Web Developer at Megaport

Marketing, Full-time, Brisbane brisbane marketing engineering full-time
Posted 1 months ago

The Role
We are seeking a WordPress aficionado who can bring a creative flair to their code! This role will suit a mid-level WordPress Developer who has a passion for creating functional and engaging online experiences. You will be a key contributor to the digital marketing and growth team by taking the lead and owning the web development space.

Your responsibilities will include the management of Megaport’s WordPress instances including our custom themes, membership portals, plugins, and interactive landing pages for sales and marketing. You must also be comfortable with setting up, and maintaining WordPress multisites and implementing a multilingual structure to support our global expansion plans. This position is open for candidates located in Brisbane, however, qualified candidates on the east coast of Australia will still be considered.

About Megaport
Megaport has transformed the way IT gets connected. We're global leaders in Network as a Service (NaaS), changing the way businesses reach the cloud. We're also a leading partner to Amazon, Microsoft, Google, IBM, Oracle, NYSE, and many other leading technology companies. Megaport is a publicly traded company on the Australian Stock Exchange with a market cap exceeding $1.5 Billion. We’re a lean, high-achieving team made up of over 215 members globally. While the company is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, employees are spread out across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Staff enjoy an environment that is collaborative, supportive, and fun.

Our Team Culture
Join a team of globally-positioned industry experts that lead by example. We do not compromise our values for commercial gain; we are all custodians of our culture, and the customer is at the centre of everything we do. Our employees are motivated, adaptable, persistent, hard-working, and dynamic. Our culture permeates everything we do and this, in turn with a global vision, forms a commitment to each other, our customers, and shareholders alike.

What you'll be doing

  • Manage the delivery of web projects from the sales and marketing teams
  • Implementation and maintenance of Megaport’s multilingual multisite
  • Implement technical SEO recommendations and improvements
  • Make updates to existing website code, content and collateral
  • Optimise our suite of WordPress custom themes and layouts for performance and usability
  • Implementation of Google Tag Manager, Google Analytics and other script based integrations.
  • Create excellent web-based experiences that make an impact and make the user experience a pleasure
  • What we are looking for

  • A mid-level WordPress/PHP Web Developer - preferably in a commercial environment with 3 to 5 years experience.
  • Advanced knowledge in JavaScript and related frameworks - Vue.js
  • Demonstrated experience in managing WordPress multisite and multilingual instances
  • Experience using GULP/CSS3/SASS languages
  • Proficient with Git source control processes
  • Proven ability to incorporate an engaging digital experience for online platforms
  • Experience in technical SEO implementation
  • Prior experience working in dynamic environments with tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, accuracy and attention to detail
  • An understanding of browser performance constraints and how to mitigate them, such as; optimisation, tuning/page weight, resource loading and caching
  • A passionate developer who will nerd-out on coding as much as they will with marketing programs and fit in with a bunch of misfits
  • What we offer

  • Creative, fun, and contemporary workspaces
  • Motivated team of industry experts and new talent
  • Flexible working environments with the ability to do your job from anywhere
  • Cutting-edge software to drive efficient communication and collaboration
  • Training & development opportunities
  • Celebrated success with ‘Legend’ and ‘Kudos’ Awards
  • Health and wellness program
  • Opportunity to make a difference
  • All applications will be treated in confidence. 
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