Back End/ Php Developer

  • HP|konnect
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 01/11/2018
Permanent Backend Dev

Job Description

The Opportunity

HP|konnect have a great opportunity for 2 x senior level Back End / PHP Developers to join an award winning Digital Agency based in Central London.

The role of Back End / PHP Developer will be joining the already expanding development team, and as a strong mid - senior level Back End / PHP Developer, you will be responsible for working on both current and up and coming mobile and web projects.

The Company:

The company is very well established and works the full life-cycle in house. They are an award winning Digital Agency and have a range of top quality, exciting blue chip, long term clients. The environment is fun, dynamic and very fast paced.


  • To work as part of a multi skilled development team
  • Experienced to work from an initial brief and architect the back-end from scratch
  • To work on single and multi-projects on all the back end development and PHP development
  • To collaborate with the internal team to make sure the projects are defined and completed to deadlines
  • To work with PHP5 ( + above ) and to be able to work with relational database technologies
  • Keeping up to date with all the latest backend tools and technologies
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Able to work on own initiative and lead if and when necessary
  • Solving any issues promptly and efficiently
  • Communicating needs and requirements effectively


  • 3-4 years’ experience working within Back End + PHP Development essential
  • Expertise in PHP5 ( and above ) as well as relational database technologies ( i.e.: MySQL) and REST APIs experience essential
  • Good proven working knowledge of NIX based operating systems along with web server technologies essential
  • It would be desirable to have other technology skills / knowledge such as HTML/CSS/JAVASCRIPT/AJAX along with responsive web design ( but not essential)
  • Strong knowledge of server side video rendering /compositing an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for the job

There is no sponsorship available for this role therefore all applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.


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Job Tags

JavaScript, HTML5/CSS3, PHP7, REST API, MySQL, UI Developer