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Backend PHP Developer

Location Wakefield Job Status Full Time Salary 30,000 p/a Call us for more information on 0333 016 9622 Apply Today!

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Backend PHP Developer to join our team.

As a PHP Developer at NAC, you will be responsible for both back-end and some front-end development, including working on our Internal Repair Booking System, our Job Management System and other WordPress based websites that we operate.

This position requires a combination of programming skills including backend PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and aesthetics. Experience with the responsive and adaptive design is strongly preferred. Also, an understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment is preferred.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage our Job Management System website codebase, implementing updates and changes identified by the website manager and wider digital partners
  • Maintain a number of WordPress websites using the latest frontend technologies, designing and implementing new features and functionality
  • Work closely with the internal team to achieve the best possible results in web projects from conception right through to delivery
  • Provide timely resolution to reported problems with existing websites
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS

Person Specification:

Skills/experience

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of PHP programming, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery with some Commercial Experience preferred
  • Experience programming in an OOP manner
  • Working knowledge of MVC architecture – MVC – Laravel and strong understanding of PHP back-end development
  • Knowledge and experience of building WordPress CMS websites using the best practice & standard plugins
  • Experience working with WordPress at a PHP code level and knowledge of existing inbuilt WordPress functions
  • Theme/template integration
  • Core understanding of modern front-end application development
  • Good understanding of cross platform and cross browser issues
  • Experience with creating responsive websites
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git

Desirable

  • Understanding Privacy and Security issues with relation to data and code in particular website venerability’s and GDPR

Whilst we’re looking for a back-end developer, it’s essential that you have a great understanding of how your code interacts with the front end and the ability to make simple front end updates

Please Note: This position is based in our Wakefield Office (WF1 2UY) and is not suitable for home working.

About us:

NAC are a small but growing team focussed on the booking and repairing of domestic appliances throughout the UK. From our Wakefield office, we run a team of around 130 Employed and Self Employed Engineers in various locations.

We can offer this applicant a newly refurbished, comfortable and relaxed working environment, £30,000 PA with Annual Review, Company Pension Scheme, 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays.

What our happy customers are saying
"The engineer arrived within the times he'd said, was very polite and efficient. He explained the problem, repaired it, and gave me advice on how to prevent it happening again. I coudn't have asked for..."
D Sharpe - 19/12/2018
Appliance Repair
"Tumble drier problem sorted out to my complete satisfaction by two very polite and professional people. Electrical checks carried out following identification of the problem. Engineer Adrian & colleag..."
Julian Slater - 08/12/2018
Appliance Repair
"Absolutely fantastic service. I called on Monday about a fault on my dishwasher and was offered a same day appointment - brilliant. Neil, who came to look at the fault, was excellent. The fault was ..."
S Males - 12/12/2018
Appliance Repair
"The engineer was very friendly and professional. The job was finished quickly and solved the problem."
Mrs Allen - 06/02/2019
Appliance Repair
"Engineer rang in morning told me what time he would arrive he came on time found the fault right away exchanged part got oven working in 15 minutes excellent service would recommend "
Stephen Chambers - 29/01/2019
Appliance Repair
"The engineer fixed my fridge that stopped getting cold within a couple of days after he had to get a part for it. No complaints and I would happily use this service again."
Matt - 28/12/2018
Appliance Repair
"Very impressive! I phoned in the morning and was told and an engineer would be with me that day between 12 and 3pm. He arrived at approx 1pm and within 20 minutes my oven was fixed. Great service and ..."
Kevin Morrissey - 12/02/2019
Appliance Repair
"Received excellent service from company by phone and very efficient service from engineer Aaron with the repair and installation of a new oven element. New element had to be ordered (ie.not the most p..."
F J Marsden - 10/12/2018
Appliance Repair
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