Full Stack Web Developer

 

The role

We’re looking for a Full Stack Web Developer to join our multi-disciplined agile teams and help us build custom in-house Plugins to extend the functionality of our existing market-leading sites and provide new solutions to be re-used across our portfolio of sites and platforms.

You will also have the pleasure of building WordPress Themes from scratch. We are looking for a proactive self-starter who is able to take the lead on projects.

You’ll Be Expected To:

  • Write excellent, fluent PHP on a daily basis
  • Produce quality HTML, CSS/SASS, JS and PHP to create custom plugins and themes from supplied design files will be critical to your success
  • Take ownership of tasks and drive them through to delivery. While training and support will be provided, you are comfortable working independently within a strong team
  • Feel comfortable with Multisite Network management
  • Understand and practice GIT and GIT flow on daily basis
  • Demonstrate proven experience of sitebuilding using the latest technologies
  • Debug problems with existing WordPress plugins and setups
  • Diagnose server issues
  • Communicate clearly with non-technical stakeholders about your work and progress during daily standups
  • Lead the way by identifying, sharing and championing best practices
  • Be passionate about site speed and performance and the techniques that go along with it
  • Solicit feedback from others and show eagerness to improve
 

It Will Also Be Great If You Were Comfortable With:

  • Front-end frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation)
  • Setting up task runners (Grunt, Gulp)
  • WordPress Plugin directory (ie. having the ability to identify appropriate off-the-shelf vs. custom build solution and the relevant tradeoffs)
  • Using version control and dependency management
  • Working with Vagrant or Docker
  • Learning new things, web development changes all the time
  • Understanding of SEO and Accessibility best practices
 

What we offer

  • Competitive Salaries. We invest in top talent to stay at the forefront of our industry
  • Career Progression Schemes designed to fast-track your career from the day you start
  • Working on interesting projects with smart like-minded people, who are keen to share their knowledge and improve on a daily basis
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Flexible Working. Whatever your situation, we help you find the best working pattern to suit your needs
  • Family First. Ensuring parents have the support, flexibility and resources for a healthy work-life balance
  • Free healthy breakfast that includes a selection of Fruit, Snacks, Tea & Coffees
 

If you have a true passion for building sites and are driven to learn, develop and become world class through innovative, data savvy decisions, then, please send your resume to [email protected]