Web Developer / Designer

Birmingham, West Midlands
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Web Developer / Designer

Location: Jewellery Quarter Birmingham city centre

Salary: £24k - £27k depending on experience and qualifications

A number of share options available for the successful candidate

About the company:

Our client a leading and innovative consumer data recovery company, is growing and they need to expand their in-house team. Our client are looking to hire a Web Developer/Designer on a full-time basis, asap. The successful candidate needs to have a can-do attitude and the ability to react quickly due to the ever-changing nature of software development industry. The role will be mainly focused on development (the split will roughly be 70%/30% - development/design).

Duties of the Web Developer / Designer:

  • Updating content on WordPress websites
  • Converting mockups to HTML/CSS
  • Creating/editing WordPress themes, working with PHP.
  • Implementing new javascript/jquery functionality such as sliders, dynamic menus etc
  • Coding alternative version of pages for A/B testing
  • Designing banners
  • Following design/brand guidelines
  • Setting up A/B tests

Requirements of the Web Developer / Designer:

  • At least 3 years of experience in web design/development
  • Experience in mobile-first projects
  • Understanding of design for e-commerce
  • Wordpress development
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • CSS/Less/Sass
  • PHP
  • HTML
  • JavaScript/JQuery
  • Google analytics
  • FTP, file upload

Candidates for this Web Developer / Designer will ideally have experience with:

  • Digital download products
  • Easy Digital Downloads Wordpress plugin
  • Page load speed optimisation
  • A/B testing
  • MySQL
  • Experience with WP Engine
  • Mixpanel
  • Optimizely

If you meet the requirements of this Web Developer / Designer role then please apply today with your updated CV and Covering Letter!