PHP / WordPress Developer

Greater London Contract / 3-6 months £300 - £301 per day

PHP / WordPress Developer – Digital / Law Firm – London

£300 per day

Duration: 3-6months

URGENT and Immediate Start Required

You will be responsible for:

  • Implementing new features and functionality for current WordPress sites.
  • Launching new WordPress sites on our infrastructure. Ensuring high-performance and availability by managing all technical aspects of the backend and services.
  • Maintaining and managing our WordPress installations to ensure they are secure and efficient.
  • Leading a small but growing team of developers, reviewing their work, supporting their professional development and outlining the architecture and structure of bigger projects
  • The overall output speed and quality of the development team
  • Taking business requirements and turning these into technical specifications for other developers
  • Working with business stakeholders to help them understand the complexity of tasks and suggesting practical solutions which meet the business’ needs

Your skills and experience:

  • Plenty of WordPress experience ideally across a variety of sites and businesses
  • Strong knowledge of PHP, SQL and the WordPress core
  • Experienced in writing custom themes, plugins, JS, and CSS rather than relying on existing frameworks etc.
  • Experienced in managing other developers and supporting them to develop their skills
  • An eye for detail with pixel-perfect implementation of designs
  • Excellent at identifying edge cases and potential issues with implementation and good at considering the user’s perspective
  • Able to accurately estimate the time required to develop and test tasks and to assess and advise on estimates made by other team members
  • Excellent spoken and written English

Good to have:

  • Accustomed to using Agile development
  • Experience in using version control services such as Github
  • A basic understanding of SEO and the considerations needed when developing sites
  • Experience of multilingual WordPress sites
  • Have a good understanding of Web Accessibility and speed optimization

Please do send the most up to date CV to

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2103-198532
Salary: £300 - £301 per day
Salary per: day
Job Duration: 3-6 months
Job Start Date: ASAP
Job Industries: Software Engineering Jobs
Job Locations: Greater London
Job Types: Contract
Job Skills: PHP, WordPress

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