Lead PHP Developer - Fully Remote - £60,000 - £70,000 - PHP, CodeIgniter / Laravel / Lumen, React, Microservices
A great opportunity to work with (officially) one of the UK's Best Workplaces has arisen. These guys have been a top client of mine this year as they've gone through a tremendous period of growth & it appears as if they're not finished.
They're looking for their next Lead PHP Developer to join their team & oversee 3 Engineers within your unit, working alongside other units & departments. The role will be Engineering & Agile focused, consisting of some legacy work with CodeIgniter & jQuery but predominantly working on new microservices with Laravel / Lumen & some React work.
They are a SaaS business within the E-Learning sector with their own platform that helps big employers drive down the cost of business-critical training. Lead PHP Developer Core Requirements:
Nice to haves
- Proven experience in delivering scalable web apps through the LAMP stack, using an MVC framework like CodeIgniter or Lumen
- Ideally, previous experience as a Lead developer with the ability to motivate and drive a team towards its goals.
- Strong experience of the Agile methodology.
- A drive to deliver robust code through TDD/BDD.
- Knowledge of database technologies (SQL & NoSQL)
- Good understanding of MVC & SOLID
- An e-learning background / experience
- Infrastructure/dev-ops skills, or CI/CD/Jenkins are a big bonus.
These guys are pro-development & encourage personal growth, they will support your development and career progression in ways that work for you - including career plans, pro-active development work and a dedicated monthly learning day. Benefits:
- Flexible working and a healthy work/life balance
- 25 days holiday (increasing to 30) + Bank Holidays
- Inclusion in the company wide bonus scheme
- Dedicated learning time
- Opportunities for staff to give back to non-profit activities or charities that support the wider community
If this sounds like an opportunity you'd want to apply for, please apply with an up-to-date CV & I will be in touch ASAP