Mid-Weight Web Developer

Are you a Mid-Weight Web Developer looking to join a successful agency?

Rooster Marketing is one of Hampshire’s leading creative marketing agencies. We’re trusted to deliver creative design, web development, inbound marketing and media production for some of the biggest brands in the country.

Due to continued expansion, we are looking to fill the position of Mid-Weight Web Developer to add to our existing team in Winchester.

The Role

We’re seeking a Mid-Weight Web Developer; responsible for both back-end and front-end development. The successful candidate will work closely with the creative director, digital director and development team, to produce high quality cms driven websites and the opportunity to produce bespoke web/mobile applications.

You will be required to provide account managers with regular project status updates, whilst striving for the highest level of quality in your work – through code reviews, appraising technical aspects of work and monitoring efficiency against budget.

You should have a degree in computer science (or similar background), have a passion for digital technology and be a perfectionist who constantly strives for excellence.

Candidates must have 3+ years commercial experience in the following areas and be able to demonstrate their use.

The ideal Mid-Weight Web Developer:

  • Experience working with WordPress.
  • Degree in computer science (or similar background)
  • Flawless HTML5, CSS3 and Sass skills.
  • Strong PHP and MySQL skills.
  • Experience working with Grunt/Gulp.
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs.
  • Experienced in building and maintaining responsive websites.
  • Experience using GIT version control.
  • Experience using Jenkins or GitLab.
  • Ability to thoroughly test, debug and validate code.
  • Good understanding of UX/UI principles.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently.
  • Attention to detail and ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong communication skills.

Advantage but not essential:

  • Experience working with Vue, React or Angular JS.
  • Knowledge of Laravel.
  • Experience writing bash shell scripts.
  • Technical SEO experience.
  • Experience setting up and maintaining Ubuntu and RedHat servers.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person, with real potential for career progression within a rapidly developing digital marketing agency.

To apply for the role of Mid-Weight Web Developer please send us some links to previous websites/applications that you’ve built, along with a covering letter and C.V to [email protected]. Alongside the links you send through, please also outline the use of technology and your involvement on each project.