Middle Weight to Senior WordPress PHP Developer

Location: Agitate Digital Limited, Regus Oxford Point, 19 Oxford Rd, Bournemouth BH8 8GS

Agitate Digital is a dynamic and rapidly growing company, seeking an experienced Middle Weight to Senior WordPress PHP Developer to join our team. As a WordPress PHP Developer, you will play a key role in developing custom WordPress themes and plugins, integrating APIs, and working on both back-end and front-end development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop custom WordPress themes and plugins using PHP, JavaScript/jQuery, CSS/SCSS, HTML, and SQL.
  • Backend PHP development, specifically working with ACF & Gutenberg
  • API Integration, working with various APIs such as Brevo, Stripe, Hubspot, Loquate, Google Maps, and YouTube.
  • Focus on efficient data migration, maintenance, and updates of WordPress websites, with an emphasis on data importing and exporting (migration) including products, articles, users, and other data.
  • Provide technical support for websites and hosting, addressing any issues and ensuring optimal performance.
  • Utilize tools like Gulp, NPM, Node.js, and GIT version control/GitHub for efficient workflow.

Key Skills:

  • Proficiency in PHP, JavaScript/jQuery, CSS/SCSS, HTML, SQL.
  • Experience with Gulp, NPM, Node.js, and GIT version control/GitHub for efficient workflow.
  • Strong understanding of WordPress, its ecosystem, and best practices.
  • Ability to develop custom WordPress themes and plugins.
  • Familiarity with API integrations and backend PHP development.
  • Expertise in front-end development and responsive design.
  • Experience with data migration, maintenance, and updates of websites.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

Optional but Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with other programming languages and platforms, such as Laravel, Shopify, Magento, or expertise in front-end frameworks like Vue.js and React, is a plus.

If you are passionate about WordPress development, excited about contributing to a young and growing company, and eager to enhance your skills in a collaborative team environment, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity at Agitate Digital.

About Agitate Digital

Agitate Digital is a dynamic and rapidly growing digital agency located in Lansdowne, Bournemouth. We specialize in providing tailored development services with a primary focus on PHP development. Our expertise lies in crafting bespoke solutions, particularly in building custom WordPress Themes and Plugins. An area where we excel is optimizing page speed to ensure exceptional website loading performance, aligning closely with Google’s ‘Core Web Vitals’ guidelines. Our commitment is to deliver websites that load within sub 2 seconds, enhancing user experience and search engine visibility.

Our diverse clientele spans across local, national, and international landscapes, encompassing eCommerce enterprises, insurance brands, vehicle workshops, directories, event organizers, and more. A significant aspect of our client base comprises fellow agencies, and approximately 50% of our projects involve ‘white label’ work, where we produce high-quality solutions uncredited on behalf of other agencies for their esteemed clients.

At Agitate Digital, we are driven by innovation, client satisfaction, and a relentless pursuit of excellence in every project we undertake. We thrive on collaboration, creativity, and a passion for delivering digital solutions that make a difference.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume, cover letter, and portfolio to [email protected].

Please specify “WordPress PHP Developer Application – [Your Name]” in the subject line.

Agitate Digital is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.