Wordpress Developer

35000 - 45000
IT & Technology
Job 10290

Rutherford Briant have just registered a new role for an experienced Wordpress Developer. The role will include two projects building sites from the ground up. The existing sites carry lots of legacy code and plug-in's, this will need to be adapted and integrated with the legacy information ensuring the sites security and performance, its essential the branding is maintained.

The right candidate will be working closely with the marketing department to ensure the sites are industry leading and rank highly. It is essential that the websites are fully responsive and are compatible across all mainstream browsers and devices. Code and assets to be optimised to ensure best performance.

Key Experience & Skills:

• At least 5 years commercial experience

• Previous experience working within a team of developers, designers and UAT testers

• The ability to present a portfolio of websites which have been delivered both

independently and within a team

• Experience in self-managing projects simultaneously with the ability to see a task

through from concept to production

• Strong problem solving and organisational skills

• The ability to deliver quality solutions with a fast-paced environment

• Wordpress development and security vulnerabilities (core files, themes, plug-ins,

widgets etc)

• Responsive, cross-browser, cross-device compatible website development (from wire

frame or photoshop designs)

• Web site optimisation (for high ranking page speed insights results in particular)

• Secure web application coding techniques, particularly to industry standards

• HTML5 and CSS

• JavaScript and JQuery



• Code Debugging

• Self-motivational, communicative and organised

If you are looking for a challenge, projects that will be able to utilise your skill set then this could be the role for you.

Required skills

  • JavaScript 
  • jQuery 
  • MySQL 
  • PHP 
  • Wordpress
Melanie Davidson

Recruitment Consultant

+44 (0)1371832 922