Web Developer (WordPress/PHP)

    Employer Gusto Group

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Web Development

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Salary £25,000 - £31,000

    Deadline 19/10/2020


    Gusto Group Ltd and CityX Ltd created a partnership in 2020 to work on a range of special projects and new ventures utilising existing employees plus a new creative team that would contain design, development, marketing, content and media skill sets. An in-house exceptional agency that can support the existing companies (£40M turnover) plus a range of ambitious projects in the pipeline.

    We are looking for a Web Developer who enjoys creating, improving and maintaining websites with support of design and digital content creators who can make your code come alive. Would ideally suit a developer who likes to build to the best of their ability as opposed to a client’s budget. The vast majority of sites will be for internal projects. The successful candidate will be capable of –

    Working to a brief as well as their own initiative; utilising brand guidelines where necessary.

    Ability to build websites from scratch, utilising plugins where necessary to achieve the functionality necessary.

    Optimising a small number of exceptional websites as opposed to churning out hundreds of sites for clients.

    An eye for good design would be advantageous but not essential, as the team will provide as much graphic design input as needed.

    Writing clean, security aware, concise and efficient code.

    Aware of SEO best practice and coding accordingly.
    Staying up to date with the latest trends in web development.

    E-commerce experience beneficial.

    The application process is the first part of the interview process, we need to be able to see a broad sample of your ability either from an existing portfolio or a site created specifically for this role. Your ability, passion and enthusiasm will far outweigh a traditional CV.

    This is an exceptionally exciting role and we’re looking for an exciting and exceptional person to fill it.

    Please email any formal or informal questions should you have anything you’d like to ask prior to your application for the quickest response.

    STRICTLY no recruitment agencies, thank you.

    Expected start date: 19/10/2020

    Lincoln LN1 2ZF