Code Reviewer

General Details

Position title: Code Reviewer Team Leader

Reports to: Envato Australia


This role provides Envato with digital content evaluation expertise, consultation and project assistance pertaining to the improvement, development and quality of the Envato Market library

WordPress role has a specific emphasis on evaluating WordPress plugins and other popular plugins (such as Joomla, Opencart, Prestashop etc)  in terms of design, code and other quality requirements.

Job Description

Key Functions

  • Provide technical evaluation services to Envato and its community utilising industry design principles, coding and technical analysis skills as required by Envato Market categories such as WordPress plugins and non WordPress plugins and related areas of Envato:

    • Review against set technical specifications and CodeCanyon plugin requirements whilst maintaining a high level of processing consistency.

    • Provide a high level of quality customer service evaluation outcome feedback that is understandable and well communicated.

  • Provide industry expertise services to the Content Operations team (WP) and Envato:

    • Identifying changes to the relevant content market and industry standards.

    • Identifying when there is misalignment between the Envato Market library and industry trends pertaining to quality standards.

  • Provide industry experience and knowledge to identify opportunities for improvement in review processes, systems and practices.

Skills required:

  • PHP, WordPress (3 years experience) + general web development (1 year).

  • Strong knowledge of modern PHP, including PHP-FIG standards.

  • Strong understanding of the SOLID object-oriented design principles.

  • Strong SQL, database design and database security skills.

  • Familiarity with ES5+ Javascript as well as dependency management using Browserify or CommonJS modules.

  • Knowledge of web services, REST APIs.

  • Strong background in HTML and CSS.

  • Good understanding of web security principles.

  • Exposure to:

    • Content Management Systems.

    • eCommerce.

Competences required for the role:

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Resilience and adaptability.

  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Positive outlook and willingness to help others.

  • Strong ability to work independently and take initiative.

Required Skills/Experience

  • 3-5 years experience in a management position with 3+ direct reports 

  • Experience in Mobile App industry

    • Moderate experience with Android, iOS and web 

  • Strong communication skills

  • Strong fluency in English to ensure ease of communication with Envato’s Melbourne Office

  • Strong ability to liaise with team members to make informed and accurate decisions

  • Experience in the WordPress industry

Desirable Skills/Experience

  • Previous experience working with remote staff

  • Knowledge and understanding of the Envato platform and associated workflows, standards, processes and other information used and required by the team

  • Knowledge of Envato Market and its community

Personal Competencies Required

  • Strong interpersonal skills 

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Spanish and English

  • Resilience and adaptability 

  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy 

  • Positive outlook and willingness to help others 

  • Strong ability to work independently and take initiative 

  • Flexible & adaptable