VentureBeat is looking for a veteran web developer with extensive knowledge of and experience working with PHP and MySQL based platforms.

About you:

  • You can contribute to the development of our websites through a number of different projects and products.
  • You have the ability to handle both the frontend and backend to get the project to completion. This is critical.
  • You recognize the importance of delivering quality work and are diligent about validating your changes to ensure they’re ironclad.
  • You work well with a team of developers to deliver a product, but you aren’t afraid to take the reins and work on a project by yourself.


  • Extensive experience with PHP and MySQL based platforms
  • Well-acquainted with jQuery and AngularJS
  • Experience with high-scale, high-visibility websites
  • Extensive knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Google Adwords/DFP experience
  • Ability to learn new software with little or no formal training or documentation
  • Knowledge of best-practices for user experience
  • Optimizing databases for performance
  • Knowledge with caching systems
  • Self-motivated and directed

Would prefer:

  • Experience developing on the WordPress platform
  • WordPress VIP experience
  • Experience developing with Drupal
  • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator experience

The position is located at 50 California St. in downtown San Francisco, and the start date is ASAP. Pay is competitive based on experience.

For further information, please contact, and put “WORDPRESS DEVELOPER POSITION” in the subject line.