Spectre Creative Studio

Careers – PHP developer.

By | April 25, 2018

We are looking for a full-time PHP Developer.

Join our team

What we are looking for

  • Follow development best practice guidelines to ensure that best quality is delivered to our clients
  • Contribute to system architecture decisions and implementation
  • Provide ideas and innovative solutions
  • Discover and define system requirements
  • Deliver robust solutions that follow industry best practices
  • Collaborate with colleagues to ensure client requirements and expectations are met (and exceeded)
  • Research and demonstrate new and emerging technologies and approaches to the development team
  • Continuously develop your skills and knowledge to ensure that you excel at your role


  • A working knowledge/experience of developing web-based solutions
  • Expertise in either server side or client side development (or both!)
  • MVC experience
  • Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent problem-solving ability

Must have experience

  • Knowledge of at least one MVC PHP framework, such as Laravel or Symfony
  • A familiarity with database systems such as PostgreSQL or MYSQL
  • Solid understanding of web technologies and web development trends
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git

Nice to have experience

  • Experience with continuous integration and/or deployment pipelines (Scrum/Agile)
  • Basic web server maintenance (Apache and/or NGINX)

Other Relevant skills

  • Understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3

Benefits of working with us

  • 20 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
  • An excellent contributory pension scheme
  • A superb social calendar
  • Creative environment
  • City centre location
  • Opportunity to develop skills and enhance ability
  • Project responsibility

To apply send your CV to studio@spctr.co.uk