Full Stack Developer – Mid/Senior

Spark Green + Yoke are looking for a Mid/Senior Full Stack Developer with 5+ years professional experience.

Who are we?
Spark Green + Yoke is a newly-merged strategic brand and digital group working with clients across finance, arts and culture, education, health and FMCG. Our talented team covers strategy, creative, design and digital expertise.
Having recently joined forces, it’s a very exciting time for us.
With respective pedigrees in brand-led creative strategy, innovative web design, and conversion-focused digital tools, we’re bringing a renewed offering to our clients with creativity, digital transformation and brand strategy working closer together than ever before. And with colleagues (right beside you) including brand strategists, designers, digital marketers, and web developers you’ll have all the expertise nearby for your continued skill development and growth in all things digital.

Who are we looking for?
With new work quickly coming over the horizon, we’re looking to build our Development team.
We’re looking for someone with at least 5 years of diverse experience in a busy studio or agency environment. This is a role for someone who wants to be a part of a team and contribute ideas, collaborate, and work closely with the Senior Developer

Working in a tight-knit Creative and Design team, you’re calm, controlled and organised – and you’ll know how to turn a little pressure into strategic thinking and positive energy. As a Full Stack Developer, you will work closely with our creative team and discipline leads. You must be able to take on a diverse range of work and know how to flip your approach to deliver consistent quality on each project across a wide spectrum of brands and industry sectors.

Primary skills and responsibilities:
• Full stack development with CMS (WordPress/ SilverStripe/Magento)
• Experience implementing flat designs into CMS templates
• Experience developing custom modules for CMS frameworks
• Experience developing JavaScript based tools (calculators, gadgets)
• Experience with backend frameworks (Laravel)
• Experience with JavaScript frameworks (React, Vue, …)
• Experience with continual development cycles
• Experience with API integration
• Work with CI/CD pipelines

Additional skills and responsibilities:
• Involvement writing technical documents (scoping, requirements, testing, quoting etc)
• Consult with internal stakeholders and clients
• Conduct CMS client training
• Provide technical advice and ideas to Account Managers

Essential technical skills:
• Minimum 5 years development experience, preferably in a digital agency/studio
• PHP development, with a solid foundation in CMS, OO & MVC best-practices
• Online database design and queries (primarily MySQL)
• JavaScript website and application development (validation, animation, Ajax)
• Frontend and Backend package manager knowledge (NPM, composer)
• Practised skills in HTML5 and CSS3 including SASS/LESS
• Version control (Git)
• Experience with cPanel
• Web development best-practices (accessibility, cross-device and cross-browser)
• Solid knowledge and interest in mathematics
• Experience with frontend frameworks (Foundation or Bootstrap)
• Ability to write clean code for JavaScript, jQuery and jQuery UI

Above all, we’re looking for someone who’s excited to bring their creativity and expertise to every project we work on – producing quality work that will proudly bear the Spark Green + Yoke name.

If this role and your experience is aligned, please contact contact@sg-and-y.com.au with a cover letter, CV, and links to some sites you’ve worked on.