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Lead Software Engineer

£82,000 - £100,000
Greater London

Lead Software Engineer - PHP - WordPress/Drupal/Laravel

Salary: £82,000 - £100,000 (dependent on experience)


One of the world’s fastest-growing number of talented people across their expanding global network. My client is Google’s leading global partner and are currently looking for a Lead PHP Engineer (Hybrid Working - 60% remote) to join their global engineering team. If you enjoy coding, sharing ideas and love being part of a collaborative team within a growing international agency, then this is the role for you.


  • You’ll be working as part of a customer-centric product development team, responsible for designing, building and maintaining both new and existing products and services.
  • You will be contributing towards client & internal projects and ensuring the work you deliver is of high quality. You'll work across a range of Content Management Systems such as WordPress & Drupal, and PHP Frameworks such as Laravel & Lumen.
  • If you can bring experience, ideas and a hands-on can-do attitude then this role could be for you!


  • Previous Lead level experience working in a software engineer role (PHP or similar).
  • Experience architecting and delivering large scale solutions with a distributed architecture.
  • Experience designing and delivering Content Management Systems (WordPress or Drupal), Frameworks (Laravel), and and understanding of Relational Database Schemas (e.g. MySQL)
  • Experience architecting & delivering solutions that utilise Composer and Web Services (JSON/XML APIs)
  • Experience with applying and enforcing Agile/Lean (iterative) development practices


  • Experience applying TDD/BDD development techniques and ensuring teams adhere to them.
  • Experience working with a Continuous Integration/Delivery process.
  • Strong verbal and communication skills (both technical and non technical).
  • Self-motivated with a sense of ownership.
  • Experience with Node, NPM, AngularJS, VueJS, ReactJS


  • Company Performance Bonus
  • Private Healthcare Plan
  • Pension Plans
  • Life Assurance
  • Hybrid Working
  • Training & Development.


Apply now and we can discuss this in more detail and provide you with a more detailed job description. 

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