|Recruiter:||Astute Graphics Limited|
|Listed on:||3rd May|
|Salary/Rate:||£45,000 - £55,000|
|Salary Notes:||Competitive + Benefits|
Location: Hereford, UK (work from home, where mutually agreed)
Want to deploy your development skills, learn, teach and thrive? This is the job for you.
Astute Graphics are seeking a full-time Senior Web Developer to help drive the continuous growth of this established and profitable company. An exciting variety of projects include our existing SaaS customer-facing website, desktop deployment software and exciting future innovations.
We are an award-winning, agile team producing creative software tools used by designers world-wide over the last 15+ years. Clients include many household brands such as Adidas, Disney and Apple as well as thousands of agencies and freelance creatives. The vast majority of purely digital product sales are handled automatically online with around 90% exported.
Main tasks and responsibilities
Maintain and develop Astute Graphics' website and online services (public and internal) to both enhance existing functionality and introduce new functionality
Work with colleagues including existing Web Developer and Senior Web Designer to continuously improve the user experience
Maintain and continuously enhance online security of the purchasing, ordering, customer database and related system(s)
Self-manage tasks and projects, ensuring timely delivery
Manage the existing Web Developer tasks and personal development
Regularly report progress to management
Gain a full understanding of our Laravel/Vue based applications to ensure proper maintenance and continuous improvements
Document processes and structures
Support colleagues and their understanding of the online systems
Report to the CEO
This overview gives you an idea for what you'll be doing, but is not an A to Z.
Qualifications and Skills
5+ years of commercial experience
AWS Cloud management and AWS instance maintenance, including set-up of Linux web server running NGINX
2+ years experience with the Laravel PHP framework and best practices
Vue.js and Vue based SPA
Knowledge of OOP or ability to use the best software and application development practices in a clean and professional manner
Experience with SaaS
Version control (GIT)
Certificate implementation and maintenance
Best practices for all development and project management duties, including Agile
General IT skills including word processing, spreadsheet and email
Preferable skills (Bonus, but not essential)
macOS development environment
Use of JIRA
Use of GitFlow
Working experience of Paddle, Stripe and/or PayPal
What we need to see in you
Initiative — you will not be micromanaged
Planning and organising
Mentoring and colleague support experience
Love for writing tests
Attention to detail and accuracy
Willing to continuously learn new skills
So what will you get back from us?
Alongside being challenged daily and a real interest in your development, you will also receive:
Work from home, where mutually agreed — our offices are based in Hereford, where company-wide weekly meetings take place.
On-site free parking at our offices.
Internal and external training along with continuous personal development.
Competitive salary: £45k to £55k (dependent on experience) with annual pay reviews and the potential of growth dependent on results.
Monday—Friday with flexible working hours.
25 days paid holiday.
Job Type: Full-time
Astute Graphics has a legal responsibility to ensure that all its employees have the legal right to live and work in the UK. Therefore, if you are made an offer of employment, this will be subject to Astute Graphics verifying that you are eligible to work in the UK before you start work.
Contact Name: Astute Graphics Limited
Job ID: 3083732