Full Stack PHP Developer

Up to £50k

Our client is looking for a Full Stack PHP Developer to join their growing technology team. The role is office based in Upminster, Essex.


  • Build new applications and integrations which meet the objectives of the client and business in PHP, Laravel and JavaScript
  • Actively participate in the development of the next iteration of the platform
  • Maintain legacy applications, refactor code, find and fix bugs within your own code and that of your colleagues.
  • Take ownership of projects not only from your own perspective, but understand how your work interacts with the bigger picture
  • Communicate well with customers, the management team and colleagues, interacting in a professional and respectful way
  • Contribute to the debate
  • Consistently be pushing for performance and security considerations and improvement
  • Write technical documentation for project architecture and design considerations
  • Remain informed on development best practices within the industry


  • PHP
  • Laravel, Eloquent and Blade
  • Vue, Alpine or other JS Framework
  • Confident in T-SQL

Experience, must have

  • 2-3 years of PHP back-end development experience
  • 2-3 years of Laravel experience or equivalent MVC framework
  • Understanding of SQL and stored procedures
  • Integration experience in terms of both API and EDI
  • Versioning tools such as GIT
  • Love for code and programming

Experience, nice to have

  • PHP 5.5 and above experience to support legacy applications
  • ETL practices
  • Domo or other analytical tools
  • Postgress, Mongo or other DB technologies
  • Experience of Shopify/Magento or other ecommerce platforms
  • E-fulfilment experience


  • Small team, so adaptability and flexibility are key
  • Able to multi-task and spin many plates simultaneously
  • Able to communicate well and be customer facing
  • Problem-solver, be able to follow the evidence, but know when to stop


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