Hiring Developer

We’re Hiring a WordPress Website Developer

We are recruiting a WordPress Website Developer with a minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience (Part time or full time – days and hours tbd / negotiable; salary negotiable). The role is based in Inspiration’s offices at Dun Laoghaire and it would be essential to work from here.

Very commercial environment with multiple competing priorities and tight deadlines. The new recruit will work closely with a tight-knit team, liaising with technical, design, SEO, marketing, content and project management resources.

The ideal candidate must have the ability to build bespoke PHP WordPress templates from supplied designs/wireframes i.e., not simply use pre-made WordPress themes; good communication skills, ability to work under pressure and a talent for problem solving.

Requirements

3 years’ experience in a web development role.
Proficiency in PHP, HTML5, CSS3.
Familiarity with wireframes and grid systems (Bootstrap).
Technical WordPress skills with relevant WordPress knowledge.
Firm understanding of WordPress’s PHP template hierarchy.
Ability to build pixel-perfect webpages from Photoshop designs.
Experience in developing responsive/adaptive design.
Passionate about web development particularly with strong desire to keep up to date with the latest trends, tools and techniques.
Strong communication and documentation skills.
Self-starter with problem solving approach, can-do, positive solutions-focus to all work.
An interest in search engine optimisation and a good grasp of the SEO process.
Perfect English; oral and written.
You are comfortable working as part of a team and have a good work ethic
You are respectful when challenging assumptions and give and receive feedback with equal grace

Nice to have

Familiarity with SASS, JavaScript, jQuery, Grunt, GitHub.
Good knowledge of Design Software such Adobe Creative Suite.
Good understanding of Google Analytics (e.g. setting up goal conversions and event tracking) and Google Webmaster Tools (e.g. site map submissions).
Experience working with AMP – Accelerated Mobile Pages.
Setting up and configuring domain names and website hosting.
Email Marketing Experience – Mail chimp, Campaign Monitor or similar.

Inspiration has been in business for over 20 years and we are a small, tight-knit, highly skilled team with many long-standing loyal clients. We operate a friendly, accessible, hands-on service for our customers. The office environment is relaxed but highly productive. Mainly our active clients are B2B manufacturers, exporters and educational organisations.

 

Please submit your CV to [email protected]