Global Graphics Software
Innovative core technology for digital print

PHP Web Developer

If you are a PHP web developer with demonstrable all-round talent, from UI design to back-end provision, then Global Graphics Software offers an exciting role as you will join a sole developer to create a new web team.

Global Graphics Software is a multi-million-pound digital print company and its software can be found in some of the most-highly specified printers in the world. In 2020 the Company was recognised by the Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation, for its continued innovative work in the print industry. Global Graphics Software is a subsidiary of Global Graphics PLC, a growing, publicly traded, technology group with companies focused on creating technology to address the rapidly expanding inkjet print market.

Location

Cambourne, Cambridge UK, but working from home until COVID restrictions are lifted. Collaborative/remote working is facilitated via Microsoft Office tools and Atlassian developer tools.

Overview

Working predominantly in a Microsoft Windows environment, you will be jointly responsible for the full life cycle and support of several corporate web sites in various languages (currently English, Japanese, Chinese) as well as aspects of integration with search and analytics, email marketing and social media.

A strong candidate will be someone who has several years’ experience both working solo as well as in software teams and can contribute this breadth of experience as we grow the web team.

Tasks

  • Creating/updating web pages via CMS web front-end
  • Maintaining and extending themes, UI kits and templates
  • Extending application features by writing and testing PHP and JavaScript
  • Working with translators and managing versioning of translated assets (mainly JA and ZH)

Responsibilities

  • Ensuring very high availability of company web sites
  • Designing and implementing web site content
  • Supporting internal users of company CMSs
  • Ensuring high discoverability of company web pages
  • Implementing and managing web site tracking & metrics

Essential, demonstrable experience

  • Web page design: HTML, CSS and SCSS
  • Programming: PHP & JavaScript
  • Web server and CMS configuration and operation
  • Optimization: SEO, analytics, performance, usability
  • Support & Communication

Desirable skills/experience

  • User Experience and Testing
  • Design Systems, Atomic Design
  • Git source control
  • Continuous Integration, Delivery, Deployment
  • CSS frameworks
  • PHP frameworks
  • PHP testing frameworks
  • PHP CMSs WordPress and Concrete5: Theme and plugin development
  • JavaScript frameworks
  • Content Delivery Networks

Benefits

  • Competitive salary based on experience and skills
  • Generous 9% non-contributory pension scheme
  • Income protection and Life assurance
  • Comprehensive private medical cover for you and your family
  • Flexible working hours and holiday plan
  • Profit share scheme
  • Perkbox and peer recognition scheme
  • Free parking
  • Free breakfast and fruit
  • Innovation “Shed” for growing and learning new technology

30 April 2021

Please send your CV to jobs@globalgraphics.com