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Full-Stack PHP Developer

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + BenefitsStart date: To Start ASAPLocation: LeicesterContract type: Permanent

Job description

A great opportunity for a Full-Stack Developer to join our client based in Leicester. As a key part of a small yet talented team of developers, you will work in a fast-paced digital agency environment, working on a diverse range of projects from e-commerce sites for international brands to interactive apps for corporate giants.


You will have a wide range of intrinsic development skills from server-side development using PHP & JavaScript (NodeJS) to Front-End development. You will use your in-depth knowledge of industry standard frameworks, libraries and tools to improve your efficiency and meet deadlines. You will also be well versed in deploying applications as well as administering development and production environments, and performing maintenance/optimisation to ensure your applications are lightning fast, secure and have an impeccable uptime record.


You will have involvement in the scoping and sizing of solutions for clients, specifically providing technical support and helping to devise solutions to problems working closely with the Head of Technical Delivery and the Head of UX. Together you will ensure solutions are fit for purpose and take into consideration the latest technology, trends and best practices.


Experience of working in a fast-paced development team and experience with most or all of the technologies below are highly desirable, but we are open to candidates with experience with various technologies.


  • PHP 7+ (object oriented)
  • WordPress – Custom Theme, Plugin & API integrations
  • Laravel/Illuminate/Symfony (or other modern PHP MVC framework)
  • GIT (terminal)
  • Composer, Yarn/NPM
  • REST & SOAP API integrations
  • Server-Side NodeJS applications & PM2
  • ES6 JS, VueJS/REACT/Angular2
  • WebPack/Browserify, Gulp/Grunt
  • HTML5 (Foundation/Bootstrap), CSS3, SCSS (BEM)
  • Configuring & optimising NGINX, Apache, PHP-FPM & MySQL (terminal)
  • cPanel/WHM/CloudLinux
  • Digital Ocean/AWS (EC2, RDS, S3, Cloudfront)/Azure
  • Vagrant/Homestead
  • Phonegap/Apache Cordova and building with Xcode/Android Studio
  • Experience working with assets created using popular Adobe Creative Suite applications such as Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, AfterEffects & XD


Package: Circa £35k-£45k (depending on experience) + Bonus + Excellent Benefits!


Location: Leicester City Centre


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

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