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Position:  Mid-level PHP Web Developer

Location:  The Hoe, Plymouth, Devon

Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 (depending upon experience) + Health Care Benefits and flexible working

Job type: Permanent

Approx Start date:  ASAP 

An opportunity has arisen to join the small team of one of Plymouth’s leading web development companies. We offer web development and digital marketing solutions to a wide variety of clients based throughout the UK. Our projects range from a simple website to a completely bespoke system. As a small team, strong front-end development skills are essential as well as experience building dynamic websites and applications using a LAMP stack.

As a Mid-level Web Developer, this is an ideal opportunity to learn and improve your skills in a friendly, busy and relaxed environment. As a member of our team, your responsibilities will include liaising with our current clients to maintain their websites and projects as well as design and develop new solutions. 

Responsibilities will include:

A typical day could include the maintenance, support and liaison with our clients whilst working on longer term projects which are a variety of PHP based projects ranging from small CMS websites built using our in-house system to E-commerce projects using various open source platforms such as Prestashop, Opencart or Magento.

You will be expected to take ownership of projects and deliver them to a high standard, carry out quality assurance including cross browser compatibility and speed testing prior to final delivery to a live environment.

You may also be required from time to time to perform housekeeping on our internal systems as well as performing server maintenance, tweaks and updates, when necessary.

Essential Experience:

  • LAMP Stack Development
  • CSS / CSS 3
  • Javascript (preferably using jQuery libraries)
  • Experience using Adobe Illustrator or similar
  • Responsive design (Cross Browser/Device Development)

Desirable Experience:

  • Experience using CSS preprocessors such as Less/Sass
  • CakePHP/MVC Development
  • Experience using Front End Frameworks (Foundation, Bootstrap, etc)
  • Search Engine Optimisation
  • Linux server setup and maintenance (e.g cPanel, Plesk, etc)


This role would be ideal for someone with a couple of years experience in the industry and who is looking to work for a small, friendly team, who have an impressive client base.  The opportunity to learn new skills or polish existing ones is second to none.


  • Health Care – You will be a member of our Private Health Plan with all the benefits that entails.
  • Flexible working environment
  • Casual working environment – we like smart/casual wear, and we are located right on Plymouth Hoe.

Want to work for us? Send us over your CV/portfolio and a quick covering note. 

Please email all CV's to:  info@hendersonwebdesign.com f.a.o:  Richie Henderson

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