Leading digital agency The HIVE Ltd. is expanding its development team and is looking for web developers to join its in-house team of geeks.

Web developer – The Role:

Web Developers – will be responsible for:

    •       Creating / Modifying / Updating WordPress websites

    •       Integrating and extending third-party plugins and themes

    •       Crafting HTML/CSS/Javascript front-ends

    •       Testing upgrades to existing websites and new ones alike

    •       Integrating of web services and other feeds

    •       Writing efficient code using industry best practices

    •       Writing and Maintaining technical documentation

    •       Cooperating with UX experts to ensure visual design intent is matched

    •       Troubleshooting and issue resolution

Essential Requirements:

Web Developer/s – needs to have:

    •       Proven working experience using WordPress, particularly with WooCommerce

    •       Significant experience with WordPress theming: template hierarchy, hooks, WP_Query, and so on

    •       Experience with Less or Sass

    •       Demonstrable knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP, and MySQL

    •       Familiarity with current best practices in front-end dev regarding semantics, performance, cross-browser consistency, etc.

    •       Know-how of Search Engine Optimisation tactics

    •       Familiarity with command line tools like git, gulp and wp-cli

    •       Strong organisational skills

    •       In-depth knowledge of industry best practices

    •       Experience in common third-party APIs (Google Maps, Google Analytics, Facebook Graph API and similar)

    •       Ability to review designs and anticipate questions, problems and issues with responsive/interactive elements that may not have been fully considered


Next Step: 

If you want to be one of our next Web Developers, drop us an email on info@hive.com.mt with your CV and links to work you’ve done that we should see, such as recent websites, git repos, or contributed plugins/modules/themes.