We Are Hiring! Front End WordPress Developer

We are looking for a full-time WordPress Developer to join us at our Leicester office.

The role will primarily involve the development and management of custom eCommerce stores built using the WordPress CMS platform and building from approved designs. Training will be provided. We are looking for someone with a solid foundation of web development languages and experience in working with the WordPress platform.



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Responsibilities of the Role

  1. Planning website customer journeys through wireframes which will be provided to our designers
  2. Building webpages, product pages, blogs and checkout flows from approved designs
  3. Building CMS options for our clients to update content
  4. Supporting our clients with technical requests around the use and upgrades of their websites
  5. Managing security updates of plugins, WordPress versions etc
  6. Providing clients with regular updates on their projects through both email and web calls
  7. Contribute towards our Web Development Processes and Standards


Desired Skills

The following skills and experience are desired:

  1. Working experience with foundational front end development languages (HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP)
  2. Familiarity with building webpages on the WordPress platform
  3. Great planning & organisational skills with the ability to deliver projects on time and to budget


Ideal Additional Skills
The following skills and experience are desired but not essential:

  1. Experience building WordPress CMS options for clients
  2. Experience & interest with some Javascript frameworks (e.g. Jquery, Angular JS, React, Vue etc)
  3. Working knowledge of Hosting Management, DNS configuration, CDNs, SSL and CloudFlare
  4. Experience of theme development principals with WordPress
  5. Working knowledge of Git Version Control and deployment to staging and production environments


Benefits
You don’t just get an exciting new role when you take a position at Wyze Digital, you also have access to the following benefits:

  • Salary: £22,000 – £26,000 pa (dependent on experience)
  • 23 days holiday per year plus all (8) British Bank Holidays
  • 3% Match Pension
  • Macbook pro and high resolution screen provided for work
  • PDP career review every 6months along with performance incentives
  • Comfortable office situated in a thriving creative business hub
  • Access to Industry Conferences & Events
  • Access to an on-site cafe (with great coffee and amazing lunches!)
  • On-site shower with nearby gym
  • Joining a strong team with a progressive, positive working atmosphere


Role available from:
October 2020

Applying for the Role: Email your CV to ‘[email protected]’ and tell us why you would be a good fit


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Direct applications – no recruitment agencies please.

Joe Read About the author

As the founder & CEO of Wyze, Joe has a huge passion for using digital strategy to grow & expand brands in the modern marketing environment.

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