Full time Wordpress / Website Developer, Atomic Smash

Function: Web Developer

Role categories: Digital / Interactive

  • Rate/Salary: Depending on experience
  • Location: Bristol
  • Starting date: 17/10/2016
  • Expires: 24/07/2017

Job description

Atomic Smash is a web design / development agency based at Temple Studios in the heart of Bristol. Established in 2010 we find ourselves increasingly working with great organisations such as.

Whitechapel Gallery London
38 degrees
Bristol Festival of ideas
Studio Voltaire & House of Voltaire
In Between Time Festival

Bristol Festival of Ideas

We are looking for the right full time wordpress developer to join our existing team of 5 with ideally 2 years previous industry experience on a permanent contract. You will work alongside 3 other developers in our studio as well as our digital designer and UX designer.

Person specification

We need someone who is keen to learn, has a passion for the web and is looking for an opportunity to work within a small outfit. Atomic Smash has built a reputation for delivering high quality Wordpress websites and we would like another team member to work on existing and new projects. As well as developing Wordpress driven sites there is also scope for learning new technologies and expanding your skillset further. We want our team members to be constantly learning and therefore we always have internal projects which pushes our R&D and we are always on the lookout for conferences / talks for team members to attend. 

There is a Table Tennis table, which we often use for breaks and there is also a delicious bakery right next to the office. We also usually head out for team lunch once a month and are always happy to talk about flexible working hours if it fits in with the current projects.

We have a great working atmosphere and encourage out of office socialising. Recently organising a table tennis tournament for everyone in the building and also taking part in a team golf challenge last month, there is normally a non work event being organised.

An online portfolio of work will be required and examples of code will need to be provided. 

Salary : £20,000 - £25,000 p.a. Depending on experience. 
Office is closed for 2 weeks at Xmas which is not taken out of normal holiday allowance. 
Workplace pension.
Happy to discuss flexible working hours.


Excellent knowledge of Responsive HTML + CSS + JQuery 
Excellent knowledge of Wordpress
Proficient in SASS or LESS 
Experienced with using version control (GIT) 
Keen eye for detail, the ability to take a flat design and turn into a functioning website with interactions 
Evidence of previous work 


Used the SASS grid system Susy
Experience with multiple ways of compiling SASS (codekit, gulp)
Familiar with Capistrano for website deployments
Knowledge of TDD
Practice with Continuous integration
Ideally worked in a team environment

Please upload CV and a link to your portfolio. Feel free to contact the studio on 0117 933 8513 if you have any further questions on the role.

No recruitment agencies, it will not be appreciated if you get in touch.

Only candidates who are chosen for an interview are guaranteed to be contacted, however we will endeavour to get back to everyone (depending on volume of applicants).

Applications are open until 24th July, with interviews starting that week. We would like the new member to start as soon a possible.

We reserve the right to remove the application early if we find a suitable candidate before the the application close date.

Apply here: http://www.atomicsmash.co.uk/jobs/