Jobs: Online technical developer


Online technical developer

Edinburgh. Full time. £25-£30k D.O.E

Gift Experience Scotland is a fast growing E-commerce business with a drive to grow its online presence. With a focus on technological development in its existing websites and projects, the company is seeking a full time technical resource to join its Edinburgh-based team.

The company
Gift Experience Scotland is one of the countries’ leading gift voucher businesses. Established in 2004, the company has developed a successful relationship with hundreds of experience tourism businesses in Scotland for whom it acts as an agent for the sale of gift vouchers. Recent expansion includes a South African and English business based on the same business model and values as the Scottish business.

The company relies heavily on IT resource to constantly develop and grow the website and systems, with a focus on automation and processes and has a passion to drive this forward.

The role
Our technical developer will play an integral part of the day to day running of the companies online systems as well as a strategic view on web development.

The person
As an integral part of the business, the ideal candidate will have a passion for IT and E-commerce development and take pleasure in problem solving and seeking clear and practical solutions to the businesses E-commerce needs.

They will have at least three years experience working within a commercial environment delivering online IT solutions. They will be bright, flexible and can operate well in a team environment. They will be able to work to tight deadlines and manage their workload effectively.

This person will report directly to the company owner. This person will not be involved in content creation.

Required Skills
The successful candidate will have qualifications and experience in MYSQL, PHP3, Javascript, HTML5, JQuery, Flash Video and be familiar with Photoshop or similar. They will have experience working with and developing CMS systems, specifically WordPress. They will have experience of managing E-commerce websites and have a good understanding of online marketing. This person must be proficient working in the iOS environment.

Please submit a full CV including relevant qualifications and relevant examples of work by COB Friday 01 June 2012.