PHP Developer - St Helens - £25,000 - £40,000 (BBBH1367) St. Helens, England

Salary: GBP27000 - GBP40000 per annum + Part Remote, Flexible Working Hours



You’ll join our development team and make an essential contribution to our key projects. Working closely with our team of Designers, Developers, and Project Managers, you’ll use your experience and expertise to create complex and dynamic business systems.


  • Support the Digital team by creating dynamic web-based systems using PHP and the Laravel framework
  • Craft digital solutions from technical specifications and client briefs
  • Collaborate with the Development team and provide feedback through peer-to-peer code reviews
  • Provide consultancy and innovative solutions to briefs
  • Have your finger on the pulse and be aware of new technologies and concepts that will benefit the department
  • Use your experience and knowledge to guide and develop best practice, and improve efficiency and quality


  • Writing clean and maintainable PHP, with a focus on performance.
  • MVC frameworks, such as Laravel
  • Building complex SQL and designing databases
  • Planning new features and systems
  • Git, or an equivalent version control system


  • Test Driven Development
  • Integrating APIs
  • Integrating LDAP and SAML
  • JavaScript frameworks, such as Vue.js, jQuery and React
  • CSS pre-processors such as SASS


  • Passionate about creating cool digital things
  • Can work well in a team
  • Willingness to learn new skills and develop professionally to help further the team
  • Positive attitude towards challenging situations and multi-tasking
  • Good time management skills involving the ability to estimate accurately the time required to complete digital projects
  • Attention to detail and pride in your work
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work and communicate with and translate digital solutions to non-IT personnel
  • Must be committed to making ‘anything possible’ with a ‘can do’ attitude


  • Able to travel throughout the UK and overseas
  • Driving licence

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £27,000.00 to £40,000.00 /year