Craft CMS Developer (Essex, UK or UK remote)

Posted: October 29, 2018

Full-time Enovate, Essex, UK or UK remote

Craft specialist agency, Craft Partner with 50+ Craft sites

Job Description

Enovate is seeking to hire an enthusiastic and ambitious PHP Web Developer ideally with previous agency experience to work on an a range of existing and new website and web application projects utilising Craft CMS and Laravel.

We don't want to limit applications so applicants can either be based in our office in Chelmsford, Essex or work remotely from anywhere in the UK or a mixture of both. We're also open to a part-time arrangement and already have other staff who only work 4 days per week.

This is a permanent role with an initial 3 month probationary period.


The successful applicant will be comfortable with developing websites and web applications from scratch. The role will include developing, extending and maintaining custom plugins for Craft CMS and contributing to Laravel projects so experience with Laravel and Craft/Yii would be very beneficial. Requirements gathering, scoping and time estimates are also essential aspects of the role. Along with an ability to communicate your technical vision to both non-technical team members and clients.

You have:

Excellent PHP programming skills including OOP, HTTP principles and PHP optimisationStrong JavaScript skills and experience with frameworks such as Vue.js and jQueryExcellent knowledge of MySQL database design and developmentKnowledge of Git version controlFamiliarity with Linux shellAcute attention to detail and will stop at nothing to achieve perfectionAbility to work autonomously and manage your workload and deadlines effectivelyA relentless drive for efficiency, performance and speed throughout all your workA readiness to embrace and use new approaches and to keep up-to-date with industry advancesSuperb written and verbal communication skills

Not essential but it would be good if you have:

Experience with Craft CMSExperience with LaravelA relevant university degreeExperience with NginxExperience with cloud infrastructure such as AWSProject management experienceKnowledge of SEO

We have:

A great salary, commensurate with experience24 days holidayA relaxed working atmosphereInteresting and varied projects to get your teeth intoMonthly training time to tackle a task/project/goal of your choosingCompany pensionModern, air conditioned officeChristmas and summer partiesPaid for outings to industry events/conference

How to Apply

Candidates should send a covering letter and CV by email.

Please answer the following questions in your covering letter:

1. Will you be working from our office or remotely (if remotely, please state where you are based)?2. When are you available?3. How many days a week can you commit?4. Why did you apply for this particular job?

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