Junior Web Developer (Wordpress) - Digital & Technology Solutions

Recruiter
Recruitment Revolution.com Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Junior Web Developer (Wordpress) - Digital & Technology Solutions
Birmingham
£18,000 - £22,000


Who we are//

Established way back when in 2005, we are an independent provider of Business Communications, Consulting, Digital Marketing, Website Design and IT Support services.

Our Mission//

Our mission is very clear - We have one objective – To provide customers with the right technology and services, allowing them to maximise their investment in technology.

Purpose of Junior Web Developer Role//

Requirements:

+ Must have knowledge and experience of editing and/or creating Wordpress themes
+ Must have knowledge of e-Commerce CMS platforms (Mainly Magento & WooCommerce others are a bonus.)
+ A strong understanding of front end web design – theory and practice
+ High attention to detail
+ Must be proficient in HTML & CSS as a minimum
+ Must know responsive design – techniques and practices
+ Must be able to manage own workflow efficiently and sensibly
+ Must be able to work independently (if needed)
+ Must be able to understand code created by others and work with that code
+ Must be able to problem solve and bug fix own code and others (if necessary)
+ Working knowledge and understanding of Adobe Suite (Photoshop, illustrator etc)
+ A keen eye for design of websites, logos and branding
+ Must be able to craft designs from client briefs and technical specifications
+ Knowledge of cross browser and cross platform issues
+ Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Bonuses:

+ A working knowledge and understanding of Javascript and/or Javascript frameworks (JQuery, Angular JS etc.)
+ Basic understanding of PHP would be beneficial
+ Background and Experience in logo design
+ A working knowledge of versioning tools such as GIT, Mercurial, CVS etc.
+ Knowledge of server management – mainly Linux (Ubuntu, LAMP etc.)
+ A knowledge of SEO (search engine optimisation)
+ Understanding of mobile and modern web technologies, capabilities, and trends

Personal Skills:

+ Must be able to manage own time efficiently to meet deadlines
+ Must show the ability to research and solve problems independently
+ Must work will within a team environment as well as independently (if necessary)
+ Excellent communication skills both in house and externally
+ Positive attitude towards challenging situations and multi-tasking
+ Must be committed to making “anything possible” with a “can do” attitude

Interested? Just Apply Below...

In 2005 we ripped up the rule book to deliver a recruitment agency experience that makes everyone feel just that little bit happier. By applying you consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. Good luck, Team RR.