We’re a digital start-up agency looking to employ candidates who are committed, going places and want to grow with the company. Our ambition is to pair beautiful design with clever code, to be the forefront of innovation and memorable user experiences. We combine creativity with technology.

Our client base is growing, and we need the right kind of people to pitch in and help out. That’s where you step in – whether you’re a coding genius, strategy guru or artistic designer, there is a place for you to join Team Aglet.

Only suitable qualified/shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of submission, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Unfortunately we do not employ through recruitment agencies.

MID-WEIGHT WORDPRESS DEVELOPER

We’re on the lookout for a WordPress Developer who is able to pair the art of design with strong technical ability. We’re looking for no-nonsense, hard-working people with a “can-do” attitude.

Remuneration:

Market Related / Negotiable

Job Level:

Mid-weight

Type:

Permanent

Location:

Johannesburg

YOUR REQUIREMENTS
  • 3+ years’ WordPress experience and web development experience
  • Good understanding of responsive web design and a mobile first approach to development
  • Strong portfolio of work
  • Clean coding methods
  • Skillset must include:
    • CSS/CSS3 for front end templating
    • HTML 5
    • PHP
    • Javascript
    • Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Illustrator
    • SEO and UX understanding
  • Experience with:
    • Subversion (Git)
    • Database administration (MySQL)
  • Must be able to code own responsive template from PSD
  • Able to manipulate plugins to perform required functions (mentioning examples will
    be beneficial)
  • Experience using child themes and familiar plugins
  • Building new WordPress sites/systems from scratch (including themes and plugins)
  • Ability to work on Macintosh computer
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU
  • Advise on optimisation tactics / best practice.
  • A strong visual eye and understanding of design concepts is necessary
  • Perspective on frontend (and backend) technologies and their impact on the design process
  • Converting custom designs to code for WordPress.
  • Frontend and backend (if possible) coding
  • Ensuring browser and device compatibility
  • Carrying out maintenance on existing WordPress sites
  • You have experience with modern web programming languages
  • Passionate about learning and continuous improvement
  • Up-to-date with technology
  • Solid troubleshooting skills
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good at pro-actively identify and implement new ideas/solutions
  • Great communication skills
  • Planning, structuring and configuring WordPress systems
  • Developing custom PHP modules, themes and plugins for WordPress
  • Improving the quality and functionality of our existing systems
  • Monitoring and analysing our software under real-world, production conditions
  • Evaluating new technologies for their feasibility and usefulness
  • Collaborating with other development teams and freelancers
  • Continually growing, learning, and sharing as we strive to keep pushing our technical boundaries
  • Manage your own time well and meet deadlines
BROWNIE POINTS
  • Understanding SEO
  • Understanding of different CMS platforms such as Drupal, Joomla and Umbraco
  • You have an appreciation for testing and automation.
  • eCommerce experience (WooCommerce)
  • Demonstrates potential leadership qualities
TERMS OF CONTRACT
  • 9:00 to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The schedule is ‘deadline-driven’ i.e. on occasions when deadlines are tight, work may be required outside these hours
  • 15 working days paid leave per annum
  • Employment will be subject to an initial 3-month trial period whereby performance will be appraised and reviewed
  • You are required to bring your own laptop for the first initial 3-month trial period
If you’ve got what it takes to Join Team Aglet, send us your CV and Porti to

SENIOR WORDPRESS DEVELOPER

We are looking to hire an intelligent and energetic person to fulfil role of Senior WordPress Developer. An individual who is able to pair the art of design with strong technical ability. We’re looking for no-nonsense, hard-working people with a “can-do” attitude.

You will manage the development, production and maintenance of digital projects by ensuring that updates and changes to client websites and other digital media are on time and on brief.

Remuneration:

Market Related / Negotiable

Job Level:

Senior

Type:

Permanent

Location:

Johannesburg

YOUR REQUIREMENTS
  • 5+ years’ WordPress experience and web development experience
  • 5+ years’ experience with WordPress Custom Meta Boxes
  • 5+ years’ experience with WordPress Template Hierarchy
  • Good understanding of responsive web design and a mobile first approach to development
  • Strong portfolio of work
  • Clean coding methods
  • Skillset must include:
    • CSS/CSS3 for front end templating
    • HTML 5
    • PHP
    • MYSQL
    • JQUERY
    • Javascript
    • GIT
    • Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Illustrator
    • SEO and UX understanding
  • eCommerce experience (WooCommerce)
  • Must be able to code own responsive template from PSD
  • Able to manipulate plugins to perform required functions (mentioning examples will
    be beneficial)
  • Experience using child themes and familiar plugins
  • Building new WordPress sites/systems from scratch (including themes and plugins)
  • Ability to work on Macintosh computer
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU
  • A strong visual eye and understanding of design concepts is necessary
  • Expert at developing using WordPress standards
  • Perspective on frontend (and backend) technologies and their impact on the design process
  • Converting custom designs to code for WordPress.
  • Frontend and backend coding
  • Ensuring browser and device compatibility
  • Carrying out maintenance on existing WordPress sites
  • You have experience with modern web programming languages
  • Passionate about learning and continuous improvement
  • Ability to be a team player and grow as the needs of the business grows
  • Up-to-date with technology
  • Solid troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrates leadership qualities
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Advise on optimisation tactics / best practice
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good at pro-actively identify and implement new ideas/solutions
  • Great communication skills
  • Planning, structuring and configuring WordPress systems
  • Developing custom PHP modules, themes and plugins for WordPress
  • Improving the quality and functionality of our existing systems
  • Monitoring and analysing our software under real-world, production conditions
  • Evaluating new technologies for their feasibility and usefulness
  • Collaborating with other development teams and freelancers
  • Continually growing, learning, and sharing as we strive to keep pushing our technical boundaries
  • Manage your own time well and meet deadlines
  • Effectively manages and coaches the more junior members of the WordPress Development team sensitively, positively and pro-actively
BROWNIE POINTS
  • Understanding SEO
  • Understanding of different CMS platforms such as Drupal, Joomla and Umbraco
  • You have an appreciation for testing and automation.
  • LESS / SASS Experience
  • Grunt / Gulp Experience
  • A history of open source software contribution
TERMS OF CONTRACT
  • 9:00 to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The schedule is ‘deadline-driven’ i.e. on occasions when deadlines are tight, work may be required outside these hours
  • 15 working days paid leave per annum
  • Employment will be subject to an initial 3-month trial period whereby performance will be appraised and reviewed
  • You are required to bring your own laptop for the first initial 3-month trial period
If you’ve got what it takes to Join Team Aglet, send us your CV and Porti to

PHP DEVELOPER

We are looking for a motivated PHP developer with strong problem solving skills to join our team. You will be a part of a creative team that is responsible for all aspects of the on-going software development from the initial specification, through to developing, testing and launching.

If you love finding creative solutions to challenging development problems – this is the job for you!

Remuneration:

Market Related / Negotiable

Job Level:

Mid / Senior

Type:

Permanent

Location:

Johannesburg

YOUR REQUIREMENTS
  • 3+ years’ experience
  • Skillset must include:
    • HTML 5
    • PHP
    • MYSQL
    • JQuery
    • Javascript
    • CSS/CSS3 for front end templating
    • Source control (GIT, SVN etc.)
    • SEO and UX understanding
  • Good understanding of responsive web design and a mobile first approach to development
  • Strong portfolio of work
  • Clean coding methods
  • Must be able to code own responsive template from PSD
  • Troubleshoot, test, maintain the core product software & databases
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU
  • A strong visual eye and understanding of design concepts is necessary
  • You have experience with modern web programming languages
  • Passionate about learning and continuous improvement
  • Ability to be a team player and grow as the needs of the business grows
  • Up-to-date with technology
  • Solid troubleshooting skills
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Advise on optimisation tactics / best practice
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good at pro-actively identify and implement new ideas/solutions
  • Great communication skills
  • Improving the quality and functionality of our existing systems
  • Monitoring and analysing our software under real-world, production conditions
  • Evaluating new technologies for their feasibility and usefulness
  • Collaborating with other development teams and freelancers
  • Continually growing, learning, and sharing as we strive to keep pushing our technical boundaries
  • Manage your own time well and meet deadlines
BROWNIE POINTS
  • Project Management
  • Ability to develop custom PHP modules, themes and plugins for WordPress
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Illustrator
  • Understanding SEO
  • Understanding of different CMS platforms such as WordPress, Drupal, Joomla and Umbraco
  • You have an appreciation for testing and automation.
  • Advantageous Competencies:
    • AngularJS
    • LESS / SASS Experience
    • Grunt / Gulp Experience
    • Linux
    • Twitter Bootstrap
    • Jason
    • SOAP/XML
  • Ability to work on Macintosh computer
  • Demonstrates potential leadership qualities
TERMS OF CONTRACT
  • 9:00 to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The schedule is ‘deadline-driven’ i.e. on occasions when deadlines are tight, work may be required outside these hours
  • 15 working days paid leave per annum
  • Employment will be subject to an initial 3-month trial period whereby performance will be appraised and reviewed
  • You are required to bring your own laptop for the first initial 3-month trial period
If you’ve got what it takes to Join Team Aglet, send us your CV and Porti to

DIGITAL DESIGNER

We’re on the lookout for a Designers who want to see their art concepts and designs come to life on the online realm. Candidates need to be trendy but disciplined. We’re looking for no-nonsense, hard-working people with a “can-do” attitude.

Remuneration:

Market Related / Negotiable

Job Level:

Mid / Senior

Type:

Permanent

Location:

Johannesburg

YOUR REQUIREMENTS
  • 2+ years’ or more experience in digital
  • Tertiary Degree / Diploma in Design and multimedia (Essential)
  • Strong portfolio of work
  • Up to date knowledge of current web design trends and techniques
  • Proficient on Apple Mac
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (focusing on Photoshop and
    illustrator) and MS Office
  • Basic HTML and CSS knowledge
  • Understanding of marketing and digital strategy, UI, UX and information architecture
  • Designing with usability/information architecture in mind
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU
  • Great communication skills
  • Must be highly creative and imaginative, and curious about clients’ products or services
  • Passionate about learning and continuous improvement
  • Ability to be a team player and grow as the needs of the business grows
  • Solid troubleshooting skills – good at pro-actively identify and implement new ideas/solutions
  • Respectful towards peers
  • Efficient, detail orientate individual with the ability to perform under pressure
  • Trustworthy and accountable
  • Must be highly self-motivated and well organised
  • Have the ability to see other people’s points of view and take on board feedback
  • Must be able work within strict budgets
  • Must have an eye for detail
  • Have a thorough understanding of photography, typography, print and digital
  • Have an interest in social and cultural trends
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • User interface design for apps, mobile web and responsive web
  • Wireframing and conceptual mock up design
  • Contribute to the design of the methodology and templates and CI’s
  • Creative and conceptual abilities for digital and social campaigns
  • Understanding of designing to enhance the user’s online experience
BROWNIE POINTS
  • HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript
  • jQuery/Bootstrap/AngularJS/JavaScript Frameworks
  • Illustration & animation skills
  • Photography
  • Motion graphics
  • Mobile design experience
  • Experience with CMS systems (eg. WordPress / Drupal) and website support
TERMS OF CONTRACT
  • 9:00 to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The schedule is ‘deadline-driven’ i.e. on occasions when deadlines are tight, work may be required outside these hours
  • 15 working days paid leave per annum
  • Employment will be subject to an initial 3-month trial period whereby performance will be appraised and reviewed
  • You are required to bring your own laptop for the first initial 3-month trial period
If you’ve got what it takes to Join Team Aglet, send us your CV and Porti to

FRONTEND DEVELOPER

We are looking for individuals with the ability to transform the beautiful designs into functional online experiences.

Remuneration:

Market Related / Negotiable

Job Level:

Mid-level / Intermediate

Type:

Permanent

Location:

Johannesburg

YOUR REQUIREMENTS
  • 2+ years’
  • Good understanding of responsive web design and a mobile first approach to development
  • Strong portfolio of work
  • Clean coding methods
  • Skillset must include:
    • CSS/CSS3 for front end templating
    • HTLM/HTML 5
    • JQUERY
    • Javascript
    • GIT (version control)
    • Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Illustrator
    • SEO and UX understanding
  • Strong cross-browser compatibility skills and Performance Tooling
  • Having implemented a number of websites successfully
  • Interpreting graphic visual or interaction designs in HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Creating, editing or modifying templates for a CMS or web development framework.
  • Building web pages that degrade responsively whilst maintaining speed and performance
  • Need to work closely with other developers and designers, and incorporate feedback from them
  • Must be able to code own responsive template from PSD
  • Understanding of Bootstrap
  • Ability to work on Macintosh computer
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU
  • A strong visual eye and understanding of design concepts is necessary
  • Attention to detail
  • Good design eye and skills
  • Ensuring browser and device compatibility
  • Passionate about learning and continuous improvement
  • Ability to be a team player and grow as the needs of the business grows
  • Up-to-date with technology
  • Solid troubleshooting skills
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Advise on optimisation tactics / best practice
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Campaign sites, newsletters, email signatures, maintenance, and support issues
  • Good at pro-actively identify and implement new ideas/solutions
  • Great communication skills
  • Improving the quality and functionality of our existing systems
  • Evaluating new technologies for their feasibility and usefulness
  • Collaborating with other development teams and freelancers
  • Continually growing, learning, and sharing as we strive to keep pushing our technical boundaries
  • Manage your own time well and meet deadlines
BROWNIE POINTS
  • UI / UX Design skills advantageous
  • Understanding SEO
  • Understanding of different CMS platforms such as Drupal, Joomla and Umbraco
  • You have an appreciation for testing and automation.
  • LESS / SASS Experience
  • Grunt / Gulp Experience
  • C#.NET
  • AngularJS
  • JSON
  • Native Android, iOS, Window8 Applications
  • Have an understanding of development in SQL/ASP.NET
  • An understanding of mobile devices and how to design / develop for them
TERMS OF CONTRACT
  • 9:00 to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The schedule is ‘deadline-driven’ i.e. on occasions when deadlines are tight, work may be required outside these hours
  • 15 working days paid leave per annum
  • Employment will be subject to an initial 3-month trial period whereby performance will be appraised and reviewed
  • You are required to bring your own laptop for the first initial 3-month trial period
If you’ve got what it takes to Join Team Aglet, send us your CV and Porti to

ACCOUNT MANAGER

We have an exciting opportunity for an account manager with a passion and ability to think about digital in the context of a brand or campaign strategy. The role will require the chosen account manager to provide consistently excellent customer service and build relationships that will encourage new and repeat business opportunities.

As the ‘face of the company’ the account manager must have superior communication skills. The ideal candidate will be an innovative, creative, independent thinker who adds value to our rapidly growing team.

Remuneration:

Market Related / Negotiable

Job Level:

Mid – Senior

Type:

Permanent

Location:

Johannesburg

YOUR REQUIREMENTS
  • 2+ years’ digital agency experience
  • Post graduate degree or National Diploma i.e. communication, marketing or other related Business Sciences
  • Full Driving License (This position is based in and around Johannesburg)
  • Account management experience
  • Customer service/liaison experience
  • Marketing knowledge and experience
  • Financial and budget control ability
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU
  • The ability to communicate technical problems to non-technical people
  • Outstanding people management skills
  • Self-management skills – the ability to carry out responsibilities with minimal direction
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Committed team worker
  • Ability to manage expectations
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong service orientation
  • Demonstrates potential leadership qualities
  • Builds strong and enduring relationships with clients, professionally and socially
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manage and maintain a portfolio of relationships with existing clients
  • Act as client’s first point of contact on all main strategic, creative and resource issues
  • Advise on optimisation tactics / best practice.
  • Managing projects from beginning to end with support where appropriate
  • Responsible for the smooth running of the account – operationally, creatively and financially – and is answerable on these points to the client and to the Business Director
  • Be responsible for all client communications, conflict resolution, and compliance on client deliverables and revenue.
  • Responsible for financial management and budget control of projects
  • Reporting to the client on account activity / performance
  • Organise regular internal status meetings and external client meetings
  • Record all client meetings in accurate contact reports, distributed within 24 hours
  • Understand company capabilities and services, and effectively communicate all offerings to the client.
  • Review status of all jobs on a weekly basis (or daily basis where applicable)
  • Attend and present at external customer meetings and internal meetings.
  • Responsible for ensuring work is produced on time and within budget
  • Assists other departments with forward planning on future projects
  • Tries to foresee any client issues/questions or internal resourcing issues before they arise
  • Ensures that timesheets are always up to date and given to accounts timeously
  • Contribute to the writing of Business Plans for the account
  • Maximising the account’s billings and/or income and for seeking out additional income opportunities
BROWNIE POINTS
  • Ability to work on Macintosh computer
  • An active sense of humour
  • Experience in management of web marketing campaigns
TERMS OF CONTRACT
  • 9:00 to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The schedule is ‘deadline-driven’ i.e. on occasions when deadlines are tight, work may be required outside these hours
  • 15 working days paid leave per annum
  • Employment will be subject to an initial 3-month trial period whereby performance will be appraised and reviewed
  • You are required to bring your own laptop for the first initial 3-month trial period
If you’ve got what it takes to Join Team Aglet, send us your CV and Porti to

DIGITAL STRATEGISTS

Our company is looking for an experienced Digital Strategisits who will be a creative and independent thinker who adds value to our rapidly growing team. Candidates need to have a passion for digital channels from web to social within the context of fully integrated strategies.

Remuneration:

Market Related / Negotiable

Job Level:

Mid – Senior

Type:

Permanent

Location:

Johannesburg

YOUR REQUIREMENTS
  • 2+ years’ or more of relevant work experience
  • Tertiary Degree / Diploma in relevant field
  • Strong portfolio of work
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills, and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of noteworthy brand strategies
  • Up to date knowledge of current web design trends and techniques
  • Understanding of marketing and digital strategy, UI, UX and information architecture
  • Experience with digital and social budgets and managing these effectively throughout a campaign, including media.
  • Experience in analyzing Google analytics, Facebook insights and other metrics platforms such as Socialbakers, Hootsuite, ORM platforms.
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOU
  • Great communication skills
  • Passionate about learning and continuous improvement
  • Ability to be a team player and grow as the needs of the business grows
  • Solid troubleshooting skills – good at pro-actively identify and implement new ideas/solutions
  • Be inspirational and be prepared to be both the teacher and the student
  • Innovative and strategic – think outside of your role
  • Respectful towards peers
  • Efficient, detail orientate individual with the ability to perform under pressure
  • Analytically minded with a flair for creative problem solving
  • Trustworthy and accountable
YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Collaborating with other development teams and freelancers
  • Continually growing, learning, and sharing as we strive to keep pushing our technical boundaries
  • Conceptualise groundbreaking digital campaign ideas while maintaining the logic needed to implement these practically
  • Strategize ways to improve and track site performance
  • Compile and present reports
BROWNIE POINTS
  • Experience with CMS systems (eg. WordPress / Drupal) and website support
  • Ability to work on Macintosh computer
  • Social media / ORM / Community management experience
  • Content marketing experience
  • Digital media experience
  • Mobile marketing experience
  • Mobile platform / app experience
  • Research and statistics skills
  • UX, UI and user-journey
TERMS OF CONTRACT
  • 9:00 to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The schedule is ‘deadline-driven’ i.e. on occasions when deadlines are tight, work may be required outside these hours
  • 15 working days paid leave per annum
  • Employment will be subject to an initial 3-month trial period whereby performance will be appraised and reviewed
  • You are required to bring your own laptop for the first initial 3-month trial period
If you’ve got what it takes to Join Team Aglet, send us your CV and Porti to