Do you sometimes wish that you could help make the web a better place? Well, now is your chance to make a difference for billions of people all over the world because Automattic.com is now hiring for various positions that you can work from home. It doesn’t matter where you live, Automattic is located all over the world – California, Texas, New York, Canada, Georgia, New Jersey, Australia, and more stateside and overseas locations. However, you will be working from home.
What is Automattic,?
Automattic, Inc. started in August 2005 and has been growing ever since. It seems like a fun and exciting place to work. Automattic works on projects for P2-themed WordPress.com blogs, private IRC channels, and Skype and AIM projects. Automattic works 24/7 because they are located all over the world. Check out the interview on their website to learn more about being a part of Automattic.
What is the application process like?
When you apply for a position you will go through an interview process. After making it through the interview process, then you will work on a project that will last between 3-8 weeks. When you decide to join as a full-time employee, you’ll do customer support for WordPress.com for your first three weeks. This job will be very important because you will get to help people use Automattic’s products including WordPress, WooCommerce, Jetpack, Gravatar and more. You will also be a part of a global team that provides 24/7 support to their users via chat, email and forums.
Will I be an employee or and independent contractor?
You will be an employee of Automattic. Which means that you will be entitled to some awesome benefits such as dental, health, and vision insurance for all US employees and their family; 401 (k) plan for all US employees; vacation time; they cover costs of company travel; they will provide or reimburse hardware or software you will need for your job, and they will provide or reimburse books or conferences that promote continued learning. Automattic provides some wonderful perks for their remote workers but you may be wondering what kind of people are they looking for and what kind of requirements will I need in order to be considered as a potential candidate for this company?
What are Automattic’s requirements?
Automattic looks for individuals who have excellent communication and writing skills as well as a working knowledge of WordPress, Html and CSS but this is not all. They also want you to be patient, have a sense of humor and grace as you deal with each customer. All of the open positions at Automattic requires their home agents to have a good work ethic who is self-driven to complete any task or assignment given. Those who enjoy learning new ideas and skills would also be great candidates for this position.
How can I apply online?
If you are interested in finding out more, please visit Automattic.com for the various work from home position they have available and apply online today.
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