Remote Senior Backend Developer


MU / SBD 3458365


Developer, Development & Programming, PHP Developer, Software Developer , Software Engineer, Web Designer


£50,000 to £70,000 Per Annum


+ Bens + office or home based (Remote Working)


Cirencester / Remote

Contract Type:


We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT Development sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Backend Developer to join a high successful IT firm at the cutting edge of technology, based in Cirencester

You will work as part of a small team of back-end developers working on a market leading platform. Initially this role will be to help deliver an MVP platform and then going forward you will help develop a more robust and scalable architecture for future features and development work.

This role can be office or home based (Remote Working)

Senior Backend Developer’s Core Duties

  • Hands on design and development
  • Mentoring junior members of the team
  • Ensuring development standards are met and followed
  • Participating in daily stand-up meetings
  • Reviewing pull requests
  • Producing design documentation
  • Helping in requirement gathering where required
  • Working with other developers to deliver high-quality solutions against user requirements

Senior Backend Developer’s Key Requirements

  • 3+ years' experience building enterprise grade software solutions
  • 3+ years' experience of Laravel framework (ideally 7.x), including Facades, Service Providers, Eloquent and Authentication
  • (3+ years' PHP knowledge (ideally v7)
  • Experience of writing efficient MySQL queries
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment
  • Experience of integrating third-party APIs
  • Test-driven development experience (TDD) using phpunit
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a close-knit team
  • Quality-driven approach to documentation and coding
  • Background knowledge of Fintech (insurance), not essential
  • Experience with GraphQL, not essential
  • Experience with docker and Kubernetes, not essential
  • Working knowledge of React/Redux, not essential

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