Senior PHP Developer

Job Title: Senior PHP Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £50000.00 - £51000 per annum + 10% bonus, private medical
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH23214_1604678602
Contact Name: Jack Buckle
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2020 16:03

Job Description

Remote Senior PHP Developer - £50,000 + bonus

(remote post covid, whenever that may be)

The company -

The #1 market leader in automotive digital solutions, providing dealers and manufacturers with innovative products that engage customers, generate leads and drive long-term commercial growth. Working with over 18,500 dealers internationally and more than 30 manufacturers, operating in over 27 countries. Operating at the intersection of product, design and technology, we develop innovative solutions to give retailers unbeatable tools to drive sales and help consumers make informed decisions about purchasing vehicles.

It's a uniquely complete approach embracing everything from innovative websites to intelligent vehicle management systems, all made available on every digital platform 24/7.

Part of the world's largest automotive service organisation, providing a complete set of products and services that are all in one place and easy-to-use for our clients.

About the Role

The business has undergone a large-scale change initiative shifting towards becoming a product-led business adopting a scaled agile approach to create products that meet customer's needs, quickly and efficiently.

You will be involved in the scoping and development of products and services, such as websites and mobile apps as well as platform services, for specific target groups and end users. You will delight customers by creating WOW moments and ensure websites and applications are as efficient and pleasurable as possible.

You will work collaboratively with and provide guidance and mentorship to other team members of the product team and the wider business to ensure that products and services meet customer needs.

Product innovation is vital to the success of the business. They are shifting towards a product-led culture, and customer-centric product development represents the heart of theirmulti-disciplinary product teams.

What you'll do:

You will use your technical expertise, analytical skills and specialist software to scope out solutions within our core platform and provide a seamless experience for our customers. You will be responsible for the addition of new features to the platform along with any bug fixes that are required.

You will be responsible along with your team for defining technical documentation, ensuring that each new and existing feature has a point of reference

You will lead a small multi-talented team to provide technical detail to user stories and helping to define acceptance criteria. The team will be working in an Agile manner utilising either SCRUM or KANBAN to complete your development.

You will establish strong relationships with every team member and with your peers in the business and be a thoughtful leader, adhering to our team values and principles, and ultimately have fun.


  • PHP
  • Have experience working in frameworks like Doctrine, Laravel, Symphony & Dojo
  • Have experience in technical leadership
  • Have experience defining scope
  • Have experience of writing JavaScript
  • Have knowledge of NodeJS
  • Have experience in writing and consuming web services using SOAP and REST
  • Have experience using tools like Docker, Jenkins