Junior Web Developer

Hours: Full-time
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth
Salary: £20,000 – £22,000 DOE + company bonus scheme + benefits

We’re looking for a Junior Web Developer to join our in-house development team, located in Plymouth. We are a national online supplier of building supplies & materials. Our first site launched in 2009 and has grown to become the leading online retailer for roofing materials in the UK. We are currently expanding and are looking for a proactive, self-starting developer to come in and support our Technical Director and Lead Developers.

Purpose of the role

You’ll be helping develop our custom ecommerce system and websites so strong front-end skills (HTML/HTML5/CSS/JavaScript) are essential as well as experience building systems on a LAMP stack.

We’re offering an annual salary of £20,000 to £22,000 (dependent on experience), the opportunity to gain experience working for a national company, all required tools, company bonus scheme, company pension scheme and generous annual leave entitlement.

Main Responsibilities

Essential experience includes:

  • Linux Apache MySQL PHP (LAMP stack) development knowledge
  • CSS/CSS3
  • JavaScript (preferably using the jQuery library)
  • Cross-browser and cross-device development (e.g. responsive design)
  • Subversion or GIT
  • Photoshop
  • Website deployment
  • Ability and desire to learn new technologies

It would be an advantage if you have further experience in the following areas:

  • Advanced JavaScript (e.g. AJAX, JSON)
  • Bootstrap 4
  • BEM Classing
  • Knowledge of open source platforms and software

In addition to the technical ability above, the ideal developer will have strong interpersonal skills, be comfortable in front of managers and have the ability to explain technical subjects to non-technical people. is an equal opportunities employer