We are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious Web Developer to join our team, who shares our passion for delivering awesome solutions for our clients. Ideally you will have spent a minimum of one year in a creative agency environment, in a similar web developer role. This role is ideal for a recent graduate or someone looking develop their career and increase their experience within web development. Your background and journey are irrelevant as long as you can satisfy the requirements of the role, possess the technical skills and knowledge to do so, and convince us you want to be part of the Buffalo revolution, you’re in!
You will be required to work on your own and alongside other team members and partner organisations, either in our offices or on location, on a variety of existing and new projects. Converting design concepts into fully functioning, standards compliant websites that fulfill our clients brief and needs, will be a key part of your role as will interacting directly with customers with their on-going support requests. Integrating these designs and templates into existing solutions and frameworks such as WordPress, Business Catalyst and Opencart will also be an important part of your work, so previous commercial experience with open source database applications will be an advantage.
You will be required to create custom sites using PHP and MySql or modify existing Buffalo sites based on these technologies.
All of your work will have to meet or exceed our internal quality control standards.
You will also be expected to suggest solutions and alternatives to a client’s needs based on your experience, previous work and understanding of the technologies available.
You will be required to work closely with colleagues and clients to ensure production schedules are met.
Your role will not be strictly limited to web design and development and will include on site and off site Search Engine Optimisation activities and analysis, as well as commissioning hosting and domain registrations on behalf of clients, for which training will be supplied if required.
You may, on occasion, be required to carry out other duties, as are within your capabilities and level of responsibility, in order to meet the needs of the business.
You will have at least 2 years’ experience working in a similar role and ideally you will have an understanding of these technologies & disciplines:
We are a company on the rise and offer an opportunity for the right candidate to develop their skills and experience within a buoyant digital agency whilst also supporting their growth and on-going education. If you share a passion for web design, SEO and digital marketing and can demonstrate this in your work with Buffalo, we promise a rewarding career path and a continuing investment in your personal development.
Please reply to email@example.com with your CV and covering letter highlighting some of your best work and how your experience, qualifications and skills are ideally suited to this role.
We always get a lot of applications for our roles so be sure your CV is polished and up to scratch, that your covering letter makes me sit up and take notice and you clearly stand out from the digital crowd. Your application will only get 2 minutes of my time, at best, so make the most of it. Convince me you’re the right (& only) person to join our growing herd!
Glorious Batley, West Yorkshire.
Full time, 37.5 hours a week. Due to the nature of the role you may on occasion be required to work early mornings, evenings and weekends.
Commensurate with experience and rewarding for the right candidate.
We are a web design agency based in Batley, West Yorkshire and have been developing, designing and delivering great looking websites for over ten years now.
We specialise in e-commerce, content management systems and all in one Business Solutions and our search engine optimisation services have a proven track record in achieving high search engine rankings for our clients.
Suite 8 Admiral House
Batley, West Yorkshire,