Web Developer

Full Time
  • Post Date: November 28, 2023
  • Apply Before: February 29, 2024
  • Career Level Senior
  • INDUSTRY Marketing
Job Description

We are DEKRA Arbeit Group, one of the biggest personnel companies in Germany, represented in 20 countries throughout Europe. We are delivering our services through 120 offices and recognized as a high-quality service provider and trusted business partner. DEKRA Arbeit Bulgaria is a subsidiary of DEKRA Arbeit Group and is providing professional HR services to clients and candidates on a local and international level.

For our trusted partner, a leading digital marketing agency operating in 20+ countries, we looking for a:

Web Developer – Core Web Vitals (CWV) and Web Performance Specialist

As a Web Developer specializing in Core Web Vitals and web performance, you will play a pivotal role in our client’s team. You will act as the go-to reference person for all matters related to web performance. In addition to your primary responsibilities, you will also be responsible for reviewing code and mentoring developers in the performance area, ensuring that the team continuously improves in this crucial aspect. This role requires a deep understanding of web performance best practices, particularly in the context of WordPress and PHP development.

Good fit would be a professional with:
-Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Web Development, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
-Proven track record of optimizing websites for Core Web Vitals (CWV) and web performance.
-Extensive experience with WordPress development, including custom theme and plugin development.
-Strong proficiency in PHP, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
-Expertise in using performance analysis tools and methodologies.
-Familiarity with Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) and server-side caching.
-Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
-Strong communication and teamwork skills.

Daily responsibilities will include:
-Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate CWV optimization strategies into new and existing web projects.
-Conduct thorough audits of websites to identify performance bottlenecks and areas for improvement.
-Implement best practices for optimizing page load times, reducing server response times, and improving overall website performance.
-Utilize tools like Lighthouse, PageSpeed Insights, and WebPageTest to assess and monitor CWV metrics.
-Lead the development and implementation of performance-focused coding practices in WordPress and PHP.
-Troubleshoot and resolve performance-related issues, such as slow queries, excessive resource usage, and render-blocking resources.
-Act as the primary reference person for web performance within the team, providing expertise and guidance.
-Review code to ensure it adheres to web performance best practices.
-Mentor and provide guidance to junior developers on performance optimization techniques.
-Stay up to date with the latest trends and technologies in web performance and CWV.
-By taking on these additional responsibilities, you will help us maintain a culture of excellence in web performance and contribute to the growth and success of our development team.

Our client offers:
-Premium private health insurance
-Performance bonuses.
-Professional development allowance.
-Flexible working hours that fit your daily routine.
-Additional days off including one for your birthday.
-Multisport and public transportation cards.
-Food vouchers

Want to know more?

If you are interested in this job opportunity, please contact me – zhanet.odzhakova@dekra.com.

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