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We’re Hiring – Web Developer

January 15, 2019

Written by Chris Murphy

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Full Stack Web Developer to join our team. The successful candidate will work with the designers to build and maintain a variety of mobile-first websites, from small static sites to large e-commerce sites for international brands.

Our ideal candidate will be someone who is well versed in back end development but also gets a kick out of delivering really great looking web front ends

Fantastic Media is a full-service marketing agency. The agency has enjoyed continued growth for the past 12 years and the opening of a central Leeds office has led to the following opportunity.

Mandatory skills:

  • Have 3-5 years experience of working in PHP & MySQL
  • Have experience working with MVC frameworks, ideally Zend
  • Excellent knowledge of working with REST & SOAP APIs & payment gateways
  • Well versed in HTML5, CSS3, SASS/LESS, Java Script and JQuery, Bootstrap (Visual Composer in WordPress)
  • Advanced/expert knowledge in working with WordPress
  • Naturally confident in creating mobile-first responsive sites
  • Confident in working with GIT
  • Confidence with cPanel – managing hosting settings on a basic level
  • Capable of working with designs provided in Adobe Photoshop

Desirable skills:

  • Experience working with Magento and creating themes for it
  • Confident in speaking with clients in formal meeting environments

Key duties and responsibilities include:

  • Creating, maintaining and updating a series of PHP-driven website sites (including WordPress)
  • Convert business or commercial requirements into user journeys and experiences
  • Collaborate with developers and use the latest technologies
  • Giving accurate estimates for upcoming projects
  • Setting up UAT environments for client sign off
  • Proactively suggesting improvements to existing websites

To apply please send your CV to c.murphy@fantasticmedia.co.uk

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