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PHP Web Developer - Brand Agency

Job Title: PHP Web Developer - Brand Agency
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Industry:
IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-11-11}
Reference: 05897EW1
Contact Name: Emma Whitting
Contact Email: e.whitting@henrynicholas.co.uk
Job Published: October 07, 2019 11:23

Job Description

Our client is one of the most exciting, fast-growing brand & advertising agencies in Bristol. They're an established business, with an impressive portfolio of we-ll loved, consumer brands. This is a fantastic opportunity for a solid PHP Web Developer to become part of an ambitious team with a successful track record in providing high value, award winning products.

We are looking for an exceptional PHP Web Developer to join a team producing cutting-edge software for a range of big brands.  You'll get to build state-of-the-art products based upon the latest technologies as well as working with a sociable and dynamic team. 

The experience we need

•             Core PHP 7 and MySQL knowledge, with CMS platform experience (there's not a particular                         platform preference here although Craft, Drupal, Jekyll would all be preferable) 
•             Generic coding skills (OO design, Design Patterns, Clean Coding, Testing Techniques) 
•             Passion for problem-solving, readiness to take ownership and drive solutions to problems
•             Keen interest in emerging technologies, learning new languages and skills

 Desirable

•             Shopify
•             Vue  
•             Javascript
•             Vue 
•             Tooling; Docker, Gulp, Git / Git Flow     
 
The Role

You will work alongside the Technical Director, Technical Lead and Digital Project Managers as part of the small and skilled technical team designing and building sites for a range of clients, from large corporate blue-chips, to some of the UK's most exciting Challenger brands. The role is split between hands-on website development and managing the development team to ensure the highest quality of work is delivered. 

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate strong architecture and development skills and a readiness to take ownership of delivering end-to-end. Strong communication skills, are a must on this one, as you're likely to be client facing, and you'll have plenty of input into bigger picture, agency stuff. 

 
What you'll get in return.

•             25 days annual leave, an optional, additional 5 days unpaid holiday annual bonus scheme
•             Contributory pension scheme, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme & other benefits
•             Generous training opportunities tailored to your career goals
•             Free soft drinks, newspapers and fruit all available in our “break out” rooms.
•             Great social activities, early finish Friday and early finish once a month! 


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