As a Web Developer you’ll be working with an in-house development team in the heart of Preston city centre. You’ll work across a wide variety of client projects, from brand new website builds, supporting legacy software, and the opportunity to be involved with our other innovative development projects.

Whilst writing clean and well-designed code, you’ll work alongside our friendly web team, working on an array of interesting projects from bespoke WordPress, Symphony and Laravel applications to PWA apps (like our website).

Essential

  • At least a year’s experience as a PHP web developer
  • Experience with OOP style of programming
  • Clean and well-structured code, following standards and best practices.
  • Knowledge of API integration
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Eager to develop your experience, skills, and career with our agency
  • Knowledge of source code management: Git, GitHub, Bitbucket or similar.

Desirable

  • Worked in an Agency
  • Experience with open source software like WordPress or similar
  • Good understanding of JavaScript libraries and frameworks: JQuery, Angular, Backbone etc.
  • Good understanding of predictable state containers such us Redux
  • Experience with writing unit tests
  • JavaScript task runners and module bundlers (Gulp, Grunt, Webpack)
  • Experience with Jira/Agile Methodology
  • Knowledge of source code management tools: SVN, Git etc.
  • Ability to work within a busy team and contribute ideas when necessary.

Why Choose Soap Media?

  • Competitive salary and structured career development plan
  • Employee pension scheme
  • Employee perk and benefits scheme
  • Work with some of the UK’s biggest brands and be involved with bleeding edge learning that brings
  • Develop your skill set in a challenging and rewarding environment with R&D time and personal development time
  • Budget towards books, training and personal development
  • Work in a friendly atmosphere where our team of experts is always ready to help
  • Social events such as bowling, go-karting, and paintballing – the usual sort of stuff
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Fully stocked fridge, beers, hot drinks and filtered water.
  • Work in a Grade-A studio environment located in the heart of Preston city centre.

Join the Family

Whether you’re looking to develop your career in digital, searching for a new challenge, or simply want to work for one of the UK’s leading agencies, Soap would love to hear from you.

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