Employment: Full Stack WordPress Developer

August 24, 2020 / News

Job Description

SkyStock is a online marketplace for drone operators and aerial photographers to sell their stock photos and videos. We offer an intuitive, location-based search platform and market-leading commissions for contributors.

SkyStock is growing and looking to add to our development team. Initially, you will be tasked to work on a small project alongside our current development team, with plenty of ongoing work available for the right person.


Technology Stack

The SkyStock platform is built on top of WordPress and Easy Digital Downloads. Our custom theme and plugins extend the core functionality of EDD to provide key platform features such as location-based search, contributor uploads and admin management.

On the backend, you will work with a modern WordPress stack based on Roots.io products including Bedrock and Sage using technologies such as Composer and Blade. For the frontend, we use Vue.js and Bootstrap 4.



  • Strong web development skills (HTML / CSS / JS)
  • Comprehensive understanding of WordPress (Custom Posts / Meta Queries / ACF)
  • Experience building custom WordPress plugins (Working with hooks & filters etc)
  • Familiarity with modern PHP development (PHP 7 / Composer etc)
  • Experience with Vue.js and modern frontend JS development


Bonus Experience

  • Google Maps API
  • Laravel (Blade / Service Providers / Mix etc)
  • AWS (S3 / EC2 / Containers)
  • Docker
  • Experience or an interest in drones and aviation would be a great asset.
  • Australian-based applicants will be viewed very favourably, however the position can be completed remotely.


Apply to

Email through a CV and brief introduction email to CEO Tom Watson at [email protected]. Please direct any questions to ­Tom and leave a phone number if you would like to have a talk about the position.

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