We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Web Developer to join an expanding team in Skelmersdale, working in-house on a multinational ecommerce website.
Code improvements to the WordPress blog using PHP.
Improve UX, ecommerce functionality and customer journey.
Build and run MVT tests and personalised customer journeys.
Deploy seasonal promotional content to the site.
Triage web site issues and work with 3rd parties to deliver high quality resolutions.
Take ownership of ecommerce change requests and ensure efficient and high quality solutions are delivered either internally or by 3rd parties.
Work closely with other internal web developers, 3rd party technical partners, as well as other related teams to deliver a high quality online customer experience and to portray a successful cohesive brand identity.
Development skills and principles in multiple programming languages.
Education / Qualifications, Skills & Experience
Confident in leading on technical decisions
Educated to Degree level in a Software Development, IT or online related discipline.
Excellent problem solving and technical skills.
Detail and quality focussed.
Confident managing a varied workload.
Capable of building productive and positive relationships both internally and externally
Highly IT literate and confident using technology to provide solutions.
Confident as a technical escalation point.
Experience in an ecommerce or other commercial environment.
Experience using tag management.
Page load performance optimisation.
Experience integrating 3rd party solutions into an ecommerce platform.
Experience using Jira and an Agile development methodology.
What we'll be looking for in you
An appreciation of best practice web development.
High motivation and a positive working attitude at all times.
Comfortable working as part of a team and, equally, confident working alone.
Able to manage multiple responsibilities and deadlines/priorities simultaneously and efficiently.
Able to work towards goals and focus individual efforts to ensure overall team goals and commercial success are achieved.
Conscientious approach to work and initiative to ensure tasks are seen through to completion.
Ability to build effective internal/external relationships, demonstrating positive behaviour appropriate to the circumstances when dealing with others. Encourages similar behaviours from others.
Demonstration of an ability and interest to continually learning new things, develop new skills and act on constructive feedback.