Senior PHP Developer (Full Stack)

Bristol DT
£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Full Stack PHP Developer job, Bristol, to £45k + bens, develop & maintain core digital products

PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Wordpress, Drupal, Composer, PSR, RESTful API, Source Control, Git, BDD, TDD, OOP, OOD, Design Patterns, Kanban, Agile, Scrum, problem solving, migration, debugging, developer, front end, full stack

Your new company
An exciting job opportunity for a highly experienced, creative and passionate Full Stack PHP Developer to join a market leading business in Bristol on a permanent basis. The organisation has experienced huge growth and is continuing to invest in, expand and develop their digital presence and product ranges. They have an impressive core range of well-known brands. The job offers excellent scope to make your mark as a Senior Developer and liaising closely with senior leadership as part of their Product Engineering team and for your longer term progression, training and professional development.

Your new role
You will be part of a driven, hands on and talented Product Engineering team, leading a small team of developers. You'll lead on developing and maintaining a range of key projects for the business. You'll be focused on enhancing and improving existing software products, as well as developing new products, to enable the business to keep growing. You will work within Kanban Agile methodology supporting the business in maintaining their lead in a highly competitive and fast paced market, and providing the best possible products in collaboration with the wider engineering and development team, and other areas of the business, ensuring a focus on high quality results.

What you'll need to succeed
You'll have proven, hands on experience as a Senior PHP Developer across the full stack, ideally using PHP5 and MySQL. Understanding of Front End / web platforms and languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript is key. Also knowledge of design patterns, caching, database migration, debugging, coding standards, version control conventions and of working in a Kanban or Agile Scrum environment would be an advantage. You must be passionate and driven about design, a natural problem solver, with a user focused approach, taking pride in your craft. Your attention to detail is second to none, and you're confident working across the full stack and development lifecycle. You are adaptable and flexible, keen to learn, happy to work with new or unfamiliar technology. You will be an excellent communicator, able to work in a fast paced environment and working collaboratively with the wider business as well as providing support and guidance for the development team.

What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity for you to continue to grow in a senior role as a Full Stack PHP Developer. You'll be able to use your existing knowledge and skills, whilst also learning from the team around you, and be able to support and mentor others as required. You will be working in a friendly and sociable team, with a really good work/life balance (35 hour working week). The job has great benefits including 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays, up to 5% matched contributions pension, life assurance, plus additional options such as childcare vouchers scheme, cycle to work scheme, local shopping discounts as well as training and career advancement in a hugely successful and growing business

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