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PHP Developer (Full-Stack)

Salary: £20,000 to £27,000 + BenefitsStart date: To Start ASAPLocation: DerbyContract type: Permanent

Job description

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Full-Stack PHP developer to join a growing software development team.


You will work primarily on implementing and maintaining back-end functionality within new and existing websites and web applications. You will also be required to work on front-end projects occasionally, depending on workloads and deadlines. It is imperative that you have excellent PHP knowledge as well as the following:




  • University degree in Software Development or a similar technical profile
  • Minimum of 1-year commercial experience
  • PHP 5.6 / PHP 7
  • MySQL 5.6
  • JavaScript
  • Clear understanding of HTTP, DNS, Git, SSL
  • Basic understanding of web servers (LAMP)
  • Work as part of a team but also independently
  • Attention to detail and able to work to deadlines
  • Time keeping skills 




  • Craft CMS / ExpressionEngine / Magento 2
  • Gulp / Bower / NPM
  • JIRA / BitBucket
  • Symfony / Zend / Laravel / Yii
  • PHPUnit / Behat
  • Amazon AWS services: EC2 / S3 / Lambda
  • Design patterns 




You will be responsible for scoping, estimating, developing and testing websites and web-based software. You will be heavily involved in all stages of the software development lifecycle - from the initial planning stages to implementation and maintenance. You will be required to follow best development practices with regards to writing, testing and documenting your code. You will report directly to the Web Development Manager, but you will be required to work closely with the project management, design, development and sales teams on a day-to-day basis. 




This is a great opportunity to work for an established company that has an excellent reputation for producing high-standard work and pushing the boundaries of their industry. Based in Derby, they can offer the opportunity to develop your career in a company that is expanding and growing. In return for your skills and commitment, they offer an excellent salary package and the opportunity to make a difference within an exciting team.


Please contact the Cordius Team to hear more - 01332 287766.


Vacancy Ref: 761

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