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Intermediate SilverStripe Developer — Wellington

Permanent / Wellington

We are looking for a SilverStripe developer to join our team who is skilled, confident, enthusiastic and collaborative. You must be experienced and able to demonstrate great front and backend on projects. As an integral part of the development team, you will be developing websites and web applications for our clients.

It's essential that you have both front and backend experience.

You will be part of the development team helping shape and deliver websites and web applications for our clients. We build outstanding user interfaces for websites, mobile and applications that tackle meaningful problems and are tailored for the users that will benefit the most from those projects.

We expect you to partner with other team disciplines to ensure a fantastic user experience in the final product, working alongside client teams or third-party developers and participating in preparing requirements and specification documentation.

We have a range of support engagements, and you will be working alongside our Project Managers and our clients to prioritise and address those with the greater objectives and long-term view of our projects in mind.

What you will need:

  • You have 3-5 years of experience with PHP frameworks, OO PHP

  • You have 3-5 years of development experience with HTML, CSS and Javascript (vanilla or using a framework)

  • You've worked on a few projects using Silverstripe, and other CMS too

  • You've used other technology stacks and built a project or two in an obscure framework

  • You can tackle most tasks on your own, and collaborate with senior devs for more complex endeavours

  • You have experience using module bundlers and task runners (Grunt, Gulp, WebPack, Fusebox)

  • You work well in a team environment

  • You can consider a project as a whole

  • You bring knowledge of accessibility best practises

  • You look for areas that can improve development standards

  • You've used source control systems

  • You have confidence ability to debug and complete tasks efficiently

  • You have interacted well with clients in the past

  • You're good at communicating (both in-person and writing) and considering others' points of view

  • You have an eye for detail and pride in the quality of our work

  • You are passionate about working with designers, testers and other areas of the business.

  • You have some scars from previous projects, and a couple of “that was a mistake!” stories to tell

  • You're always reading up on new methodologies to improve your skills

You will need to provide code samples, links to commit on open source projects, your portfolio or GitHub profile with your CV. We won't consider applications without at least one of these.

We value diversity and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. If there is anything we can do to create a more comfortable interview experience for you, let us know.

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