Work at Shadow - Wordpress Engineer

Wordpress Engineer - Contractor

Location: New York, Denver, Seattle, DC, or Remote

Who We Are

Shadow is a technology company dedicated to building power within the progressive movement. Our tools and platforms enable campaigns and other progressive organizations to reach a wider audience of supporters and make sense of the data available to them.

Shadow is looking for a Wordpress Engineer that will help us build out several tools to support the progressive movement. This is a full time contract engagement that will run through the end of March 2020. We have offices in New York, Denver, Washington, DC, and Seattle, but we will happily consider remote candidates.

Who You Are

You have strong coding skills and a passion for producing great products. You always communicate thoughtfully and are able to move fast while still producing quality work. Progressive causes inspire you and you’re looking for an opportunity to join the fight and make an impact. You love working in a collaborative environment as part of a close-knit team at a burgeoning startup. You are creative, a good communicator and ready to work hard for the mission.

The Tech

Our stack includes the following technologies: Wordpress, React/Redux (Typescript), Google Cloud Platform, Python, Node.js (Typescript), Postgres, Kubernetes, Firebase, CircleCI.


  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong Wordpress development experience
  • Passion for the progressive movement and a mission-oriented attitude
  • Strong javascript, html and css skills
  • Experience integrating REST APIs
  • Time management skills

To Apply

To apply for this role, fill out the form here and we'll be in touch!

Shadow is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly urge women, people of color, those with disabilities and members of the LGBTQ community to apply. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, color, marital status, veteran status, or medical conditions.