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Lead PHP Developer

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  • Sector:

    Software Development

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  • Salary:

    £85000 - £95000 per annum + PACKAGE

  • Contact:

    Annabelle Green

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Lead Backend PHP Developer- Retail- London -Up to £90k+benefits.

We are currently recruiting for a Lead Back End Developer to work for a fast growing, well-known high end retail company in London. This role will give you the opportunity to work with some of the most talented individuals in the digital and technical market.

As the Lead Backend Developer you will be responsible for:

  • Managing a team of Developers
  • Design and code reviews with your team, colleagues and managers.
  • Developing and implementing new cutting edge functionality e-commerce micro-services
  • Work closely with other key team members to solve the technical challenges faced by a rapidly growing e-commerce business
  • Provide support to other developers where required and assist with code reviews
  • Work to improve performance and scalability
  • Implement integrations to third-party systems such as ERP, payment gateways, fraud, and marketing solutions
  • Ad hoc development tasks for our other products may be required from time to time

Required Skills

  • Experience leading development teams and juniors.
  • Good working experience in PHP / MySQL experience
  • Experience of working with Laravel or similar frameworks.
  • Experience in building micro-services
  • Experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with Test-Driven Development
  • Solid experience working with 3rd party integrations and API's
  • Knowledge of/experience of working in Agile/Scrum environment
  • An aptitude for creative problem solving
  • A passion for creating clean and efficient code
  • Excellent written and spoken English

Please contact info at Freshtechit.com for more information!

FreshtechIT Limited acts as an Employment Business for contract and temporary recruitment as well as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. We always aim to respond to all applications immediately, however, from time to time this may not always be possible, and we thank you in advance for your patience. ​​