PHP Web Developer (mid / senior level)

We are seeking a confident and skilful PHP programmer to join our growing team in our Guiseley office. You will soon be managing your own projects, and therefore require good communication, analytical and testing skills.

your role:

You will be a member of the team from day one, and will share the workload. There are a variety of interesting project opportunities, but we would ask you to learn all about one or two of our major systems, so that you would be able to assist development and ongoing support. As we are looking for a mid or senior developer, we would expect you to be fee-earning from the start, however we understand that it’s important to keep abreast of technology, and we would encourage you to take a little time out to do this.

You will become an expert on at least one customer system, and have the confidence to speak directly to clients to discuss requirements and progress and also offer support. It also may be necessary to meet clients, and in some cases our clients’ clients.

We would normally require you to work in our office in Guiseley – a modern officenext to the train station, and with private parking. There may be some flexibility over your hours of work if required. We dress casually in the office except when meeting clients, and welcome you to do the same.

Subsequent to any probation period you would be entitled to join the company’s private health care scheme in addition to the normal benefits.

Due to the nature of some of the clients we work with, you will be required to enter into a non-disclosure agreement immediately upon starting work.

Essential Skills

  • Fully proficient in PHP – Procedural and OO
  • Experience of OO and MVC techniques
  • Competent with MySQL, and experience of large datasets
  • Good JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap capabilities
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and good standard of English
  • Good attention to detail, able to produce accurate work
  • Proven abilities with front-end web technologies
  • Produce responsive websites
  • Understand cross-browser issues and workarounds
  • Comfortable working both autonomously and as part of a team
  • Have a demonstrable passion for programming and web development
  • Have a desire to keep up to date with technology changes

Desirable Skills

A working knowledge of the following items is desirable

  • Knowledge of Zend Framework would be advantageous
  • GIT

The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining online applications for our clients. You may be required to work with clients to determine the best solution, taking time and budgets into consideration.

Your work will be neat and well documented, whilst being efficient and accurate.

Job Type: Full-time

about Intrica:

Intrica is a small but growing friendly company, currently just eight full time staff based primarily in our Guiseley office. We have exciting expansion plans – driven by demand from our loyal customers. Right now, we need at least one more experienced full-time php developer, and one front-end Angular developer.

Intrica provide web site design services, but we specialise in more complex web programming. Some of our clients are small web designers who need bespoke programming services for their clients, and some are large companies and Universities outsourcing their web development to us. We have close links with a second company based in Doncaster with whom we share clients, work and expertise.

In addition to our programming services, we host clients’ sites on our own Linux servers which we also manage ourselves. We also resell domain names, certificates and other cloud based services.

Our unique Selling Point is our reputation for excellent quality and support – and we don’t just say it, we do it! New customers normally find us through recommendation.

To apply:

Please submit your CV, giving an overview of previous projects describing your involvement to

We may need to see samples of your code to determine your style and proficiency, and it may also be necessary to undertake a coding proficiency test.

With a suitable CV, code samples and where applicable links to previous work, we would hope to give a decision after just one interview.

If you have any problems, get in touch using our contact form.