Job Description: 

Our client is seeking a Backend Web Developer to work within their Cardiff office due to continued growth. We will also consider applications from full stack developers. 

The role… Backend or Full Stack Web Developer.  

Temporarily due to COVID-19 

Our client envisages a 2-step process; firstly, we get to meet you and find out more about your experience and secondly, we give you a technical task to undertake. 

Hours of work: 36.5 hours 

Monday – Thursday: 9:00am – 5:00pm, Friday: 9:00am – 4:00pm 

Benefits: Take your birthday off, paid. Flextime. An element of working from home. Buy more holiday allowance. Free drink, refreshments and breakfast. Finish early on Fridays 

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Our client is seeking a logical thinking, hardworking and experienced web developer that can see projects through from start to finish within a team environment.  
  • The candidate will have the ability to make logical decisions, work within an exciting and fast paced environment, and have an appetite to continue learning. 
  • It would be expected that the candidate has held a similar role with another agency, or freelance equivalent. 
  • Your expertise and passion should be able to take a lead in projects – satisfying the scope of work, client expectations and timescale. 

Requirements: 

  • Agency or Commercial: 2 years (preferred) 
  • PHP Framework: 2 years (preferred) 
  • Strong understanding and experience with; 
  • PHP frameworks such as Symfony and Laravel 
  • OOP 
  • CSS pre-processors such as SASS or LESS 
  • HTML, CSS and Javascript 
  • Source control (GIT) 
  • An understanding of the importance of well written and commented code 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects 
  • Ability to work within deadlines 
  • Fast learner 
  • Agency experience (or similar) 
  • Experience with CMSs (such as Prismic, WordPress and others) 
  • Javascript frameworks, such as React and Vue 
  • CSS Frameworks such as Bootstrap 
  • TWIG or other templating engines 
  • Great communication skills 

Job Type: Full time, Permanent 

Salary: up to £40k 

Location: Cardiff CF24 (preferred)