Opportunities at Jadu Group

PHP Developer (Spacecraft)



Spacecraft are looking for a Senior PHP Developer to join our growing team. We deliver beautiful, high-quality software to our customers, and we’re looking for people who are passionate about web software and want to contribute their skills and experience to help us improve further. Your career will be propelled by working alongside top-class engineers, testers, project managers and sysadmins within a dynamic company, open to change and new ideas.

Your application will be assessed on how clearly you can describe how you meet what we’re looking for, as described below. Please provide a letter describing this, with a brief CV as well as some examples of your work. This role will be based at our Leicester office. 

Skills, experience and capabilities:

  • Excellent knowledge of programming, code design, OO, ideally using PHP
  • Experience of working in commercial software development
  • Expertise in developing secure, scalable web software
  • Expertise in the software development lifecycle and release management
  • Experience in leading and mentoring a team of developers
  • Meeting deadlines, sometimes under pressure
  • Taking responsibility for completing work to a high level of quality
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated and ability to make decisions
  • Source control

Reasons to work with Spacecraft:

  • Holidays - 25 days per year (not including bank holidays)

  • Flexible - Flexible working hours to accommodate commuting

  • Healthcare - Private Healthcare with AXA PPP

  • Pension - Employee Pension Scheme

  • MacBook - MacBook Pro with all Apple hardware

  • Development - Personal Development programme

  • Conferences - Conference trips and opportunities for learning

  • Environment - Cool office environment with fully equipt kitchen and onsite parking

  • Coffee - Unlimited fresh ground coffee!

About Spacecraft
Spacecraft is a partner of Jadu, a CMS, Forms, Search and Mobile Web company with global headquarters in Leicester and offices in Chicago, USA and Australia. Recognised as one of the leading providers in this industry, Spacecraft are expanding both the business and the products to reach a global market. Jadu power some of the largest organisations in the world, reaching millions of users every day.  With a rapidly expanding business, we are implementing systems in a wide range of sectors at an unprecedented rate both within the UK and our fast developing International client base.

You must have the right to work permanently in the UK.

We are an equal opportunities employer & Investor in People.