Web Developer PHP, e-Commerce

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Poole, Dorset
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

E-commerce / Web Developer, £27-£37k, Poole, highly profitable market leader. Very outgoing, social team

Web Developer (PHP / e-Commerce)
Poole, Dorset
£27000 - £37000 + Benefits

Your new company
This market-leading ecommerce business are undergoing a sustained period of growth. A key part of this expansion requires an energetic, personable web developer to join the team. It's a highly exciting time to join the business and a huge opportunity for the successful applicant. You'll be based from their head office location, just two minutes from the beach and on direct train routes to London.

This role requires full stack PHP knowledge and a desire to grow skills in broader areas such as UX, SEO, e-commerce and design. You must be comfortable taking ownership and running projects as an individual.

Your new role
The organisation is currently outsourcing project work and wants to reverse this process. Your role will surround liaising with the digital agency and gradually taking ownership of all things development for the company. You'll need a broad understanding of web technologies and will understand the importance of constant communication with the creative teams in the business.

Project wise you'll be working to architect and scale the companies' solutions to support their growth. There are new greenfield work streams as the company diversifies and continues to disrupt the market. You'll have a high level of influence in the use and selection of technologies moving forward but also the growth of the team and recommendations on hiring needs.

The environment is sociable and the team are close-knit. It's a great opportunity to take a large portion of responsibility for a company that will actively support your professional development. It's perfect for someone who is self-motivated, wants access to a variety of new tech/tools and that is hungry to join a company at a key stage of growth and brand expansion.

What you'll need to succeed
The parameters of the role are not completely set so there is an element of flexibility in the skill set. You will be proficient with LAMP development and will have aspirations to be a full stack developer but aside from this the skills are desirable.

These are broad and cover modern JS frameworks, SASS/LESS, SQL, open source CMS and search/digital/analytics sills. Knowledge of Magento/Shopify or other e-commerce tools are highly desirable.

You must be invested in joining a business with a social, outgoing culture including regular staff events and sports outings.

What you'll get in return
You'll be invested in from day 1 and will have access to unlimited training and guidance as the company want to breed internal promotion. More formally there's on site parking, discount scheme, corporate events, relaxed dress and flexible working within reason..

What you need to do now
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