PHP Developer - Bluetree Group

Bluetree Group
From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Starting salary of £18000 to £24000 dependant on experience

·Bupa Healthcare after three months service

·Casual dress code

·Free onsite parking

·6 weeks holidays (option to take a further 1 week’s holiday unpaid after 2 years’ service)

·Open plan office environment

·Unrivalled opportunities for progression

Your role

We are looking for a PHP Developer who is dedicated to the craft, writes code that they are proud of and can hit the ground running. Our Developers write beautiful, fast PHP to a high standard, in a timely and scalable way that improves the code-base of our products in meaningful ways.

You will be a part of a full-stack systems development team that is responsible for all aspects of the ongoing software development.


·Write “clean”, well-designed code

·Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimisation and functionality

·Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle

·Follow best practices

·Develop and deploy new features to facilitate related procedures and tools if necessary


·Software development experience in PHP

·Understanding of PHP development frameworks such as CodeIgniter or similar

·Demonstrable knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX etc

·Good knowledge of relational databases, version control tools and of developing web services

·Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas


·A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

·Experience in common third-party APIs (i.e. Google)

·Experience with MVC and MVVM (Angular/React or similar)

·Knowledge of Agile software development

·Use of Jira & Confluence or similar

The company
Bluetree is an established yet rapidly expanding retailer and manufacturer of Print. Operating through many brands, we target all sectors of the market; from small & micro businesses to the largest FTSE 100 Companies. The team is located just 10 minutes from junction 36 of the M1 near Wath Upon Dearne in South Yorkshire. The starting salary for this role is competitive with unrivalled opportunities for progression and personal development for the right candidate.

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