• Full Time
  • Brighton

Friday Media Group

Harnessing your raw talent, acquired knowledge and desire to keep learning, you will utilise your Core PHP abilities to enhance our existing web products and build exciting new solutions. As a digital marketing services company, we thrive on innovation and want to add people who exhibit a high degree of technical aptitude, creativity and commitment. You should be confident to put ideas forward (and encourage others with theirs). We are looking for problem solvers, engineers, people who consider the whole product when developing solutions. Being able to take a blank canvas and develop from scratch, without frameworks or ‘quick hack’ shortcuts, is the level of talent we seek to hire.

You will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and developing web applications on our Local Marketplace and Niche Marketplace platforms
  • Interfacing with Product Development, Project Management, Business Analysis and the Internal Development teams in UK
  • Learning new technologies & trends
  • Coaching and mentoring junior team members when and where appropriate

Technical Skills: 
You are a good match if you have experience in the below technologies and tools:

  • Core PHP Proficiency is a must for this role
  • PHP, Oops, jQuery
  • HTML5, CSS3, PHP-FPM, ZURB Foundation
  • Solr, ElasticSearch or other Lucene based enterprise search engines
  • MySql, MariaDB
  • Linux (Cent OS), Apache, NGinx
  • Jira, Confluence, BitBucket, Chef, Ansible, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, Doctrine, PhpStorm

Other skills:

  • Extensive experience as a PHP Software Developer being able to clearly demonstrate Core PHP proficiency during this time
  • Experience with Agile & Scrum methodologies
  • Familiarity with Devops model
  • Experience in cloud based development and deployment
  • A technical expert with the ability to generate new ideas and solutions


  • 25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Additional day off for your Birthday
  • Ride to work scheme
  • Company Gym
  • Perkbox for discounts on high-street names
  • Access to Health Assured
  • Flexible working
  • A modern , relaxed office environment
  • Company Socials and Activities
  • Training and development
  • Discounted parking in central Brighton
  • Company Pension Scheme

To apply for this job email your details to hannah.terrill@fridaymediagroup.com