Full time Senior Developer (PHP, Drupal, Symfony)

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

 

BrightLemon are looking to expand their team of creative and dynamic web developers.

If you have outstanding experience in working with Drupal or PHP or Symfony for a growing organisation, a genuine passion for all things web-based and an interest in collaborating with some of the biggest brands in the world (Vodafone, Pearson, HMRC), then this could be the role for you.

 

Role requirements:

  • Working closely with the Project Manager to quote for proposals, project specs and time estimations  

  • Portraying a positive, proactive and professional image of the company both to clients and colleagues

  • Turning requirements, design and user interface mockups into functional module features

  • Analysing a client's' needs and develop the appropriate functionality, while not overbuilding

  • Recommending solutions, built or purchased, to meet business needs

  • Writing clean, efficient and readable code, within a team or independently, to create content-rich sites that are easy to maintain

  • Custom module development

  • Doing custom jQuery and PHP programming;

  • Working with databases, interacting with MySQL;

  • Working with Git version control;

  • Maintain and troubleshoot existing client sites

  • Mentoring and coaching of more junior and mid level members of the team

  • Contribute to Drupal.org

 

Key Skills:

 

  • Minimum of 3 years Drupal/PHP/Symfony web development experience

  • Sufficient knowledge of the Drupal theming system to work alongside our front-end and design teams in building fantastic, cross-browser, multi-device compatible sites

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a senior dev or supervisory role

  • Experience in working in teams, building Web-based Solutions using HTML/JavaScript(jQuery)/CSS/Angular, Web API

  • Excellent leadership and entrepreneurial skills

  • Excellent communication and organisation skills and a positive can-do attitude

  • Experience of integration with external systems

  • Strong interpersonal skills in dealing directly with other developers and clients

  • Paying great attention to detail and commitment to quality, from software architecture through to visual style and usability

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

 

Key competencies:

 

  • The ability to proactively identify and take action on client needs and opportunities and the willingness to exceed client expectations

  • The ability to be flexible and change as needed and the willingness to learn from others

  • The ability to do what is required to meet commitments and to deliver as needed, stepping up to challenges when needed

  • The ability to work with others, as opposed to working competitively, in order to reach common goals

  • The ability to maximise output by seeking more efficient and effective ways of getting things done

  • The ability to meet commitments in accordance with requirements and to deliver value

  • The willingness to pursue excellence

  • The ability to use the full capabilities of IT knowledge and skills to support the work done necessary for the role


 

Educational requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree


 

Working for us:

 

At Bright Lemon, community is at the heart of everything we do. We provide our staff with a great working environment - hosting weekly socials and a ping pong table. Competitive salaries and allotted time for personal development / training every week means that there is no shortage of opportunity for individual growth and development.

 

Our offices are situated in Hackney, Shoreditch, a location that provides excellent accessibility to all transport links and everything that the ‘hipster-heart-of-London’ has to offer.

 

We believe that our employees help to make the future of digital a Bright place. Want to join us? Send a CV and cover letter to jobs@brightlemon.com.



Please note that only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above, who are eligible to work in the UK, will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.

STRICTLY NO RECRUITMENT AGENCIES.