Lead PHP Developer - Brighton - up to £50K

  • Job Reference: 00000238-1
  • Date Posted: 7 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Stratospherec
  • Location: Brighton, Sussex
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Web Developer, Software Engineers & Developer
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Danny Guy
  • Telephone: 01798 874447

Job Description

Lead PHP Developer role – Brighton – up to £50K per annum

A leading global digital client based on Brighton Seafront are looking to on board a Lead PHP Developer to help manage the continued growth of the development team, the successful candidate will have scope to shape the future road map of the business and introduce new technology if there is a positive benefit to do so, the current technology stack is predominately PHP, SQL Server, Linux, AWS and Git but there will be some new additions to the technology stack in the near future.

The successful candidate will not only be managing a small development team, directing the strategy of the future road map of the business but will still remain hands on with the development as the role plays a vital part in helping mentor and coach the development team.

Key Skills
• Proven Software Development background – Ideally in PHP
• Some Project Management, Team Lead or Scrum Master experience
• Confident mentoring Junior developers
• Interest in Dev-Ops
• Interested in researching and learning new technologies
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Key Responsibilities
• Take ownership of the development road map 
• Manage concurrent projects through to delivery
• Lead and manage the development team 
• Organise daily stand ups and sprints
• Help implement new technology that has a positive impact on the development team.

We view this as a great opportunity for someone either looking for the next step in their career, a new challenge or the chance to work with some of the most up to date technology for a client who’s products are used by millions of customers around the world every day of the year and are continuing to grow the brand further.

Lead PHP Developer role – Brighton – up to £50K per annum