Koobr are recruiting – Web Developer


At Koobr, we’re always on the lookout for great talent, people who share our vision in achieving the very best for our company and our clients. We’re really proud of the team we have built over the years and right now we are looking to add another valued member to our band of Creative Revolutionaries.

Digital Ninja (Good All Round Web Developer):

  • Full Time
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Derby

Join the creative revolution:

 

Fast-growing, Derby-based creative company Koobr are looking for an enthusiastic, talented ‘Digital Ninja’ – a good all-round Web Developer to join their team.

This is your chance to become a valued part of an innovative, well respected Derby-based creative agency, building outstanding web-based user experiences.

You’ll be a bright spark with the ambition to conquer the world!

This role is for a good all-round web developer, very capable with both front-end and backend programming.

You will have an amazing attention to detail, creating pixel-perfect websites and user experiences, that work superbly across different browsers and responsively with mobile and tablet devices.

We believe in a commitment to quality, as well as to our customers. We are leading the revolution on creativity, innovating in everything we do.

In return for your expertise, we are offering a competitive salary with excellent career development opportunities.

You’ll be a bright spark with ambition to conquer the world!

Duties include:

  • Building websites from start to finish
  • Helping to maintain existing websites
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Working closely with the management/design team
  • Helping to plan website functionality/user experience
  • Working with CMS/e-commerce platforms such as WordPress and Magento
  • Integrating systems with a website via an API
  • Stringent testing, bug fixing and logical problem solving
  • Optimising a website or application for maximum speed/scalability
  • Refactoring of existing code
  • Managing and administering web servers
  • Technical support
  • Self-initiated learning, of new technologies/techniques
  • Researching current design / technology trends / industry developments

 

Skills include:

  • HTML / CSS
  • JavaScript / jQuery/
  • Bootstrap / LESS/ SASS
  • PHP / My SQL
  • A knowledge of PHP frameworks such as Lavarel / Ruby
  • Efficient and methodical work flow
  • The ability to manage a complex range of tasks and workflow
  • Knowledge of current web best practice and legal requirements
  • GIT version control

 

The ideal candidate:

  • Well presented, confident and easy to get on with
  • Organised and self motivated, with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Clear communication skills (written, face-to-face and over the phone), with the ability to manage expectations
  • Strong research and problem solving skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Strong computer literacy and excellent ability to learn new IT systems
  • Take full ownership of any tasks that they are allocated, caring about the outcome and taking responsibility for their own quality control

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to join our fast growing company, so please spread the word and help us get the message out there.

All applications including CV to: hello@koobr.com

For further queries about this position, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Polite note – please no recruitment agency contact.

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