We are looking for an enthusiastic graduate WordPress developer to join our team of technical experts, based at our office in Wokingham, to expand our growing development team.
This is an additional role to join our growing team and would suit someone looking to be part of an agency striving for continual improvement and to be at the forefront our industry. We’re an agency with a strong ethical and inclusive business values and we encourage our team to display these values too.
We would like to find someone that is looking forward to working for clients in an exciting agency environment. This role would suit someone at the start of the development career, who has the desire to become a full project developer within 1-2 years – something that we would fully support with training through our graduate programme.
As a graduate developer at 10 Degrees you will be as comfortable with front-end and back-end development. You may not have any WordPress experience, but you should have both front-end web development experience as well as PHP experience. In your role you will learn to create bespoke WordPress themes, plugins and basic API integrations from artwork provided by our designer and tech specs from our clients. You’ll be part of our friendly team that helps determine the best technical solutions for clients together and writing code to our defined coding standards. As part of the team, you’ll be mentored by senior developers in a supporting environment.
We like to work using agile methods within the development team. Our developers take functionality specifications and artwork provided by our designers and project manager to see them through to completion on our staging servers ready for peer review and client UAT.
You are someone who is proactive and self-motivated, who is comfortable working by yourself or in a small team. You display the personal characteristics represented in our company values of being technically excellent, dependable, communicative and empathetic.
You take pride in your work and want to work somewhere with integrity that is continually evolving and gives you the opportunity to grow within it.
Our business values
What we’d like to offer you:
Competitive industry salary of £25k – £30k, subject to experience.
Eligibility for our bonus scheme based on personal and company performance from October 2019.
9am-5.30pm Monday to Friday.
28 days paid annual leave, plus paid bank holidays.
Personal development plan & training.
Flexible employer pension contributions.
Monthly team recognition awards.
Perks At Work: discounted memberships, shopping, freebies etc.
A relaxed, but professional, friendly working environment.
An active work social calendar, including our annual company retreat, summer family day, Christmas party and casual Friday drinks.
If you’re the ideal candidate then you’ll have:
A degree in computer science or related subject.
An interest in web development and open source technologies.
A logical thought process and an ability to troubleshoot technical problems with websites.
Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain positive relationships with clients.
Ability to manage colleague and client expectations.
The ability to work by yourself and in a small team; be enthusiastic, proactive and self-motivated.
Examples of websites you’ve developed as part of your degree or freelance work.
All roles will be based at our office in Wokingham (not remote working), all applicants should be eligible to work in the UK with a valid visa if required.