Front End Web Developer
Our client is an International company with an in-house creative studio.
They currently have an opportunity for a Front End Web Developer to join their team in Derbyshire. You will be passionate about digital media and keep ahead of developments within social networking, viral marketing, in game advertising and mobile media.
The successful candidate will maintain and build websites and develop digital marketing strategies for the group of businesses.
A digital media all-rounder, you will be technical as well as creative, so the ideal candidate should be a highly skilled web developer with a genuine interest in web technology and extensive experience in coding, Search Engines and Content Management Systems.
You will have proven experience of taking website designs and integrating them with WordPress or equivalent. You will also have experience of working with databases as our client builds sites that have competitions which include data collection. They also have several existing sites that need redesigning to be responsive.
You will be working closely with the Creative, Marketing and IT departments and therefore must relish team work, you will be able to think creatively and be confident in presenting your ideas.
This is a fast paced environment and the candidate will be used to juggling projects to tight deadlines.
Updating and maintaining current websites for the group of companies.
Designing & developing future sites meeting modern requirements (Responsive, SEO, Speed optimised).
Designing & developing social media tie-in’s, competition forms (hooked up with a third party email service), quizzes and promotional pages.
Commissioning and managing outside professional services when required.
Overseeing the websites, domain registration and DNS setup.
Managing web hosting and maintaining cPanel accounts.
Advising on how best to implement digital marketing strategy.
HTML email templates and static competition pages.
Using and maintaining web systems such as Filecamp and Campaign Monitor.
WordPress (or equivalent) Development
Domain / Server Knowledge
PHP / MySQL
CSS Pre Processor (SASS)
WordPress Child Themes
XAMPP / Local Environment
This is offered as a full time permanent job.