Senior Developer

  • fulltime
  • Doncaster, DN
  • GBP 30000.0 to 50000.0 Annum

Our Client is seeking an experienced PHP Developer to join their well-established development team during an exciting period of system rebuild and enhancements.

Technical Requirements:

  • PHP
  • Laravel
  • JavaScript

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop cutting-edge applications using PHP 7, MySQL, and other technologies, as well as integrating with APIs
  • Propose new functionality and methods to enhance the overall customer and staff experience
  • Maintain existing codebase, including troubleshooting, bug fixing, and adding new features
  • Mentor and support junior team members

Desired Skills and Qualities:

  • Professionalism and strong communication skills
  • Ability to work towards targets and deadlines
  • Understanding of unit testing principles
  • Experience with RESTful / SOAP API creation
  • Familiarity with Vagrant or Docker
  • Expertise in PHP 7.x, Vanilla JavaScript, and PHP frameworks (preferably Laravel 5.x – 6.x)
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as Angular, React, or Vue (preferred)
  • Solid understanding of web application development, from user interface to relational database structures
  • Strong organisational skills to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously
  • Proficient with code versioning tools, such as Git

Job details & benefits:

  • Competitive salary, dependent on experience and ability
  • Full-time, permanent position (37.5 hours/week) with opportunities for paid overtime and flexi-time
  • Annual leave: 20 days plus bank holidays, increasing by 1 day after 2 years of service (up to 25 days)
  • Free on-site parking and subsidised staff canteen
  • Possible additional benefits based on tenure: free breakdown cover, health insurance, travel insurance, and car allowance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities and paid online training courses
  • Workplace pension contributions, monthly lottery scheme (jackpot up to £1500), and Star and Team of the Month nominations
  • Fun and inclusive charity events throughout the year
  • Friendly office dog
  • Free access to an on-site gym, including 1-2-1 sessions with qualified personal trainers, and discounted access to an on-site sports massage therapist and physiotherapist

Basic pay ranging from £30,000 - £50,000 per annum dependant on experience.