Senior Web Developer

Opilio Recruitment Limited
United Kingdom
£50,000 - £55,000
05 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client established in 2010, are an innovative marketing agency based in Richmond. They are looking for a Senior Web Developer with outstanding WordPress, Laravel and Silverstripe experience as well as extensive agency experience. They work with diverse clients ranging from funded startups through to corporate clients. They do some pretty exciting stuff with open source code including bespoke ecommerce platforms, booking apps and large scale platforms. They have grown over the years and are now looking to hire a Senior Web Developer to the current team. As the Senior Web Developer, you will handling various WordPress projects for their clients and you will be responsible for planning and integrating new functionality and enhancing existing functionality into WordPress websites. You will have experience in front end web development, and specifically WordPress, woo commerce, & plugin development. Role and Responsibilities: Roles and Responsibilities for the Senior Web Developer include: * Build websites, prototypes and applications using the latest front¬end technologies * Providing timely resolution to reported problems with existing websites. * Working closely with both the design and project resources to achieve the best possible results in web projects from conception right through to delivery. * Ensuring all work adheres to current industry best practice. * Self - motivated, goal - ¬oriented and able to work in a team environment. * Use common sense at all times and pay close attention to detail. * Committed, enthusiastic, sincere, trustworthy and conscientious. * Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively interface with all levels and departments on a formal, informal, written and verbal basis Experience and Skills: Skills and Experience for the Senior Web Developer include: * Outstanding PHP skills using Laravel and WordPress and Silverstripe * A minimum of 4 years commercial experience * Exemplary understanding of MVC frameworks such Laravel * Code in HTML5, PHP, MySQL, Javascript, jQuery, CSS * Solid understanding of WordPress standards, database structure, themes, widgets and responsive mobile development * Write clean, efficient and readable code * Natural problem solver, able to create easy to use functions within wordpress * Experience of creating responsive WordPress themes from scratch * Experience in developing ecommerce sites using woocommerce and other PHP based platforms/CMS
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