Lead PHP Developer

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    £55000 - £75000 per annum + Company Benefits

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    Tom McParland

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    about 1 month ago

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    Tom McParland

Lead PHP Developer

- Working Full time remote

- Permanent Opportunity

- Paying Between £55,000 - £75,000 per annum DOE

- Start ASAP


You'll work closely with a Product Manager through the full SDLC, helping to evaluate, plan, build and deliver great features through the Agile methodology.

You'll inspire your team of 3 developers to deliver high quality product iterations each sprint, and work with them to estimate and plan upcoming work.

You'll report directly to the Head of Engineering & provide feedback to help adapt and enhance our processes

Person Specification

  • Track record delivering beautiful, scalable web apps through the LAMP stack, using an MVC framework like CodeIgniter or Lumen.

  • Previous experience as a Lead developer, ability to motivate and drive a team towards its goals.

  • Strong understanding of the Agile methodology.

  • A drive to deliver robust code through TDD/BDD.

  • Knowledge of database technologies (SQL & NoSQL), and knows how best to use them.

  • Good understanding of design patterns and methodologies like MVC & SOLID

  • Strong version control skills

Nice to have

  • An understanding or experience within an e-learning context

  • Background or experience within product companies

  • Infrastructure/dev-ops skills, or CI/CD/Jenkins are a big bonus.