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Jobs at Samurai Sportswear

Passionate about Sportswear? Motivated by great design?
Dedicated to providing outstanding customer service?

Samurai Sportswear is always on the lookout for talented individuals or representatives to join our growing business. Whether that is as an overseas reseller providing local representation around the world; UK based sales or customer services staff looking to offer truly unique multisport teamwear; product designers with a passion for eye catching design; or back office staff ensuring Samurai continues to grow.

If you think you have what it takes to join our team please send your CV and Covering Letter to yourcareer@samurai-sports.com


Web Developer (PHP, WordPress)

We are looking for an experienced WordPress developer to join our friendly and hard-working team. You’ll be enthusiastic with a positive attitude; with a dedication and willingness to work hard, sometimes to tight deadlines.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and implement websites from initial concept, site architecture, and user interface to finished site.
  • Code and implement WordPress 4 & 5 sites from initial brief through HTML/CSS to a custom theme, functions and plugins.
  • Design and implement new features, enhancements and content of existing websites
  • Debug and fix any issues arising
  • Ensure maintenance and security of company websites
  • Strong communications skills and ability to prioritise and manage workload
  • Updating and maintaining current online ordering systems – Good understanding of Laravel required

 

Required knowledge

  • Strong experience of PHP programming, MySQL, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery and JavaScript
  • Experience of PHP5 and OOP beneficial
  • Experience of Bootstrap
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of building WordPress CMS websites using the best practice & de-facto standard plugins
  • Experience of Woo-Commerce
  • C Panel Server Management
  • API Integration
  • Experience working with WordPress at a PHP code level
  • Knowledge of existing in built WordPress functions
    • Creation of custom post types
    • Creation of plugins/widgets written to conform with the WordPress coding standards
    • Creation of clean, logical, well-documented and re-usable code
    • Theme/Template integration
    • Knowledge of WordPress Network (Multisite) beneficial

 

Preferable skills/experience

  • Experience creating multi-lingual websites advantageous
  • Experience of using SSH and/or Composer
  • Knowledge and experience of web accessibility
  • Good understanding of cross-platform and cross-browser issues
  • Good understanding of responsive web design
  • Use of jQuery/AJAX
  • Basic understanding of SEO concepts
  • Experience of Photoshop and/or Illustrator beneficial
  • Working knowledge of Google Analytics

Salary based on experience

If you think you have what it takes to join our team please send your CV and Covering Letter to yourcareer@samurai-sports.com

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