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Senior Full Stack PHP Developer - Remote Working

  • £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits + Flexible Working
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester

Senior Full Stack PHP Developer - Remote Working

Senior Full Stack PHP Developer, with brilliant Laravel, PHP and JavaScript experience (ideally Vue.JS) is required by a leading ecommerce company based in the North West.

Due to massive investment and a pipeline of brand new green field work, they need a couple of Senior Laravel experts to join the team. It is a true full-stack development role!! They would also take somebody who is stronger / has a preference for either back-end or front-end development.

Essential Skills:

  • 5+ Years experience with PHP & Laravel
  • Good knowledge of database systems, including MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Excellent understanding and previous experience with using Laravel queues, authentication, task scheduling, mail integration, artisan and the best security practices within the web and Laravel ecosystem
  • Understanding design patterns in Laravel and their use cases
  • Experience with payment integrations (Worldpay, Paypal, Stripe etc)
  • Unit testing (PHPUnit/pest)
  • Be able to produce and document clean code
  • CSS frameworks (TailwindCSS/Bootstrap) and in-depth experience with SCSS/SASS
  • Javascript experience with one or more JS frameworks (Vue, React or Angular), preferably Vue and have a good understanding of modern frontend and backend technologies
  • Version Control (Github/bitbucket)
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs and integrating backend services
  • In-depth experience with security, form validation, XSS prevention, database security, session management, input validation and other OWASP guidelines
  • Proven experience in developing scalable web applications using Laravel and other web technologies
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
  • Understand the basic concepts of server management
  • Experience with debugging and replicating issues/bugs throughout an application

Desirable but not essential:

  • Go lang
  • Peer code reviews
  • GraphQL or in general eCommerce experience would be desirable
  • NoSQL databases
  • Github profile with working samples of previously produced code
  • Docker
  • Figma/XD wireframing experience
  • Laravel Livewire/Inertia
  • DevOps
  • Knowledge of Cloud technology
  • Experience with security, form validation, XSS prevention, database security, session management, input validation and other OWASP guidelines

These are brand-new roles, and you will be able to be part of something special. As the Senior, you will be given so much autonomy and it is a true green field project. Job responsibilities include:

  • Take the lead on projects, develop and maintain software features and the supporting build/release/test infrastructure
  • Be responsible for delivering high-quality solutions to specification and on time
  • Actively contribute to the continuous improvement process and drive efficiencies within the team ​​
  • Peer code reviews with more junior-level developers
  • Uphold good development planning and procedures
  • Follow industry best practices and coding standards
  • Optimise application performance and improve user experience through innovative front-end and back-end development techniques
  • Assisting junior to mid-level developers when required

My client is offering a starting salary between £45,000 - £60,000 depending on experience. They also provide a good benefits package, a very relaxed but dynamic working environment and the flexibility to work from home often.

To apply, press apply now, or send your CV to matthew.leach @

Keywords: Senior Full Stack PHP Developer / Laravel / JavaScript / Vue.JS / React.JS / Angular.JS / MySQL / PostgreSQL / Liverpool / Manchester / Warrington / Chester / Bolton / Crewe / Preston / Wigan / Blackpool / Lancaster / Blackburn / Knutsford / North Wales

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