Web Application Developer

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Administration and Accounts, IT Solutions

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  • Salary:

    Up to £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Louisa Coggs

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Web Application Developer required in Coventry.

  • Hours: Monday to Friday - Full Time.
  • Salary: Up to £50,000 basic p.a. (depending on experience).
  • Contract: Full Time, Permanent.

Our automotive client is actively looking to welcome a long-established Development, Design and Digital Marketing Developer with fantastic core values and work ethics. This role is a key part of their fast-growing team.

The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual and have worked within web development, digital Marketing and Google Analytics role, with a clear passion for writing beautifully clean and well-documented PHP and CSS code to a high standard, in a bespoke manner.

This opportunity will find you coding fantastic projects from the website back end builds, to huge bespoke system builds and development of platforms for marketing activity. Implementing link-building strategies including (but not limited to):

  • The provision of quality content on the site to which others will want to link to naturally.
  • Actively pursue the generation of external links from good quality, relevant 3rd party sites.
  • Ongoing blog posting and distribution of content.
  • Generate positive "traffic" within social media to stimulate inbound links.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deploy software applications to servers.
  • Assist in maintaining and expanding existing applications.
  • Assist in problem finding and continual bug fixes.
  • Discuss and plan new or current project requirements, with internal teams and clients.
  • Give estimation of time required for a project (internally).
  • Identify weaknesses and opportunities to improve application performance.
  • Share, challenge and develop best practices skill requirements.

Candidate Requirements:

  • A minimum of 3+ years coding experience in a digital Marketing integration.
  • Highly demonstrable experience of PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS
  • Knowledge of WordPress and Magento is important.
  • Exposure to creating custom APIs and Modules.
  • Must be a good problem solver.
  • Understanding of how to write maintainable code with the importance of testing.
  • Ability to monitor and maintain external web servers and work as part of a team and hit sprint deadlines.
  • Good English communication skills, both verbal and written, to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Knowledge of server management and security.
  • Desire to stay up to date with all industry developments and best practices.
  • If you have a motor trade industry background this would be a significant advantage.

If you have the relevant experience and are looking to work for a Company where you can make your own mark, then this is the opportunity for you!!