£300 - £400 a day
·Reed Business Information – Global Data & Analytics – Part of the FTSE100 RELX Group
·£300-£400/day – 6 Month Contract – Based Sutton SM2
The CDG Development team at RBI are looking for a forward thinking WordPress / PHP Developer to join our technology team. We have ambitious plans for growth, and a healthy revenue stream to fund it. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a talented agile team, as we scale up to build compelling online data products, with exciting technologies.
We work heavily with WordPress, Amazon Web Services and more. The successful candidate will be comfortable working unsupervised to implement new WordPress plugins and improve existing ones. The ideal candidate has proven experience working on commercial WordPress websites and can prioritise their work in order to achieve business targets. You should be able to find solutions and WordPress best practices by analysing community contributions made on Wordpress.org. The successful candidate will need to hit the ground running, with a proven track record in software development of enterprise class web applications.
Skills & Requirements:
·Amazon Web Services.
·PHP 5 (OOP) and MYSQL.
·WordPress (Custom theme and plugin development).
·Good knowledge of cross-browser issues.
·Knowledge of at least one of the following scripting languages: BASH, Perl.
·Ability to find the root cause of a problem in a distributed LEMP stack context.
·Experience of working on customer facing web applications.
·Strong interpersonal and stakeholder communication skills.
·Agile development (Scrum/Lean/Kanban)
·Experience in mentoring others
Reed Business information (RBI) use leading edge technology to deliver market leading information and online data services to business professionals worldwide. Customers have access to our high-value industry data, analytics, information and tools. Our strong global brands hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day.
RBI people are driven by an environment focussed on innovation, passion for our products, and collaboration, where working in an agile manner is par for the course. RBI is part of RELX, a FTSE100 global provider of data, information and solutions for professional customers; RELX has recently been ranked by Forbes as #53 in their Top-2000 Global Employers.
RBI is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/79985627
Posted by Reed Business Information Ltd, 10 Feb