We are looking for an experienced WordPress Project Developer to join our team of technical experts, at our office in Wokingham.
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 expect our team to display these values too.
Duties and responsibilities
Deliver highly accurate WordPress bespoke theme and plugin builds from a functionality specification and artwork provided by our designers and other creative agencies.
Determine the best technical solutions for clients based on your knowledge and experience of WordPress solutions.
Provide solutions to complex API integrations with third party systems.
Manage your own workload, take personal responsibility for delivering on time and be accountable for your decisions.
Communicate effectively and responsively with the Project Manager, the rest of development team and clients.
Display industry expertise and knowledge effectively to clients, and share best practice throughout the team.
Our business values
What we’d like to offer you:
Competitive industry salary up to £40,000, subject to experience.
Eligibility for our bonus scheme based on personal and company performance from October 2018.
Working hours of 9am-5.30pm Monday to Friday, with some flexibility.
28 days paid annual leave, plus paid bank holidays.
Personal development plan & training.
Enhanced employer pension contributions.
Monthly team recognition awards.
Eligibility for childcare voucher scheme.
perkbox.co.uk subscription for discounted memberships, shopping, freebies etc.
Free office fruit and snacks.
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 demonstrable portfolio of WordPress sites with complex API integrations, multilingual sites, Git workflows and/or WooCommerce.
Experience of using Sketch/Photoshop/XD; task runners such as Gulp/Grunt; CSS frameworks; and deployment processes such as Bitbucket Pipelines.
Familiarity of Agile working methodologies.
A logical thought process and an ability to troubleshoot technical problems.
Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain positive relationships with clients & colleagues.
Experience of client expectation management.
The ability to work by yourself and in a small team; be enthusiastic, proactive and self-motivated.
At least three years commercial experience of front and backend WordPress development either in another agency or as a freelancer.
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.