Working remotely as a Senior Web Developer, you will play a crucial role in designing, developing, and maintaining our client's web applications, websites, and e-commerce platforms.The Role
Develop and maintain web applications: You will be responsible for designing, coding, and modifying web applications, from layout to function. Your expertise in PHP programming will be instrumental in creating robust and scalable web solutions.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams: Work closely with designers, project managers, and other developers to understand project requirements, provide technical insights, and ensure effective implementation of web projects.
Customisation and development of WordPress websites: Utilise your in-depth knowledge of WordPress to build custom themes, develop plugins, and implement functionality based on client requirements. Experience with WordPress multisite installations is a plus.
Magento development and customisation: Leverage your Magento expertise to develop and customise e-commerce websites, create custom modules, integrate third-party extensions, and optimise performance.
Mentorship and technical leadership: Provide guidance and support to junior developers, reviewing their code, and promoting a collaborative and productive team environment.
Key Skills & Experience
Proven experience as a Senior Web Developer: Minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience in web development with expertise in PHP.
Strong PHP skills: Extensive experience in PHP programming, including proficiency in frameworks like Laravel and Symfony.
WordPress expertise: In-depth knowledge of WordPress CMS, including theme customisation, plugin development, and administration.
Magento experience: Demonstrated experience in Magento development, including custom module development, third-party integrations, and performance optimisation.
Database knowledge: Strong understanding of relational databases (MySQL) and experience in writing efficient SQL queries.
Problem-solving and analytical thinking: Ability to analyse complex problems, propose effective solutions, and troubleshoot issues efficiently.
Any experience with react / Vue or similar framework a bonus.
Although the role is remote working, candidates should live within the South-West to attend the Plymouth office on rare occasions.
The farthest East that will be considered is Bristol.
Salary & Benefits
£38,000 - £45,000, dependent on experience
30 days holiday, including public holidays
Remote working with only occasional travel to the Plymouth office.
Applicants must currently have the permanent right to work in the UK; visa applications cannot be considered.