WordPress Full Stack Developer

6 months ago
£300 - £350/dayPortsmouthBerry Recruitment

Job Title: WordPress / Full Stack Developer

Reports to: Senior Developer

Location: Portsmouth

Principal Customers: Marketing and project teams

Pay Rate: £300 -£350 p/d

Must have MOD SC security clearance

As a WordPress / Full Stack Developer you will be responsible for the build a new corporate website on a WordPress platform and support on-going developments to the site through an Agile development methodology

Duties include:

  • Development, deployment and testing of a new corporate website on a WordPress platform based on documented requirements and design
  • Development of a shared platform / templates to host microsites
  • On-going development and improvements to the platform based on an Agile development methodology

Additional accountabilities:

  • Maintaining source control for development assets within ALM system
  • Development on other CMS / web platforms
  • Providing peer review / cover as part of the wider development team
  • Any other duties as deemed necessary to achieve project goals

You will be developing on both the back-end and front end (HDML, SASS)
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Essential experience:

  • Good experience in WordPress development including:
    • Experience of using Gutenberg
    • Installation and configuration of WordPress plugins
    • Incorporating all necessary HTML and CSS into WordPress themes, templates and additional PHP and HTML pages
    • WordPress development including theme and individual template development, plugin tweaks, new feature development
  • HTML5, CSS, JavaScript
  • PHP, MySQL, Apache
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Proven ability to organise work, prioritise tasks and deliver results within tight time-frames
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team
  • High degree of flexibility, versatility, and self-motivation
  • Excellent relationship building and communication skills
  • Creative approach to solving problems


  • Experience in other development languages e.g. Microsoft .net
  • Experience in UX design
  • Experience working to Agile development methodologies
  • Advantage if you have REACT experience

If you would like to apply for the above position please contact Nicola Beattie at Gosport Berry Recruitment 02394-217940

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.