03 Aug, 2022

IT Web Developer and Support

  • Advantage IT
  • Port Macquarie NSW, Australia
Full time Information & Commmunication Technology

Job Description

Advantage IT is a successful, expanding, mid-tier IT services company with headquarters in the beautiful coastal town of Port Macquarie, NSW. Our clients are located throughout regional NSW, Sydney and interstate. It is our passion to build partnerships with our clients and contribute to the success of their business by providing the right products, structures and support. 

With the success of our business, our clients businesses and expanding client partnerships, we are growing and seeking a passionate customer focused individual with prior Web Development knowledge and experience to join our dedicated team. 

You will be responsible for the following: 


  • Purchase, update, transfer renew client domain names 

  • Liaise with accounts regarding renewals / purchases etc 

  • Monitor domain name auto renewals to make sure they do occur and not expire 

  • Setup, maintain, update DNS records for client domains 

  • Recover domains for clients. 

Web Hosting 

  • Create, maintain, monitor, update all aspects of cPanel accounts on production VPS 

  • Monitor server performance and fix when required 

  • Monitor server security and fix when required 

  • Monitor, maintain, create server backups at account and file level 

  • Monitor, maintain, update secondary DNS Nameserver (cpanel DNS only version) on Azure vps 

  • Monitor, maintain, update development server on Azure vps including backup 

  • Monitor, maintain, update local backup server including backup 

  • Setup development sites on development server for website development / staging 

  • Deploy development websites to production vps server when 'go live' 

  • Setup all ancillary services: google analytics, google search, recaptcha. google maps. 

  • Maintain & Mange SSL certificates 



  • Monitor and ensure any Wordpress plugins / themes are updated in a timely manner 

  • Monitor for any unusual activity and fix when required 

  • Develop plugins and modify themes to designer / client specifications 

  • Maintain source and version control of developed code (bitbucket) 

  • Research plugins, code etc. for any website development requirements 

  • Monitor website up time 

  • Monitor and fix any website performance issues 


  • Deliver exceptional service to all clients via phone and email and at times answer the Help Desk overflow phone enquiries 

  • Maintaining and updating documentation related to Client Details and Knowledgebase articles.  


To be successful in this role, you will possess: 

  • Demonstrated education/training in a Web Development discipline 

  • 5+ years in a similar Web development role 

  • Experience programming in CSS/PHP/Javascript 

  • Experience with AWS, Azure, Wordpress and Bitbucket 

  • Experience in translating client ecommerce needs into Website functionality 

  • A high understanding of SEO including Google analytics. 

  • Diligence in understanding and maintaining Website security 

  • Demonstrated ability to manage interactions with customers by phone, email and in person using proficient interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills 

  • Strong problem solving skills and troubleshooting abilities 

  • Pride in being trustworthy, reliable and professional 

  • A strong sense of teamwork, integrity, self-motivation, positive attitude, and initiative. 


If you're seeking a challenging environment, focused on excelling as an individual and working in a vibrant team then this could be the role for you! 

To apply please send a covering letter and your full resume to opportunity@advantageit.com.au  

Applications close COB 12th August 2022.  

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