Full Stack Developer (WordPress) - Sunday Times #1 London

Posted 30 May by Pollinate Recruitment

Full Stack Developer (WordPress)

Full Stack/ WordPress/ PHP/ MySQL/ HTML5/ CSS3

The Full Stack Developer Role

You can expect to be fully involved in the team from the start, working on brand new greenfield websites, bringing them to life. You will be working alongside UX designers and key stakeholders within the business. You will also contribute to the live code that underpins the business within your first week. At stand-up you will meet the team and the product stakeholders, take ownership of your first task and begin to provide your solutions. You will assist with the discovery and prioritisation of new work, and take ownership of appropriate tasks, seeing them through to delivery.

Requirements for the Full Stack Developer (WordPress):

  • Excellent, fluent PHP
  • Proven track record of Custom Wordpress Plug-in development inline with best practices
  • Excellent HTML, Sass / Less, JS coding skills
  • Demonstrable knowledge of GIT versioning
  • Comes from a strong coding background with proven experience of sitebuilding using the latest technologies
  • Solid at Wordpress theming with great attention to detail
  • Takes ownership of tasks and drives them through to delivery
  • Solicits feedback from others and is eager to find ways to improve
  • Leads the way by identifying, sharing and championing best practices
  • Is able to work both independently and as part of a strong team, and can focus and deliver fast.
  • Passionate about site speed and performance and the techniques that goes along with it

Desirable Skills:

  • Familiarity with the WordPress Plug-in directory (ie. the ability to identify appropriate off-the-shelf vs. custom build solution and the relevant tradeoffs)
  • Experience with Drupal
  • Knowledge of Conversion Rate Optimisation and A/B Testing
  • Familiarity of SEO and Accessibility best practices
  • Experience with front-end frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation, Grunt, Gulp)
  • Understanding of UX best practices
  • Good eye for design

The Full Stack Wordpress Team

Their Technology team's vision is to create Industry leading products in the areas of publishing, customer acquisition, mass channel marketing automation, global consumer scale CRM, petabyte sized analytics, call centres and internal processes. They expect much of their growth to come from great ideas their team members generate.

The engineering team delivers the unique set of bespoke products which have contributed to them being recently recognised as the UK's Fastest Growing Tech Firm. They support all departments throughout the business in delivering their world class services and adding massive value for all their customers.

Our client is a global customer generation business supplying some of the world’s leading brands with high volumes of new customers in over 120 countries. In 2013, they topped the Sunday Times Tech Track as the fastest growing tech company in the UK, and this year was also named the business with the 50th fastest growing profits in the UK. This is the third year that they have also been ranked in the top ten places to work in the UK by the Sunday Times Best Companies list.

They are on a mission to accelerate their clients’ growth by building the world’s most effective marketing platform through a passion for data, relentless innovation and the development of world class teams.

Company culture is very important to them, and that is why they were voted in the top 6 places to work in the Sunday Times Best Companies List 2017, and why they are constantly looking for ways to make the company an even better place to work. People join them to change the industry, work with world class talent, develop their careers and become part of their remarkable culture.

Package for Full Stack Developer (WordPress):

  • £Competitive
  • £1000 Training Budget per annum
  • Unlimited Book Allowance
  • Charity Days
  • Free food and fruit throughout the day
  • Relaxed, informal culture - no dress code
  • Hours 9-5 Monday-Friday - they promote a work/life balance culture
  • Monthly companywide lunches
  • Gaming and book clubs
  • Sports clubs including Football, Running, Volleyball, and Cycling
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Family First culture
  • Regular social nights out
  • Trips to Ibiza for all staff on achieving annual targets

The Company

Our client is a global customer generation business supplying some of the world’s leading brands with high volumes of new customers in over 120 countries. In 2013, they topped the Sunday Times Tech Track as the fastest growing tech company in the UK, and this year was also named the business with the 50th fastest growing profits in the UK. This is the third year that they have also been ranked in the top ten places to work in the UK by the Sunday Times Best Companies list.

They are on a mission to accelerate their clients’ growth by building the world’s most effective marketing platform through a passion for data, relentless innovation and the development of world class teams.

Company culture is very important to them, and that is why they were voted in the top 6 places to work in the Sunday Times Best Companies List 2017, and why they are constantly looking for ways to make the company an even better place to work. People join them to change the industry, work with world class talent, develop their careers and become part of their remarkable culture.

Full Stack Developer

Full Stack/ WordPress/ PHP/ MySQL/ HTML5/ CSS3

Required skills

  • Backend Development
  • Front End
  • HTML
  • PHP
  • Wordpress

Reference: 33054594

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