Developer – Full Stack

Are you looking to join a thriving creative agency situated in the heart of Sheffield’s Kelham Island area? Somewhere you can grow your skills, and inspire others with your ideas, whilst also being involved with forward thinking brands? 

We’re looking for an agency experienced Full Stack developer to join the studio team at Vivid.

THE TEAM

We’re all about cohesive teamwork and a thriving work culture, we want to hear from people who are:  

  • Team players with excellent communication skills who thrive in a busy work environment and make positive contributions to our work culture
  • You need to be honest, trustworthy and reliable
  • Hard working, passionate, driven and absolutely love what they do
  • Hungry to develop their skills and grow with the business
  • Comfortable working with continuous change in a dynamic, fast paced environment
  • Have an enthusiasm to work with clients rather than avoid them

JOB DESCRIPTION 

You will be working closely with everyone in the studio, across multiple projects at any one time, have proven experience across commercial projects and working as a core team member. You should be well versed with both frontend and  backend technologies, especially PHP and be comfortable moving from Object Orientated MVC’s to extending CMS’s such as WordPress.  

This role at its heart is that of a keen problem solver. 

THE SKILLS 

  • Proficient in PHP development 
  • Proficient working with MVC and CMS (custom WordPress including ACF essential, with Drupal a bonus)
  • eCommerce (WooCommerce essential, Magento, Shopify & Opencart a bonus)
  • Proficient with responsive front-end development
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JS (jQuery essential, other libraries a bonus)
  • Proficient with back-end development:
    • Wizards in PHP development (procedural a bonus)
    • Considerable knowledge in querying MySQL database
  • Experience with API development, integration and testing
  • Well-versed in git version control, particularly using the ‘Git Flow’ workflow. (automated pipelines a bonus)
  • A working knowledge of Linux server management experience 
  • Ability to quickly switch context and manage concurrent projects 
  • Experience working in an agency 2+ years essential 

OTHER ASPECTS OF THE ROLE

  • Ability to explain technical information in a non-technical way 
  • Strong desire to solve problems or have foresight to flag them up before they are real
  • Display an attention to detail in all aspects of work, from scoping to QA and testing 
  • Willingness to become the champion of the client’s business and goals 
  • Display confidentiality at all times with regards to Vivid and client business 
  • Take part in daily stand-up meetings to report activity, progress and issues 
  • Ability to hit deadlines and work within agreed budgets 
  • Build and drive your relationship with key contacts in the business 
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients and external partners 

VACANCY INFO

Salary: DOE + Benefits

Apply

Please email your application, along with any relevant examples of work and a CV to studio@vividcreative.com

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