We are looking for a freelance Classic ASP developer, who can help to support and maintain our current corporate websites.
Ideally, you will be able to work from our offices in Macclesfield, Cheshire for 2 days each week, while providing full-time cover when our senior developer is on annual leave etc. You may also need to be contacted at other times during the working week (9am - 5pm) via Skype or telephone.
Must have several years experience in Classic ASP programming (not .NET) and some PHP could be useful but not essential.
Experience of designing, building and maintaining SQL Server databases for use within a website environment.
A good knowledge of SQL queries and syntax for creating new queries.
A good understanding of CSS layouts, jQuery would also be beneficial.
In addition to these skills, this role will require you to help out with the day-to-day troubleshooting and updating of a number of eCommerce websites that our parent company operate.
This will/may include:
Liaising with account managers regarding product updates (acquiring and resizing product imagery).
Adding in new product information via an online admin system.
Coming up with new innovative ideas to keep the websites fresh and more efficient.
Ideally, you will come from a commercial web development environment, however, as a forward thinking company, we would also encourage applications from applicants who have extensive knowledge of website design/development, but not on a commercial level (i.e. Hobbyists). In this case, you would need to demonstrate and/or show examples of several projects you have worked on, that demonstrate your knowledge of CSS, database design and SQL queries.
This role will potentially provide you with a minimum of 2 days guaranteed work each week, with the possibility of more hours should the need arise.