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We’re looking for a full stack web developer

Vertical Plus Limited is looking for a full-time talented Full Stack Web Developer with a couple of years’ experience to join a friendly team here in Plymouth.
We're looking for a full stack web developer

Position Title: Full Stack Web Developer

Salary: £30k – £40k depending on experience

Hours: 9am – 5.30pm

Location: Plymouth

Knowledge and Experience required:

With over 50 varied and interesting E Commerce Partners we are looking for the right person to join our development team in producing high-end and professional projects for our clients.

The successful candidate must possess strong technical development, problem solving, organisation and communication skills. 

You should have experience of developing advanced web sites for third parties and will be able to demonstrate your programming skills and easily show the contributions you have made to existing web sites. 

You must be self motivated and able to work as part of a team or work from home from time to time to develop projects that are delivered on time and to budget.

Person Specification

Our employees have a ‘can do’ attitude. An inspiration to your colleagues, you’ll have passion and a commitment to getting things done while always placing the client at the centre.

A suitable degree with demonstrable qualifications in computer programming and/or web development and at least 2 years+ experience in a web developer role working on your own or as part of a team using PHP and MYSQL.

  • Experience of managing and promoting effective use of version control systems.
  • Experience developing, supporting and maintaining complex, scalable web applications.
  • Ability to define, interpret and develop software to written requirements and technical specifications.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation using defined technical templates

The skillset we are looking for in a Full Stack Web Developer…

  • Core skills in PHP, HTML, JS, CSS / SCSS and MySQL
  • Experience with modern PHP frameworks, particularly Symfony
  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks, particularly Vue.js
  • Experience with database abstraction layers such as Doctrine
  • Object oriented application design
  • Strong understanding of UX / UI
  • Experience working with APIs / REST based services
  • Knowledge of cross browser compatibility issues
  • Understanding of Git version control (Bitbucket/GitHub/GitLab)
  • An impressive portfolio of client websites to which you have made a demonstrable contribution
  • Some knowledge and experience of LINUX systems would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of the AWS cloud infrastructure and services would be useful

Company Information:

Vertical Plus Limited is a fast-growing and innovative Plymouth based E Commerce company providing a proactive, supportive and  innovative service to our E Commerce Partners. We are located at the Plymouth Science Park in Devon and as of April 2020 employ 26 members of staff. 

Vertical Plus Limited offers a professional, friendly and supportive environment within an open plan office free of discriminatory practices. Ambitious and hard working, you will join a robust in-house competencies development programme aiming at encouraging all employees to reach their full potential.

Working form home

During this current pandemic, applicants must be able to work from home initially.

How to apply for this position:

Email for an application form at nic@verticalplus.co.uk. Please complete this and return it with a covering letter and your CV.

Vertical Plus Limited strives to be an equal opportunities employer.