SEO Focussed Front End WordPress / Web Developer

Due to a number of new client wins and natural business growth, we are looking to add an SEO Focussed Front End WordPress / Web Developer to our existing, award winning, digital team. You must have a passion for Web Design and the ability to work across multiple websites with a proven understanding of SEO, CRO / UX and website development as well as bringing your positive, progressive attitude to the team.

You must be able to work well within a team and lead deadline driven developments.You must have previously worked within a similar role in another company or have an excellent portfolio of projects you can present to us.You must demonstrate great creative skills to building innovative content and implementing new ideas in order to generate commercial success.

The Skills We Are Looking For Include

  • Experienced working with WordPress. This includes but is not limited to –
  • Working with themes, child themes, templates and Woocommerce, WPCLI, responsive design and frameworks
  • Accessibility, the application of SEO best practice and semantic markup should come as naturally to you as closing the body tag
  • 2+ years of agency experience
  • PHP (7), MYSQL and database configuration
  • Strong core knowledge of web technologies: HTML5 / CSS / JS, jQuery as well as semantic HTML Structure.
  • Site speed optimisation
  • Linux server management (CPanel, Plesk and SSH)
  • Experience with React, Angular, Bootstrap and WordPress plugin development
  • REST, SOAP, third party APIs
  • A basic understanding of progressive web apps

You must have and be able to demonstrate knowledge and experience across all areas of technical SEO – including but not limited to log file analysis, crawl budget / rate optimisation, site speed optimisation, XML sitemap configuration and duplicate content resolution.

On A Day To Day Basis Your Tasks Will Include:

  • Conducting onpage SEO audits and presenting / delivering implementation plans
  • Supporting the design and marketing teams with project and ad-hoc work
  • Building WordPress websites and configuring servers / email addresses
  • Updating project management tools (usually BaseCamp) and keeping all stakeholders informed
  • Input towards new business proposals
  • This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to push themselves and their career to the next level!

We can off you the ability to work across variety of clients across different industries. We value the output of each and every team member. We are a business built on our people. We invest to make you the best so that we can collectively deliver the best for all our clients.

Equal Opportunities

We are an equal opportunities employer who strongly supports diversity in our team and welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants.

 

Staff Benefits

  • Flexible working hours between 8am and 6pm

     

  • 30 days annual leave including Christmas and New Year off as standard

     

  • A relaxed and friendly working environment with a great team spirit

     

  • Company Laptop and widescreen monitor

     

  • Dedicated training budget to further develop your skills and knowledge

  • Free Lunch Friday and other perks

  • Annual bonus based on company performance

  • Contributory Pension Scheme

If you like what you have read so far – email us your CV – careers@marketingsignals.com and give us some good reasons why you are the right guy/girl for the job! We will then invite you in for a chat and see if we are a suitable partnership.

Please note – We do not work with recruitment agencies.Any recruitment agencies thinking that this doesn’t apply to them may end up with a reputation management problem on social media – You have been warned!

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