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Website Developer

Job Title: Website Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dartford
Salary: 30000 - 30000
Contact Name: Julie Rose
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Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Julie Rose Recruitment is looking for a Website Developer to join a market leader within the loans market, where you can bring your strengths to integrating bespoke designs and requirements seamlessly into the chosen technology.  Your focus will be on team goals, customer value and looking at the bigger picture.


Hours:           35hrs p.w. on a

Location:      Dartford           

Salary:           £30,000

Benefits:       Pension, insurances, Perkbox and annual/quarterly bonus

Holidays:      23 days (rising to 28 following 5 years’ service)


Duties for the Website Developer:

  • Helping to build functional requirements, technical design and implement application features
  • Field questions and solve problems for user support and client services
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by the Systems Developers, with server-side logic
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimisation of the application / database for maximum speed and scalability
  • Implementation of efficient, secure and scalable software
  • Build and maintain functional apps for the business
  • Integrate with existing API’s to enable seamless integration
  • Reporting on server load and other valuable statistics
  • Solve complex scalability, platform and integration problems
  • Be actively involved in company projects, to ensure the Development function is actively promoted
  • Regularly updating the website with new requirements


Personal Specification for the Website Developer:

  • Excellent communication skills (telephone and written)


Experience for the Website Developer:

  • Minimum 2 years’ full-time experience in PHP development
  • Must be conversant with both object orient and procedural coding
  • Minimum 2 years’ full-time experience MySQL database design, optimisation and development (not necessarily a full DBA skillset)
  • Excellent knowledge of Integration and exchange protocols (ex. XML, Soap, Json etc.) essential
  • Knowledge of website security is desirable
  • Basic Unix command line knowledge essential
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML-5, CSS, and JavaScript (jQuery) essential
  • Experience working with GIT
  • Experience working with Agile Scrum methodology desirable
  • Excellent knowledge of WordPress
  • Excellent knowledge of a responsive platform such as Bootstrap
  • Excellent knowledge of graphics software such Adobe Cloud, Adobe Photoshop