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Lead WordPress/PHP Developer {NHS, Metro Bank}

Lead WordPress/PHP Developer {NHS, Metro Bank}

Colchester Hybrid

£60,000 – £80,000

Are you a skilled Lead WordPress/PHP Developer looking to take a lead role in an extremely exciting start up company that is currently the fastest growing digital community in its industry?

Do you want the rare opportunity to join an enormously exciting and heavily backed start-up company who since their launch in late 2018, have already successfully built a trusted and respected brand with over 1 million users and raised over £16 million in funding?

On offer is a unique opportunity for a Lead WordPress/PHP Developer to take a lead role and play a pivotal part in the continued success of a rapidly scaling company, the work you do here really will be a huge contributing factor in the future triumphs of the business!

In this role, the successful Lead WordPress/PHP Developer will be the subject matter expert for the company on WordPress, and will be responsible for implementing new features, updating existing features and assisting sales and marketing with aspects of the website like SEO and performance

This role would suit a Lead WordPress/PHP Developer who loves autonomy and responsibility, and is ready to help really push a company to the next level, as well as working with huge clients such as the NHS and Metro Bank.

The Role

  • Being the subject matter expert for the company on WordPress, and will be responsible for implementing new features, updating existing features
  • Ensure we’re building highly reusable and maintainable codebase

The Person

  • Excellent PHP knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge of WordPress including plugin development, REST APIs and
  • performance optimisation
  • Comfortable utilising project management tools such as JIRA

Keywords: PHP, PHP Developer, Software Developer, Lead Developer, WordPress, DevOps, Jira, Start-up, London, Hybrid, Remote

Reference Number: BBBH7037

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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