Web Developer wanted in Retford



Our client is a successful ecommerce and web development company who build and maintain their own group of ecommerce websites. They specialise in selling industrial and business products online to businesses across the UK and Europe. They also build custom web development solutions for external clients in a number of different sectors including ecommerce, manufacturing, advertising and retail.


Due to continued expansion, they are looking to recruit a Web Developer to join their web team at the start of an exciting phase in the company’s development. The successful candidate will be an integral member of the team, working on projects which are essential to the continual improvement of 10+ ecommerce websites, internal order processing systems and external client sites. They will be assigned both front and back-end development projects on existing and new projects across a diverse range of industries. The successful candidate will have a key role within the web development team (currently x4 developer/designers, a web development manager plus Ecommerce Director) and will be encouraged to influence the direction of and take responsibility for any assigned projects.


About the Role


The main responsibilities include:


  • Front and back-end development of existing and new web development solutions
  • Development of external customer websites – ecommerce & brochure style websites
  • Communicating with external clients via email/telephone and attending client project meetings


The ideal candidate will have:


  • Experience of working with maintaining and creating PHP applications in a commercial environment using an industry recognised framework such as Symfony or Laravel
  • Good knowledge of the underlying LAMP architecture and a working knowledge of LAMP server set up and maintenance
  • A passion for programming is essential
  • Good project management skills
  • An impressive online portfolio displaying their commercial or personal work
  • Experience of front and back-end web development
    Knowledge of the latest web development trends and technologies


Essential Skills:


  • PHP using OOP (Symfony or Laravel)
  • JavaScript
  • REST
  • Git version control
  • SQL Linux command line and configuration
  • HTML5 CSS 3 – Sass
  • Bootstrap


Desirable Skills:


  • Test Driven Development
  • Gulp
  • Webpack


Personal Qualities:


  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • A positive, committed ‘can do’ attitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Have a great attention to detail ? Be methodical, focused & self-motivated
  • Be willing to learn new skills and technology


What we offer:


  • Competitive salary
  • High spec systems with an operating system of your choice
  • Minimum x2 monitor setup
  • Monthly bonus scheme based on company sales targets
  • Pension
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Relaxed working environment – no formal dress code
  • Modern offices with excellent facilities
  • Flexible working hours
  • Home working possible
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free coffee, cakes and biscuits!

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January 14, 2019