Senior PHP Developer

Major Players
London, City of London
£42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
29 Mar 2018
28 Apr 2018
Harry Maguire
Business Type
Senior Executive
Contract Type

Senior PHP Developer - Communications Agency - £42,000 - £48,000 + benefits

Senior PHP Developer - The Client

My client is a fast paced and ambitious agency working with charities, NGOs, think tanks and research organisations to make sure their messages reach the right audiences.
They started out as a print design agency in 2008 but digital is the next biggest - and fastest growing part of the business.

Senior PHP Developer - Your role

They're looking for someone with demon coding skills who can take the web business to the next level - helping to solve knotty problems, mentor more junior colleagues, research and develop new products, and make sure they stay on the technical cutting edge.

Their developers work hand-in-glove with our designers, project managers and creative directors to deliver distinctive, user-focused and performant digital outputs.

Senior PHP Developer - Your responsibilities

* Working with our other senior web developer to manage and lead our in-house development team (currently comprising four other developers).
* Applying your expertise to deliver new or improved technical solutions that meet the needs of clients and their target audiences
* Website development using a variety of CMS's (Wordpress, Bolt CMS, Drupal) and frameworks (CakePHP, Symfony, MVC).
* Extension/plugin development to deliver bespoke functionality.
* Combining your efforts with those of colleagues from across the agency to ensure that the digital projects are delivered on time, on budget and to very high standard.
* Conducting code reviews with team members to evaluate code against their internal style guides as well as external best practices, and performance and security standards.

Senior PHP Developer - Your Skills

You should be highly adept in the use of PHP (5.6 and >7.0), JS (ES5/6 - we use Gulp + Babel), HTML5 and CSS3, with extensive experience of building websites using open-source content management systems.


* OOP PHP 5.6 - 7+
* MVC experience
* Wordpress
* Javascript
* Version control (Git)
* Experience consuming APIs

Bonus points for experience:

* Drupal
* Bolt CMS (Symfony and Silex based CMS)
* CakePHP
* Twig
* Gulp
* Composer

You'll be joining a fast paced and creative environment with a genuine drive to make a difference. Alongside flexible working hours and a great salary and package, you'll be part of a social team that provides endless opportunities for personal growth.

If this is the role for you then APPLY NOW!!

We have a range of Tech and Development roles on at the moment from £20,000 - £130,000

For further assurance, please review my profile on LinkedIn and connect with me; Search for "HARRY MAGUIRE". To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Harry Maguire| DD: 020 78 45 72 66- Please notes all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly

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