Senior Software Engineer

  • Location

    Stockport, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    IT Recruitment

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Peter Mairs

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Senior Software Engineer

Location: Stockport

Due to continued growth an industry leading company are looking to recruit a Senior Software Engineer to join their team. The successful applicant will be working on the maintenance and optimisation of the existing Magento 1 platform (Magento 1.9) and will need several years of development experience in both the front and back end.

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.

Essential skills and experience

  • Understanding and experience of OOP PHP, CSS, HTML and JavaScript
  • Extremely strong MySQL skills
  • Strong MVC skills, including experience with frameworks
  • Strong skills in the use of Git for version control
  • Recent Magento 1 experience

Desirable skills and experience

  • Experience of Laravel and/or Symfony
  • 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

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to further their career with a company that value their employees. If you believe you are the Senior Software Engineer this client have been waiting for then apply accordingly and you will be contacted to discuss the role in more depth.

Alternatively, for more info call 0161 2600626 or email Any information discussed will remain confidential.