Web & WordPress Developer

Due to the ever growing number of clients we have on the digital marketing side of the company we are seeing a growth in demand for new website builds.

We are looking to hire a skilled WordPress Developer to design and implement attractive, SEO friendly and functional websites for our clients. You will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development including the implementation of WordPress themes and plugins where necessary as well as site integration and security updates.

To ensure success as a WordPress Developer within Artemis, you should have in-depth knowledge of PHP, a good eye for aesthetics, and strong content management skills. You can create attractive, user-friendly websites that perfectly meet the design and functionality specifications of the client in a mobile first, light coded, Google friendly environment.

WordPress Developer Responsibilities:

  • Meeting with account managers, technical SEO’s and clients to discuss website design and function.
  • Designing in conjunction with our in house graphic designer and building the website front-end.
  • Creating the website architecture.
  • Designing and managing the website back-end including database and server integration.
  • Generating WordPress themes and plugins.
  • Conducting website performance tests to ensure optimal site speed
  • Troubleshooting content issues.
  • Conducting WordPress training with the client.
  • WordPress Developer Requirements:

    • A-level in Computer Science or a similar field.
    • Proven work experience as a WordPress Developer.
    • Knowledge of front-end technologies including CSS3, JavaScript, HTML5, and jQuery.
    • Knowledge of code versioning tools including Git, Mercurial, and SVN.
    • Experience working with debugging tools such as Chrome Inspector and Firebug.
    • Good understanding of website architecture and aesthetics.
    • Ability to project manage.
    • Good communication skills.

    Additional Information:

    Combined with a never ending supply of tea, coffee, daily fresh fruit and the delightful Sussex countryside on the office doorstep, Artemis offer much more than just a friendly team working environment.  In return for your hard work and dedication, Artemis offer:

    • Competitive salary, negotiable depending on experience
    • 28 days’ annual leave (inc’ all bank holidays)
    • Additional time off between Christmas and New Year*
    • Annual bonus scheme*
    • Eyecare vouchers*
    • A commitment to professional development
    • Free car parking
    • Team building days and social events

    * Conditions apply

    Due to the beautiful rural location of our UK offices, you’ll need your own transport.

    To apply, please email a covering letter and your CV to recruitment@artemis.marketing

    STRICTLY no agencies please. Applications from agencies will not be viewed.