Digital Developer

Job Title: Digital Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Greater Manchester, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 197165_1526282055
Contact Name: Greg Mckenzie
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

As the Digital Developer, you will develop tailored solutions that support and deliver the Digital roadmap for both the business and its clients across multiple platforms.


  • Understand individual and team performance targets
  • The customer experience is enhanced through the application of TCF principles
  • Awareness of team and department performance and how individual performance contributes to this
  • Able to articulate service expectations and associated performance standards
  • Understand key drivers behind business change and support implementation
  • Identify local CI / PI initiatives and help to embed these within the immediate team
  • Understands what excellence looks like and strives to achieves this
  • Customer centric service orientated delivery
  • Demonstrate engagement through personal and departmental performance
  • Support immediate team and positively demonstrate company values and behaviours
  • To embed the company values in every aspect of the role. Think Customer, Be Responsible, One Team, I make a Difference, Passion for Excellence, Think Future.

Essential experience

  • Experience in web application development using PHP, MySQL and Apache
  • Experience of using PHP frameworks e.g. Laravel, Lithium
  • Experience of object oriented programming / modular programming
  • Understanding of MVC design patterns and frameworks
  • Experience of unit testing e.g. PHPUnit
  • Good working knowledge of front-end development using HTML5 , CSS and JavaScript/JQuery
  • Understanding of version control techniques (Git, Subversion, Sourcesafe)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Full lifecycle experience

Desirable experience

  • Experience of mobile app development i.e. Phone Gap, Titanium
  • Experience of Java development
  • Experience of Portal Technologies i.e. Backbase, Liferay
  • Experience in Magento module development and Magento theming advantageous
  • Understanding of integration technologies e.g. message queues and web services.
  • Experience of automated testing techniques i.e. Selenium
  • Exposure to Agile Methodologies & Tools i.e. Jira
  • UX design and customer journey definition
  • Some knowledge of the Linux command line (desirable, not essential)