Senior Web Developer – PHP / MySQL

Senior Web Developer – PHP / MySQL

Salary £30,000 - £40,000 (negotiable for the right person) plus benefits

Location Hull, Yorkshire

We are currently recruiting for a number of Web Developers to join our expanding team – following on from year on year growth in both our web demand and capability and a number of consecutive years of strong financial performance we need to bolster our team with at least 2 PHP Developers ASAP.

For our Senior Developer role, you should have at least 4 years’ worth of solid Web Development experience and you will have an excellent working knowledge of PHP, MySQL, HTML, XML, CSS and JavaScript, with a clear understanding of responsive design, web security and source control. You will also have experience working with databases, and any payment gateway / third-party APIs experience will be beneficial.

Along with plenty of on the job and external training there is a clearly defined progression path for your career.

Duties will include:

  • Lead the team of developers encouraging shared knowledge and best practices. (More from a project point of view than direct ‘people management’ – unless this is a direction you would like your career to take.)
  • Advanced knowledge of Frameworks and ability to create custom software to requirements.
  • Can recommend best strategy for custom build.
  • Can suggest and implement new technology strategy.
  • Further development of our CMS boiler plate and internal workflow solutions.
  • Instrumental in training other staff members.
  • Checking on developer’s progress through key stages of all projects.
  • Keeping abreast of industry standards and technologies making sure we always progressing forward.
  • To attend client meetings with the sole purpose of obtaining an accurate technical brief.
  • Able to write full technical briefs for client sign off // Provide assistance with pricing.
  • Innovate ideas in the company’s pursuit of fee-based subscription projects.
  • Drive forward the company’s pursuit of the best ecommerce solution for our clients.
  • Build fully responsive, semantic and browser tested websites and applications.
  • Develop, amend and test own work across custom, large and small projects.
  • Work within timeframes and manage own time.

Technical Skills

Knowledge of the following technologies and languages:

  • PHP Frameworks (Laravel, CodeIgniter)
  • HTML5 / CSS3, SASS
  • JavaScript (jQuery, Vue, React Native)
  • XML & JSON
  • CMS experience (Anything from Craft to WordPress)
  • MySQL
  • GitHub

Beneficial, although not required would be experience with:

  • Linux, Nginx Configuration

Soft Skills

  • Lead the team of developers encouraging shared knowledge and best practice.
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently as part of a core team of developers.
  • Work effectively as part as a team or as an individual.
  • Be an excellent communicator within the team and within the rest of the business.
  • Effective time management.

Salary: £30,000 – £40,000 (negotiable for the right person) plus benefits
How to Apply

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