Website Developer

Location : Alton, Hampshire, England
Job Ref : EJ672
Consultant : Edward Jeffs
Sector : IT, Internet
Salary : £45k - 50k per year


EJ672 – Website Developer

Location: Farnham

Salary: £45,000 – £50,000      


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Website Developer on behalf of one of our clients.

To implement the visual and interactive elements that users engage with through their web browser.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however candidates from all backgrounds will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Custom build websites.
  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality.
  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture.
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability and managing all technical aspects of the CMS.
  • Evaluating code to ensure it meets industry standards, is valid, is properly structured, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs.
  • Enhance application for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Drive continuous improvements to the website in the UK and the US.
  • Project manage the deployment and maintenance of e-commerce sites across all group sites (multiple international locations).
  • Co-ordinate the IT activities across all joint venture companies.
  • Liaise with other functions e.g., Business dev, Marketing, Product dev. to drive traffic and conversion to websites.
  • Responsible for driving SEO site improvements through content managed changes.
  • Developing and managing IT partnerships with third party suppliers.
  • Updating & maintaining products and troubleshooting.
  • Flexible approach to working, including working overtime if required.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and working experience with the WordPress CMS.
  • Experience of working with WooCommerce.
  • Understanding of SEO within the wider digital marketing mix including PPC, display, affiliates, and social media.
  • Experience with different social networks.
  • Experience of working to deadlines.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Experience of development and web languages (html, CSS, PHP, JS) and WordPress theme / plugin development.
  • WP Engine experience.
  • Be up to date with emerging digital trends in in ecommerce and SEO.
  • Experience with packages such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator.

Location: Farnham

Salary: £45,000 – £50,000  

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