PHP Software Developer

Dargue Associates
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are delighted to be recruiting the position for a PHP Software Developer for an expanding growth and capital venture organisation based in Newton Aycliffe.

With offices in the North East and London my client identifies and supports investment opportunities that have the potential to make a positive difference to society, the environment and investors portfolios. As as a PHP Software Developer you will be based in Newton Aycliffe and will play an integral part of the development team.

My client is designing and developing an ambitious investment technology platform and you will have the opportunity to be a part of a company leading in their market.

This business has ambitious plans, which will see the business develop in size and in offering. As a PHP Software Developer, you will be integral to the company's technology offering and will be heavily involved in all technical and development process plans.


  • A minimum of 3 years experience developing code

  • The candidate should be well versed in object-oriented PHP

  • Experience of using PHP/MVC frameworks such as Laravel and Fuel PHP

  • MySQL - Set up and use of databases and the ability to write efficient queries.

  • HTML5 & CSS3 - In depth knowledge of HTML and CSS, cross browser compatibility and building responsive software

  • JavaScript - The use of JavaScript (usually jQuery) to enhance experience.

  • Version control - The use of Git to manage source code changes.

  • Providing technical input for detailed written proposals.


  • Experience of integrating and using REST APIs

  • Systems admin knowledge (Linux based)

The successful candidate will have the following experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years development within a PHP development function.

  • A highly organised and dedicated player who has the ability communicate effectively with people at all levels internally and externally.


  • Market leading salary

  • Competitive holiday scheme

  • Matched pension scheme

  • Free onsite parking

  • Flexible working arrangements, including home working

This PHP Software Developer position is the start of a business expanding rapidly in the North East, this a great opportunity for an experienced developer who is looking to develop cutting edge technology and looking for career opportunities as well as an excellent base salary including exceptional benefits.

To find out further information - please contact Jordan Dargue - Dargue Associates the Talent and Business Growth Experts.