Lead PHP Developer

Full Time Berkshire IT Job Pro UK

Lead PHP Developer

£75,000 – £85,000 per annum + benefits

Berkshire – Remote working

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lead PHP Developer to join an established and growing team located in Berkshire who are offering remote working with occaional office visits. The Lead PHP Developer will play crucial role in ensuring that the technical team are delivering greenfield solutions to the business. The Lead Developer will be acting as a technical expert and project lead as well and mentoring and supporting other developer within the team ensuring development of the code follow best practice. The successful candidate will be required to understand technical specifications and translate this to the team to turn into working code. The role requires a hands-on PHP developer with project lead experience and have skills in the following areas.

Key responsibilities

Working closely with senior stakeholders to understand business goals and ensure that the development team & technologies used are aligned with these.
Planning and documenting technical specifications for features or system design.
Designing, building, and configuring applications to meet requirements
Leading greenfield projects
Directing the development team in the design, development, coding, testing, and debugging of applications
Line managing and mentoring team members and ensuring they adhere to determined software quality standards
Resource planning and allocation

Key Skills:

Technical Leadership experience
Experience working in an agile/scrum environment
Object-Oriented Programming with PHP 7/8
MVC framework – Symfony or Laravel
Rest API's and test-driven development
Good understanding of software design patterns
CI/CD or DevOps environment experience
Docker containerization
Microservices' experience is highly desirable
Any Node.js or React experience would be highly desirable
Experience working with AWS services highly desirable

This role is offering a Lead PHP Developer a fantastic opportunity to work in a sector where technology innovation is spearheading the business. Please send your CV for immediate consideration to or call (phone number removed)

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