Lead PHP Developer

  • Developer
  • Leeds
  • 9.00am - 6.00pm

Strictly no recruiters.

Job Description:

We are fast growing, innovative and entrepreneurial Magento agency based in the heart of Leeds. We’re on the lookout for a Lead PHP Developer to drive forwards our unique Magento 2 offering.

Benefits include 20 days holiday (plus bank holidays), flexi-time, company contributed pension scheme, monthly team incentives, and a fun and friendly working environment in a state-of-the-art two-floor office on Leeds’ Headrow and much more.

If you’re up to the challenge and interested in working within a dedicated team of e-commerce enthusiasts; apply below. We’re waiting to hear from you!

Vortex is dedicated to promotion of equal opportunity and non-discrimination. We want to recruit outstanding people for our team on the basis of capability.

We make sure that all applicants are treated fairly throughout our recruitment process.

Employees who are involved in the selection and interviewing process will be fully aware of relevant legislation and the importance of avoiding discrimination.

Key responsibilities

  • Championing our key Magento 2 offering.
  • Leading and developing our internal projects.
  • Leading and mentoring our development team.
  • Provide expert feedback and advice of our clients.
  • Working collaboratively with the rest of our team (including external client teams).

Skills required

  • 5 years commercial experience as a PHP developer.
  • 2 years experience as senior or lead developer.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to inspire.
  • A strong understanding of application design and architecture.
  • Exceptional understanding of MVC and OOD.

Desirable Skills

  • Experience working in a DevOps environment.
  • Magento certifications.
  • E-commerce agency experience.
  • Magento 1 and/or 2 experience.
  • Exposure to web application security practices.
  • An understanding of building high traffic/high load applications.

Job Benefits

If hard work is put in, we will always reward you with:

Cycle to Work

Company Matched Pension

Childcare Vouchers

Flexible Working Hours

20 Days Holiday Plus 1 per Year of Service

Monthly Team Breakfasts

Monthly Activities

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