Full Time Developer

We have an extremely exciting opportunity for a WordPress developer to join an exceptional multi-award winning digital agency based in Ipswich, Suffolk. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a leading player in digital marketing who specialise in digital strategy, website design & development and digital campaigns (SEO, PPC, social media and email marketing). We are a rapidly expanding company who have solid foundations and an innovative approach to business.

Responsibilities and duties

As a WordPress Developer, you will need to be a creative, dynamic and self-starting developer who is ready to lead the development across all platforms and digital products and deliver the strategic technology direction of existing and new websites.You would hold responsibility for:

  • Leading the development and enhancement of new and existing websites
  • Developing new features and functionality for websites
  • Ensuring our clients’ websites are well structured and organised
  • Developing, testing and implementing new functionality
  • Day-to-day source code maintenance
  • Building a better user experience for website visitors. Including curation and personalisation of content relating to user profiles
  • Ensuring adequate responsive design, user experience, and coding standards are in place
  • Always be looking for ways to drive more traffic, engagement and conversions
  • Working with the digital team to contribute development work towards the future direction of our clients’ digital strategies.

Essential skills

  • Fluency in PHP, JQuery, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, GIT
  • Experience with the WordPress CMS
  • Working knowledge of MySQL / phpMyAdmin
  • Preferred knowledge of Trellis, Bedrock and Sage
  • Can demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit and self-starting attitude
  • Ability to work well in a multi-disciplinary team with mixed levels of technical knowledge
  • Can manage own time and workload with minimal supervision
  • Can explain technical information in an accessible way
  • Can demonstrate troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery also useful

Great countryside working environment in an open-plan converted barn, with excellent transport links to the A12 & A14 and plenty of parking

The chance to work with a fast-growing agile agency with a fun but hardworking team

Company nights out – mainly involving food – in London & Suffolk

A progressive leadership team that encourages new ideas and career development

Team building charity fundraising days, often involving a bit of physical activity!

Private healthcare & company pension

25 days annual leave + bank holidays

PLEASE NOTE: We are recruiting for this role in-house and, as such, will not welcome unsolicited approaches from recruitment agencies. You must be eligible to live & work in the UK – there is no visa sponsorship available.

Job Type
Full Time
How to Apply
Via email