Senior Web (PHP) Developer – Northamptonshire

A Northamptonshire based Digital Agency is looking for a permanent Senior Web (PHP) Developer to join an existing team.  The role is a blend of technical skill, collaborative communication, and problem-solving and the ideal candidate will live and breathe programming with a strong interest in new technologies, advancements, and what happens next.  This position will work closely with the Digital Services Manager and be expected to deputise in their absence and the candidate needs to be an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual who will bring passion, drive, and positivity to the team.

Work on a range of client projects you will need:

  • At least 5 years of commercial Web Development experience
  • PHP (knowledge of Laravel or similar MVC framework is essential)
  • JavaScript (jQuery / GSAP would be ideal)
  • ES6 JavaScript: Especially React / React Native
  • GIT version control via GUI or terminal
  • SQL / good knowledge of relational databases, especially MySQL
  • HTML / CSS (less/sass, a good awareness of standards
  • An understanding of API architecture, including REST / SOAP will be an advantage
  • A solid understanding of SEO principals
  • Experience using Adobe creative suite (extracting assets from supplied creative files)

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Working with the team to deliver digital projects to a high standard – this could include corporate websites using an established CMS, or development of bespoke-built platforms
  • Communicating with and meeting clients at all stages of a project to deliver on their goals
  • Play a pivotal role in project planning, specification, and costing
  • Server Maintenance via Terminal and web hosting GUI
  • ExpressionEngine / WordPress integrations
  • Assisting with maintaining office IT equipment (NAS / Servers / Network devices

For further details please call Woodlands Recruitment Solutions 01604 864441 or email

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