Senior PHP Software Engineer

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    IT Recruitment, Software Developer Jobs, PHP Developer Jobs

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £550000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Liam Meikle

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 394 2195

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Location: Stockport

Salary of Software Engineer: £40,000 - £55,000

Due to continued growth a UK industry leading company are looking for a Senior PHP Software Engineer to join their team. The successful Senior PHP Software Engineer will be working predominantly using back end OOP PHP and MySQL. The company are looking for someone with Laravel, Git and strong MySQL as the prerequisites, with back end Magento experience (not just templating) as a nice to have. The front end work is largely framework based, making this quite a back end heavy position better suited to someone who prefers writing PHP and SQL. The option of remote working is provided once the probation period is passed.


Essential skills and experience

  • Understanding and experience of OOP PHP, CSS, HTML and JavaScript
  • Strong MySQL skills
  • Strong MVC skills, including experience with frameworks 
  • Strong skills in the use of Git for version control

Desirable skills and experience

  • Experience of Laravel and/or Symfony
  • Recent Magento 1 experience
  • Experience of front-end frameworks such as Bootstrap or Foundation
  • Experience with Sass/Less


  • Health cover and death-in-service benefits, after a qualifying period
  • Monthly colleague recognition scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Fresh fruit delivered to the office every Monday for staff
  • Unlimited free hot drinks
  • Pool and table tennis tables for ultimate lunch time relaxation

The company have been extremely successful in previous years, providing stability within the role. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to further their career with a company that value their employees. If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this role as a Senior PHP Software Engineer then click to apply and you will be contacted to discuss the role further.