WordPress Web Developer at The Dash Group (SW) Ltd, Redruth, £Freelance Option

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  • Redruth, UK
  • May 22, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Overview

Are you committed to the world of web development and looking for your next move? At The Dash Group we recognise how designing and coding is a vital part of part of our business and we’re looking for an innovative individual to lead the way forward for our web development. You will be working over a wide variety of every changing sites, be deeply involved in web commerce and be integral in shaping the future of this dynamic business. Do you strive to create visually appealing sites that are easy to navigate with user-friendly design? Are you willing to take on a new challenge, if so, this might be perfect role for you.

We are looking to recruit a WordPress Developer on an employed or freelance basis to join our senior management team and play a key role across all areas of the business. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented developer looking to become part of rapidly evolving business, targeting new markets, with e-commerce and web applications being at the core of its strategy.

Focusing on the development of our e-commerce portfolio and working closely with the senior management team, this role will also require the creation of internal systems and processes needed to design, test and deploy new sites and applications, allowing the company to develop new and existing business and stay ahead in a competitive marketplace.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • To take responsibility for all company websites and to ensure all platforms and plugins are kept secure and updated
  • Development of internal systems, processes and documentation required to support the management of our web presence
  • Liaising with the senior management team to discuss and suggest new features and applications, and developing these ideas into useable solutions
  • Constant development and review of the existing websites to ensure ease of use for our customers and staff
  • Development of new brochure and e-commerce sites to enable the Group to take advantage of new opportunities and markets
  • Liaising with external agencies as required
  • New site development for continued e-commerce expansion (including white label

Personal Specification

Essential

  • Demonstratable front end web development experience of WordPress and WooCommerce with payment systems integration
  • Ability to work around bespoke plugins and extensions
  • PHP, JavaScript (vanilla & framework such as jQuery, Angular, React), HTML, CSS/SCSS, MySQL, XML skills
  • Experience working with PHP frameworks such as Laravel
  • Excellent organisation, time-management and documentation skills
  • Responsive web design experience
  • Working knowledge of Google Tag Manager and associated analytical requirements
  • Use of modern development and build tools such as SCSS, Gulp/Grunt
  • Extensive experience of working with GIT source version control system
  • Knowledge & experience of developing and using REST/SOAP based API’s

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Linux Server installation and configuration
  • Sage Pay and PayPal gateway integration experience
  • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator experience
  • A university degree in a computing/science related subject
  • Understanding of PCI-DSS and 2FA Card Security requirement

Further Information

Reporting to: The Directors

Based: Redruth Site (TR15 3RQ)

Hours of Work: This is a full-time position

Salary: Dependent on experience

Holiday Entitlement: 5.6 weeks per year (including Bank Holidays).

Start Date: Immediate

Applications In writing only with a covering letter, including salary details and CV

Freelance applications also considered.

No agencies please.

Please quote the reference number on your application.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • WordPress: 1 year (Preferred)