PHP Web Developer

Job description

We are looking for a PHP Web developer to join us as we move into the next phase of our e-commerce development. With a focus on personal development, our 30-strong software development team is a perfect place for a candidate with 1-2 years' experience in web development using PHP to solidify their skills and to learn new technologies (Magento).


£25,000 – £30,000 pa

The Role

The ideal candidate will 1-2 years experience in PHP and frontend web development skills including html, JavaScript and CSS (SASS). Some experience of databases, especially MySQL, is also required. 

Reporting to the Web Development Team Lead, you will be joining a new team created to take on the challenge of migrating the business from our successful, custom-built websites to Magento and supporting multiple Wordpress sites. This team will be key to the ongoing success of our digital offerings across the main business divisions. As an early member of our Magento development team, there will be considerable opportunities for your role to develop over the next few years. Training will be provided where appropriate.

The Company
288 Group Ltd has a long history of custom software development going back almost 40 years which in recent years has included the drive towards a companywide digital focus. The company will be redeveloping many of our systems of the coming years with e-commerce at its core. Multiple Magento websites will be at the heart of these systems. 

Benefits of working for 288 Group

As well as receiving a competitive salary, you will also benefit from:

  • 25 days annual holiday, rising to 30 days with service
  • Your birthday off as a FREE extra day’s holiday
  • Annual company trading bonus
  • Generous pension arrangements *
  • Private healthcare *
  • Enhanced company sick pay *
  • Additional maternity / paternity benefits *
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Annual summer and Christmas parties

*subject to qualifying period


Essential skills: 

PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, MySQL.

More information about the company and our teams can be found at