PHP Website Developer - Lead Web Developer

Cordant Technical and Engineering
11 Feb 2017
11 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PHP Website Developer - Sale, Manchester - £25-30K - 40 Hour working week

This opportunity represents an exciting opportunity to work for a rapidly expanding organisation offering a wide range of professional financial services, debt resolution and personal insolvency solutions for customers UK wide.

You will be the 'go to' person for all consumer facing web development and front end user experience related aspects to ensure that we provide robust, well maintained assets, tools and collateral for users, stakeholders, new and existing customers

Key Responsibilities

Development of user facing applications and pages to create an optimum experience
Innovation and research - new methods and technical advancements for existing or new assets, products and service
Advising on the best ways to deliver projects, customer and colleague solutions
Building or maintaining robust and secure systems and databases
Test of code and user journey
Bridging the gap with IT to create a seamless web solution
Assisting in the advancement, running and maintenance of the intranet
Weekly activity report, project management, contribution to Board report and production of accurate M.I.

Risk and Compliance

Ensure that any development and web collateral does not put customers, colleagues or the Group at risk.
Ability to identify and assess the adequacy of control frameworks and make appropriate recommendations.
Operate in accordance with the relevant legal, regulatory frameworks and Information Commissioners Office as well as internal Compliance jurisdiction.
Risk assessment and absence of litigation.


Advanced front end development
LAMP & LEMP stack development, configuration and maintenance.
Innovation and insights in to new tools, technologies and best practices
Help maximise resources, investment and results
Experienced in integrating APIs and plug ins
Documentation of development lifecycle
Leadership of standards and guidelines
Enforcing testing and quality assurance
Able to persuade and communicate effectively
Driven and able to work independently within a team
A passion for the user experience

Experience with as many of the following as possible is desirable:

PHP 5.6+
SQL / MySQL / MariaDB
JavaScript, jQuery and Ajax.
Linux Server Management & CLI
Git Version Control

PHP MVC Frameworks
NoSQL Document Store Databases

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.