BrightLemon is a London digital agency working with a range of corporate, education and government clients. Our projects have connected more than 1.8 million people in 25 countries, and we have received multiple awards and nominations. Our clients have a positive impact on society.

We are now looking for passionate, proactive Senior Developers with the combination of technical and communication skills to join our team.

If you thrive in a fast-paced working environment; have experience in using Drupal, Symfony, or PHP; and can liaise with stakeholders of all seniority from project inception through to launch and maintenance, then this is the role for you.

You will be responsible for:

  • Managing the requirements gathering process, inputting into application design, turning business requirements into effective solutions
  • Recommending solutions, built or purchased, to meet and exceed business needs
  • Growing, motivating and supporting the the team - from recruitment and selection, to training and ongoing development, mentoring and coaching
  • Overseeing the strategic contribution back to open source projects

Required skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years in a senior developer role:
    • Leading and motivating a diverse development team to communicate and work together effectively and efficiently  
    • Assisting with recruiting, nurturing and growing the team
    • Selecting and managing approved suppliers to enhance the team’s skillset
    • Managing stakeholder communications throughout the full project lifecycle (both internal and external stakeholders at all levels)
    • Experience of enterprise scale project delivery - and the necessary combination of technical and communication skills required
  • Demonstrable experience gathering requirements for enterprise scale projects, using analytical and communication skills to create relevant project artefacts for the developers, architects and testers
  • Strong understanding of enterprise architecture and the devops required to support it
  • Experience owning, and creating project artefacts and documentation using an industry recognised software development process
  • Supporting the senior internal team - project managers, directors - to make key project decisions at a higher level of detail
  • Supporting the entire team - developers, testers, DevOps, architects - enabling them to work and communicate effectively


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but candidates with equivalent industry accreditations and demonstrable experience in a similar role should also apply


  • Weekly team socials (including team lunch, dinner or drinks)
  • Gym membership
  • Pension scheme
  • Competitive salary
  • Training and development
  • Flexi time
  • Work from home every Friday


London N1


£50,000 - £60,000 dependent on experience


Full time

Job hours

Mon - Fri, 9.30am - 5.30pm