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Senior PHP Application Developer

Oak Software, a leading subscription management platform for publishers, requires a Senior PHP application developer at an exciting time as the business looks to accelerate development of its core and new products.

Reporting to the Development Manager, the Senior PHP application developer will work closely with the Software Architect & Operations Manager to assist the development of the business’s web application requirements.

The successful candidate will have the chance to play a key role in optimising the UI and UX of new and existing products alongside helping develop the business’s next generation of software.

This is a remote role with travel to the East Midlands and East Anglia required for occasional meetings.

Oak Software has recently been acquired by The Cricketer Publishing, publishers of The Cricketer, which is celebrating its centenary in 2021.

Oak Software welcomes applications from the BAME community, women, and the LGBTQ+ community.

Must have:

  1. Excellent php experience in developing secure transaction-based web database applications
  2. Good knowledge of using at least one major php framework such as Yii, Symfony or Laravel
  3. Ability to write basic SQL select statements
  4. Experience of client-side code: javascript, html, css
  5. Capable of working on multiple projects simultaneously


  1. Experience with Yii2 php framework
  2. Knowledge of PostgreSQL
  3. Experience developing ecommerce applications
  4. Have developed & used RESTful web services/APIs

Salary: £30-35k DoE

To apply please send a CV and cover email to