PHP (Wordpress) Developer - Belfast

The Company

Multi-award winning web Agency.


Great opportunity to join an open, challenging, and learning-based environment at a leading Northern Ireland-based digital agency. You will be part of the development of web solutions for a diversity of clients, providing you with a constant variety of interesting projects across different sectors.

With a strong team of over 30 skilled technical, creative, and digital specialists. The successful candidate will be working within a strong, close-knit team, and will be able to drive projects to their successful conclusion.


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Writing programming code, either from scratch or adapting existing software, to meet business requirements
  • The main programming language you will code in is PHP; you will be expected to understand the limitations of its legacy versions, keep up-to-date with the latest releases, and understand backwards-compatibility issues
  • Learning PHP frameworks such as the Laravel and CodeIgniter
  • Understand and follow company processes for managing projects
  • Help other members of staff with issues within your level of expertise to help support and mentor other staff
  • Ensure testing of all code is carried out before deployment, testing plans are adhered to and browser testing is completed effectively

Qualifications and Skills


  • At least 3 years of commercial experience in object-oriented PHP, HTML5, MySQL and JavaScript including jQuery and a sound knowledge of web standards
  • Working knowledge of the Laravel or CodeIgniter frameworks or a framework which is similar
  • Experience with WordPress in terms of core CMS and bespoke integrations



  • Experience using the LAMP stack would be highly desirable
  • Experience with PHP 7 & 8, Docker and CPanel and a good working knowledge of Git source control, PHP debugging (X-Debug or similar) and basic Linux shell commands would all be beneficial
  • Technologies:
  • PHP
  • HTML5
  • MySQL
  • JavaScript
  • WordPress and associated ecommerce
  • Laravel
  • CodeIgniter


  • Flexible working hours
  • Flexible holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Staff events and nights out
  • Training and development
  • Award-winning opportunities


If you would like more info on this job or would like to discuss it in confidence,  give me a call 07949 839 067 or send a CV using the links provided.

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