PHP Web Developer


Penarth, Wales,

Full Time,



We are looking for a hard working, personal and professional candidate for the role of Web Developer at WebBox. The position is full time / permanent, with a probation period to check both parties are happy. The role will be varied; therefore the successful candidate needs to be flexible and willing to learn. The main duties of this role include:

  • Developing the backend functionality for bespoke websites.
  • Database management (mainly MySQL)
  • Bug investigation and reporting.
  • Development of bespoke functionality


Required skills for this role include:

  • Strong experience of PHP/MySQL, especially object-oriented principles.
  • Ability to work smart i.e. source control and TDD
  • An understanding of the importance of well written code
  • A passion for excellence
  • A good work ethic
  • Able to work within deadlines
  • At least 1 years Commercial or Freelance experience


Furthermore, skills which would be of benefit include:

  • CSS3 / LESS
  • Knowledge of Content Management Systems (CMS) such as WordPress and OpenCart
  • Knowledge of Bootstrap
  • Experience with PHP frameworks such as Symfony2
  • Awareness of SEO Principles
  • Server Administration Knowledge

WebBox is looking for a hard working, logical thinker, friendly team member who understands and loves the world of web development. If this is you, we would love to hear from you.



  • Competitive Salary (based on experience)
  • Finish early on Fridays
  • Pension (starting early 2017)
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Flexitime (start and finish times)
  • Fun and exciting work environment
  • Help yourself in the WebBox Diner; hot drinks, cans, cereal/milk, toast/spreads, fruit and other goodies!
  • Costco Membership
  • Happy Birthday! Take the day off, paid!
  • Free parking
  • Opportunities to attend industry events
  • Ability to buy additional holiday
  • Monthly Team Meetup (always involves food!)


Contact Details

Please send your CV to Will Roberts: