WordPress / Front end developer

Covent Garden
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Emotive company background

We believe that only true engagement can drive genuine behavior change. Our in-house scientific, creative and development teams stimulate engagement; using core insights to build strategic plans leading to the development and delivery of tactical programs. These are embedded with novel thinking, often utilising new technologies that address traditional challenges and motivate behavior change. At a community level, we promote engagement in science by students through our sponsorship of the emotive. science lab and pre-university prize at a UK girls school. We are also developing pro-bono awareness activities and raising funds for Jo’s Cervical Cancer Charity.

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Role overview

Emotive Require an experienced developer to work across a range of new and existing projects, The ideal candidate will be highly experienced using the WordPress platform and PHP language. They will have a desire to develop their frontend skills utilising modern JavaScript frameworks and design methodologies across both web and mobile application development.

Role responsibilities

  • Development of green field projects and updates to existing WP applications
  • Collaborating closely with co developers and project stakeholders to deliver projects within project deadlines
  • To participate in planning and production scrums with project team members
  • Working closely with the quality assurance team to deliver high quality content

Core technical skills

  • Extensive experience of the WordPress ecosystem
  • Development fundamentals including, node.js, gulp, sass and git
  • Strong responsive web layout skills
  • Cross browser development strategies
  • Object orientated JavaScript including the ECMA6 language
  • Scrum, sprint and feature based development experience

Desirable skills

  • Veeva JS application framework
  • Cordova hybrid app experience (IOS/Android)
  • Learn Dash e-learning WP plugin
  • React Native
  • Angular JS

Fundamental personal attributes

  • Strong attention to detail
  • To be able to clearly communicate ideas when interacting with development and non-technical team members
  • The production of high quality concise smoke tested code
  • Ability to work to planned deadlines and delivery schedules

Company benefits

As well as the opportunity to work as part of a dynamic team in a rewarding environment in architect-designed offices just off Oxford Street, we offer an excellent salary package including basic salary depending upon experience, annual bonus scheme, 5% employer pension contribution, private healthcare and 33 days holiday (including bank holidays).

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/77341165