Job description

SENIOR WEB DEVELOPER
NOTE: whilst this role allows remote working, the candidate MUST be UK based so that they can come into the office when required.

About Scaramanga

Scaramanga is a full service, marketing and creative agency, with a strong web development and UX design team. We are creative thinkers delivering marketing and design solutions that do more than just look pretty. Based in Croydon and Kent, our skilled and experienced team is made up of web developers, designers, marketers, content and advertising wizards and social media gurus.

Established in 2000, we have the track record and know-how to transform performance for organisations, so that they can build brand awareness, launch new products and services, enter new markets, and grow sales and profitability to reach their full potential.

Responsibilities

  • Building websites with Craft CMS
  • Maintaining and supporting our existing websites
  • Supporting (and perhaps developing) both public and private Craft CMS plugins
  • Working with our design team to make sure that designs are achievable, performant, and accessible
  • Working with the development team to create a stable development environment
  • Communicating with (sometimes) less technical users and training clients on how to use the CMS

Requirements

  • Have at least 5 years of commercial experience
  • Be personable and communicative, both online, in person and on email
  • Be adept at working remotely, and be comfortable with autonomy and managing your own task list
  • Have excellent HTML5, CSS3 and JS knowledge
  • Have great PHP and MySQL knowledge
  • Have experience with git, pre-processors, tasks runners and CI processes
  • Have an understanding of UI and UX best practices
  • Have an understanding of current accessibility guidelines
  • Have an understanding of web performance
  • Have the right to live and work in the UK

Bonus points

  • Have experience theming Shopify
  • Know how to use Craft CMS
  • Have an understanding of Google’s suite of SEO tools, and how to integrate them into websites (GTM, GA, Search Console, Optimise, etc.)
  • Have experience writing documentation
  • Have experience with VueJS/ReactJS

Location

This is flexible and can be fully remote (UK based), flexible or fully office based in our West Malling or Croydon office.

For remote workers, we do ask that you join us on occasion throughout the year for team events and potentially key client meetings.

Role type

Permanent, full time.

Salary and benefits

£35,000 to £37,000 per annum, depending on experience.

Benefits include:

  • Employee Benefit Scheme – shopping, leisure and travel discounts, as well as access to an online doctor, extensive helplines and face-to-face counselling
  • Company pension
  • Company equipment will be supplied
  • Mix of remote and office based-working
  • Company social events (online during the pandemic, but face-to-face during normal times)

How to apply

Send your CV to careers@scaramanga.agency.

Alognside your CV, please provide us two recent examples of websites you’ve worked on, including: what you did on the projects, what you’re proud of, and what you think could be done better.

Candidates invited to the second stage interview will be required to complete a skills test.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £35,000 - £37,000 per year