Position Summary

As a full stack developer you will be the main person responsible for technical development and you will be writing code that powers our online projects. Using creativity and technical knowledge you will plan, build, deploy and maintain websites and web applications for our clients and our own online activities. You'll be expected to keep abreast of industry developments and be proactive in sharing knowledge that can benefit the team.

Job Functions

  • Build dynamic, responsive WordPress-based websites and web applications that work efficiently in a range of browsers and devices and satisfy usability, accessibility and SEO requirements.
  • Maintain and enhance existing WordPress-based websites by working with custom themes and plugins at a code level.
  • Maintain and enhance existing custom PHP applications and custom websites.
  • Manage off-site and remote IT contractors that may be engaged from time to time to assist with project workload.
  • Build, customise and deploy Shopify eCommerce sites.
  • Develop web applications using HTML5, JavaScript, PHP and MySQL.
  • Work with other team members to ensure that in-house coding frameworks and documentation are maintained and kept up-to-date.
  • Manage domain registration and hosting setup configuration and maintenance.
  • Deployment of sites and web - based projects on servers either as virtual environments, cloud solutions or as client requirements dictate.
  • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Knowledge of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Good understanding of either AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS or similar
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git / Mercurial / SVN

Job Requirements

  • Experience of working to tight deadlines in collaboration with designers and other professionals.
  • Genuine enthusiasm for the industry and an appetite for learning new skills.
  • A team-oriented personality with collaborative approach to work.

Qualification

Degree level or equivalent. Minimum 3-4 years of commercial experience in coding websites using HTML, JavaScript, PHP and MySQL and using Wordpress or similar to build web-based solutions. An understanding of object-oriented programming techniques as they relate to web development.

We are accepting applications from international candidates. Salary commensurate with experience. We will arrange a work permit if necessary and can assist with relocation.