This is an excellent opportunity for a Backend Developer with expertise in PHP to join one of the fastest-growing Digital Agencies in Northampton as they look to expand their Web Development team.
Working alongside their Design and Frontend development team, you will be responsible for overseeing Junior Backend Developers and playing a role in the architectural direction of projects, taking requirements from clients. Therefore, confidence and leadership qualities are a big plus.
Typically, the day-to-day work will include backend programming for CMS websites (HubSpot, WordPress or Magento) as well as large system builds and web tool development, collaborating with the Frontend Development team and DevOps specialists to deliver awesome sites for a portfolio of National brands.
It is essential that you can demonstrate experience coding in PHP commercially, with examples of CMS projects based on WordPress, Magento, HubSpot or similar, in your portfolio. Our client is open on specific frameworks, so it does not matter if your preference is Laravel, Symfony, CodeIgniter or anything else – you can use whichever you are comfortable with as long as it is suitable for the project.
You can very much put your own stamp on this role!
Based on the culture, our client do have a typical agency feel with teams across marketing, sales and development, so it is important that you are a sociable person who enjoys working in a buzzing, fast-paced environment with lots going on!