. If you're looking to make a difference while also generating personal success, this role will provide you with the ability to impact the outcome and long-term growth potential. Join us at a magical time in our company's growth.

    Benzinga is a high-growth, global company that provides content & tools to investors of… all stripes from the average joe to the sophisticated trader. BZ is striving to democratize the world of investing.

    We're an experienced team that is looking for smart, driven, self-starters who have a high-level awareness to anticipate things that need to be done. Additionally, you'll be expected to ideate solutions to enhance the product experience to create raving fans.

    If you can solve seemingly complex problems with simple solutions and are excited by the opportunity to take ownership within a small development team, then this is for you. You must enjoy creating something from nothing, moving fast, breaking things and iterating.

    Seeking a seasoned web developer with significant Laravel, PHP and WordPress experience and a passion for building engaging, community-focused, user-friendly and scalable websites.

    Required Experience:

    • Built frontend applications using Laravel Blade and React.js
    • Built applications that use large relational databases and Laravel Nova to manage and manipulate data at scale.
    • Integrated Wordpress custom post types and ACF to build an advanced CMS
    • Experience building consumer web applications and websites
    • Knowledge of existing WordPress functions

    Preferred Experience:

    • Experience building applications with the spatie permissions Laravel package
    • Demonstrable portfolio of work (such as a portfolio website or GitHub link)
    • Experience knowing when to leverage third-party plugins, modules or frameworks
    • React.js experience a plus knowledge, HTML and CSS/SCSS


    • Build and manage applications using Laravel
    • Build exciting front-end experiences that cleanly integrate with back-end, microservices
    • Ability to lead other team members throughout the world
    • Leverage your experience with a broad range of technology stacks, platforms and tools to do your best work and teach others to do the same
    • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML) a plus.


    • Flexible and remote work environment with HQ in Detroit, MI
    • Comprehensive medical, insurance, and startup benefits program
    • Competitive base salary + bonus + equity stock grant options
    • Regularly planned team outings and company events (monthly & quarterly)
    • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact in a revolutionary space

    Our team within Benzinga develops websites, services and experiences in support of giving consumers an edge when it comes to dealing with their money.

    Our core values are everything to us:

    We Do What We Say
    Do what you say, say what you do
    Own your responsibilities
    Run through the finish line

    It's the What, Not the Who
    Give and receive constructive feedback
    Be transparent
    Understand the problem, focus on the solution

    We Find a Better Way
    Attention to detail now will save time later
    Create leverage by working as one ecosystem
    Raise your level of awareness
    Work smarter, not harder

    Urgency is the Ante to Play
    Every second counts
    Execute quickly and make better mistakes tomorrow
    Indecision leads to inaction

    We Create [Raving] Fans
    Create products people love
    Go above and beyond with every person, every time
    Be memorable
    Love your customer; love your colleague