Full Stack Developers x 3 - Solihull

TSD Specialists Ltd.
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Mid - Senior Full Stack Developers x 3 - PHP/MySQL/Javascript - Solihull - £35,000 - £42,000 + Excellent Benefits

We’re looking for brainy, innovative developers to help build and release cool things faster, better and smarter. You’ll work on web apps, websites and tools for high-profile firms including Apple, MoneySupermarket, Samsung, and Carphone Warehouse.

Based in Solihull near Birmingham, just off the M42, with good bus, train and cycle links.

Extensive Benefits Package:

Regular salary review and progression.

A positive, informal working environment, casual dress code, with lively back-chat, good team spirit and a "family feel".

Employer-contributory pension.

Generous bonus scheme based on share-of-profit.

Childcare voucher scheme.

Flexible working hours.

Budget for books, subscriptions, training and conferences.

Free gym membership

Free smoothies, coffee and tea from our in-office bar.

Pool table and darts board.

Shower, lockers and changing space for cyclists.

Must-have technical skills:

HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript, of course

PHP 7 (and ideally you’ll be handy with other server-side languages too)


Git, and Github and/or Gitlab

Composer / npm

OOP design patterns

Linux command line

Laravel, and/or Symphony 3, CodeIgniter 3, or other PHP MVC frameworks

PSR coding standards

In-depth understanding of web security

At least one of: React / Angular / Backbone / Vue.js

Scrum and/or Kanban agile development frameworks and practices

Nice-to-have skills:

Nginx / apache / Linux administration

Docker / Chef

Webpack / Gulp

Amazon AWS including EC2, S3, RDS, ElasticBeanstalk

Bootstrap / Foundation

cURL / guzzle / web scraping / Phantom.js / Xpath

ElasticSearch / Mongo / other NoSQL databases


Test-driven development

Designing and building awesome user interfaces

Experience working with large datasets

Experience of building highly-scalable web applications

Experience working in price comparison and/or affiliate marketing


The continuous delivery of high-quality software

Embracing the spirit of agile software development

Contribute ideas and direction to the development team

Peer-reviewing your fellow-developers’ work

Communicating clearly and constructively with internal and external clients and stakeholders

Helping to assess candidates for developer roles

If you meet all of the essential criteria, please forward your CV for review.

TSD Specialists Ltd. are an I.T. Recruitment partner acting on behalf of our client.