Optima are a fast-paced, forward-thinking, award-winning, full-service graphic design agency based in the city of Lincoln, with a local, national and international client base. We are recruiting for the following role:

PHP Developer

Full-time, permanent

Salary: dependent on experience

Based in the city of Lincoln we have been producing high-quality design for clients ranging from small businesses to global brands for over 21 years.

We are looking for an experienced PHP Developer to join the creative team as soon as possible.

Optima are recruiting an individual keen to work on various types of front-end and PHP development projects for our vast range of local, national and international clients. We are a very busy agency, which means that every member of the team needs to be adaptable, enthusiastic, passionate and committed to creating great work. You need to be efficient, have initiative and be confident to contribute solutions. You should be experienced in managing your own time and dealing with the pressures of tight deadlines.

Applicants should have:

  • Minimum 3 years commercial experience developing with PHP
  • Experience in using responsive HTML and CSS
  • Excellent JavaScript/jQuery knowledge
  • Core understanding of good user experience and accessibility
  • Exceptional problem solving and mathematical skills
  • Competency in taking projects from brief to completion
  • Ability to communicate confidently with the team and clients
  • An excellent eye for detail
  • A fun and positive attitude.

Ideal candidates would have:

  • Experience with Drupal
  • Experience with Magento
  • Experience with ExpressionEngine
  • Knowledge of MVC frameworks, such as CodeIgniter, Zend, etc.

If you’re a self-motivated, enthusiastic, team player, who is deadline aware, pays excellent attention to detail and has good time management skills, then we would love to meet you.

If you are up to the challenge then do your homework on us and apply in writing including a CV and work samples to: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Optima, 12 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1JT

Closing Date 1 October 2016

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