Senior Web Developers (WordPress Essential)

Inspired Agency are a strategic, creative and digital agency. Due to growth, we have exciting opportunities for Senior Web Developers to join our development department.

Inspired Agency are a strategic, creative and digital agency. Due to growth, we have exciting opportunities for Senior Web Developers to join our development department.

Working in a vibrant, fast-paced environment, you would be joining an exciting team who are solutions-focused and genuinely work as a TEAM.

With remote working and flexible working hours, this role is the perfect opportunity for candidates looking to be involved in diverse and large scale projects who are looking to take a significant role within an dynamic, forward-thinking development team.

As a Senior Web Developer, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Working with PHP-based CMS platforms (especially WordPress and in an ideal world WooCommerce).
  • Developing custom built WordPress websites from designs and functional specifications.
  • Configuration of web servers and deployment systems using Apache/Nginx, MySQL.
  • Communicating with internal team members, clients and third parties at a technical level.
  • Working with designers and project leaders to deliver on client and user requirements.

 You will have a minimum of 3 years commercial experience...

  • Building class-leading medium to enterprise level WordPress websites.
  • Creating custom, responsive WordPress themes, layouts and templates from scratch for mobile, tablet and desktop.
  • Building and customising bespoke WordPress plug-ins and modules.
  • Working with custom posts, custom post meta, taxonomies, tags and categories, actions and hooks.
  • Working with WordPress bootstrap process and lifecycle, with a mobile-first approach.
  • Experience provisioning, setting up and deploying secure infrastructure for WordPress hosting.
  • Customising the WordPress CMS, with bespoke users and permissions, roles and groups.
  • Overseeing the management of server deployment with hosting providers and performing server-side speed and security optimisation.
  • Integrating systems via APIs
  • Excellent PHP skills with experience of maintaining and creating class-based libraries and systems.

 

You will…

 

  • Have attention to detail, with the ability to drive a project or task to a successful conclusion.
  • Be self-motivated.
  • Have the ability to see individual tasks within the big picture.
  • Possess excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Thrive on pressure and pace, with the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects
  • Be…Inspired.

 Nice to have, but not essential...

  • Experience working with version control (.git or similar)
  • Experience of working with React (or a strong interest to learn and gain commercial experience)
  • Experience working with pre-processors (sass or less)