Full Stack Developer

Birmingham, West Midlands

£35,000

  • Consultant: James
  • 07375 054860
  • Reference: JP-3323
James
												Partridge

Are you talented Full Stack Developer looking to take the reins on a new department within a multi award-winning agency? Are you a pixel perfect Developer with solid back end skills, and who has exposure to managing hosting environments as well? Do you want to be first in the door to a growing department and really make your mark going forward? Yes? Then this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

The Company

This lovely agency offers a relaxed environment with plenty of team spirit; people stay a long time here! The unique office space has lots of character and is based in a semi-rural town in the West Midlands. This talented bunch deliver high quality creative solutions for their clients in the automotive, media, education, fashion, sport, and retail sectors.

An award-winning advertising agency with the need to grow their digital department. This business has everything in place to build fantastic digital solutions for their clients and now needs talented Developers in house to do this.

The Role

As the very first Developer this thirty strong agency has taken on, you will be working alongside the well established Head of Digital to bring existing projects in house, whilst working on new, exciting project briefs.

As well as using your strong technical skill set day to day, you will also need to have excellent communication skills as you will be meeting and working with the broad range of clients the business has, to help them realise their digital projects. This is a great opportunity if you are looking for a great degree of respect, autonomy, and to be at the front of a new department where the exceptional quality of your work will be noticed.

This is a truly wide ranging role with everything from front to back end development of open source CMS', client handling, as well as the responsibility for the management of the hosting environment these sites are sat on.

About You

You will need to be a highly motivated Developer who enjoys working collaboratively across different agency departments to help realise projects for their fantastic client base. An exceptional eye for detail and the desire to always provide the best solution for both the business and the client will be important.

You may have been working in a large agency and want to get back to a more dynamic environment where your voice will be heard and appreciated; somewhere you can really make an impression and lead this essential growing digital team alongside the digital head, or you may be a strong junior looking to make the jump into a more senior position and have the desire to really prove yourself.

Essential Skills:

  • HTML & CSS
  • JavaScript - common libraries such as JQuery plus what you want to introduce for best practice
  • OOP and knowledge of open source CMS' such as WordPress using the LAMP stack
  • Version Control - Git
  • Web server set up and maintenance
  • Client facing experience

Nice to have skills:

  • System integration experience / knowledge of popular third party API's
  • Goof technical SEO knowledge
  • App development knowledge

Get in touch!

If you're serious about developing your career with a really talented agency, please send your CV and portfolio/example site to us asap and we will happily tell you more! Or give me a call to discuss everything in more detail.

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