Senior PHP Developer - Manchester - £45k + Remote working


Avanti Recruitment is working with a global software company based in Manchester City Centre who is looking for a Senior PHP Developer to join their development team. The purpose of the role is to help develop a variety of cutting edge web and mobile applications using PHP, Node.js and JavaScript which are used by over 500 organisations in the UK and internationally.

As Senior PHP Developer you will play a key role in the continued success of the company's projects and will work closely with the Technical Director to design and build bespoke solutions, develop new functionality and add new features to existing applications. This is a senior hire for the business so you would have the autonomy to manage the web projects and mentor Junior Developers within the team.

You will get the chance to work with some really talented developers and be a part of a truly great brand, this gives you the chance to voice your opinions and develop cutting edge applications used by thousands of users.

Essential skills:

  • Excellent understanding of PHP and MVC frameworks such as Laravel, Zend or CodeIgniter
  • Experience with backend databases including MySQL
  • Solid understanding of Object-oriented programming
  • Experience hand coding HTML and CSS
  • Experience with JavaScript, Coding best practises and CSS Preprocessors (SASS/LESS)


  • Exposure to JavaScript front end frameworks such as Vue.js, React or Angular
  • Knowledge of serverside technologies such as Node.js/Express
  • Exposure to Mobile technologies - Xamarin, iOS or Android
  • Experience with cloud based technologies including AWS

This role offers great exposure to new technology as the company pride themselves at staying at the forefront of the industry and are always working with the latest tech to ensure they have all the tools to create the best applications. The company really look after their development team offering remote working, flexitime as well as providing you with a new laptop / mac of your choice!

If you are interested in the opportunity please send me your CV for immediate consideration.

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