Web Developer (PHP, WordPress)

  • Marketing
  • London, United Kingdom

Web Developer (PHP, WordPress)

Job description

Part of the marketing team, this is a technical role, vital for supporting the LMAX Exchange online presence in the marketplace. The emphasis for this role is on building websites and digital assets (incl. emails, banners, landing pages), comprising 70% front-end and 30% back-end development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Building websites, creating bespoke functionality and plugins (WordPress)
  • Building responsive emails and manage email campaign distribution
  • Building digital assets (i.e., landing pages, banners) and online communications
  • Creating cross-browser and cross-platform compatible solutions

Requirements

Key Skills:

  • Strong experience in building responsive websites from scratch and bespoke plug-ins in WordPress; experience with bootstrap
  • Proficiency in PHP, JavaScript and jQuery, HTML5, CSS3 (LESS/Sass)
  • Extensive experience in building responsive emails from scratch
  • Proficiency in technical SEO
  • Experience working with databases (MySQL)
  • Working knowledge of Google Analytics
  • Experience working with third-party API’s (Social Media API)
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Experience working in MailChimp or similar email marketing service

 Key Attributes

  • Great attention to detail, highly driven and delivery oriented
  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills
  • Minimum 4 years of front and back-end website development experience

Nice to have:

  • Drupal experience / knowledge is a plus
  • Experience running and managing social media campaigns
  • Strong interest in digital marketing