PHP Web Developer



Equator develop and maintain a number of PHP solutions for a range of key clients. We require an experienced PHP developer with knowledge of the Drupal and Wordpress CMS platforms and the Laravel framework. You would be expected to lead the development of a number of projects within our portfolio and would work on green field projects in addition to enhancing and maintaining existing solutions.

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  • Technology Stack; our client solutions are built on a small number of platforms and frameworks popular within the PHP community
  • Code Quality; follow development best practice guidelines to ensure the best quality is delivered for our clients and that company process and compliance requirements are met.
  • Use appropriate testing tools and/or strategies
  • Participate in and encourage regular code reviews
  • Document all solutions appropriately
  • Engage in knowledge sharing activities
  • Provide ideas and innovative solutions during brainstorming and scoping sessions
  • Question requirements, ensuring all work has a clear acceptance criteria and estimates
  • Participate in project planning and reciews
  • Collaborate with colleagues
  • Attend and participate in client meetings as required by your tribe
  • Research and demonstrate new and emerging technologies and approaches
  • Ensure all work is tracked using supplied tools



  • Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
  • A positive attitude
  • A keen interest in all things digital
  • Ability to mentor and lea
  • A decisive thinker
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Strong communication skills



  • Excellent Drupal and Worpress experience. Drupal is our CMS platform of choice for many of our PHP stack clients. You should be familiar with building enterprise CMS solutions that integrate with 3rd party services. You should have experience in utilising the personalisation features offered by Drupal to build unique and engaging experiences.
  • A number of our solutions are custom developed and built upon the Laravel framework. You should be comfortable using this framework and have a working knowledge of the various functions and features offered out of the box for rapid software development. You should be familiar with utilising the framework to designing and architecting robust enterprise solutions that emphasise security and fault tolerance and scalability.
  • A good working knowledge of the full LAMP stack is an essential. You should be comfortable configuring and commissioning application layer elements of a hosting environment.

From us to you


  • Hands on experience and a commitment to ongoing training and development
  • Time to get refreshed - 25 days annual leave plus 9 public holidays
  • Invest in your future – Join the contributory pension scheme
  • Equator loves families – Get enhanced maternity, paternity leave & childcare vouchers
  • Healthy body & mind - Exclusive membership to the super hi-tech Village Gym
  • Cut pollution – Get on your bike with the Cycle To Work Scheme
  • Superb social calendar – Including the best annual BBQ anywhere (Hint: it generally involves speedboats to a private Island!)
  • Free fuel - Complimentary caffeine and fruity snacks
  • The Friday Social - The drinks are on us at the end of the week.

Interested? Get in touch today