Salary: £37,500 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time



BrightLemon are now looking to expand their team of creative and dynamic web developers.


If you have outstanding experience in working within a busy digital technical role for a growing organisation, a genuine passion for all things web-based and an interest in collaborating with some of the biggest brands in the world (Vodafone, Pearson, HMRC), then this could be the role for you.


Role Requirements:


  • Reporting to/working closely with the Project Manager and Senior Developer on project specs and time estimates
  • Create interactive experiences that enhance user engagement for a range of clients in a range of sectors, such as Government, corporate and charity

  • Doing custom jQuery and Drupal/PHP programming

  • Working with databases

  • Interacting with MySQL

  • Working with Git version control

  • Writing clean, efficient and readable code, within a team or independently, to create content-rich sites that are easy to maintain

  • Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality

  • Mentoring and coaching of more Junior members of the team

  • Collaborating with the team to find solutions to various internal challenges (i.e. development approach, product development , etc.) and contribute ideas and efforts towards those


Key skills:


  • 1-2 years experience working with Drupal/PHP

  • A sound understanding of Front End web technologies

  • Knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodologies

  • Experience in working in teams, building Web-based Solutions using HTML/JavaScript(jQuery)/CSS/Angular, Web API

  • Experience in dealing with database configuration

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills and a positive can-do attitude

  • Attention to detail and commitment to quality, from software architecture through to visual style and usability

  • Ability to work independently on priorities

  • Responsibility and pride in your work

  • Good problem solving and analytical skills


Key competencies:


  • The ability to apply adaptability skills in order to be flexible and change as needed

  • The willingness to learn from others

  • The ability to proactively take action on client needs and opportunities and a willingness to exceed client expectations

  • The ability to do what is required to meet commitments and to deliver as needed, with the competency to step up to challenges when required

  • The ability to maximise output and seek more efficient ways to get things done

  • The ability to work with others, to be part of a team and work together to meet common goals, as opposed to working competitively

  • The ability to apply full capabilities of IT knowledge and skills to support the work done necessary for the role



Educational requirements:



  • Bachelor’s degree



Working for us:



At Bright Lemon, community is at the heart of everything we do. We provide our staff with a great working environment - hosting weekly socials and a ping pong table. Competitive salaries and allotted time for personal development / training every week means that there is no shortage of opportunity for individual growth and development.



Our offices are situated in Hackney, Shoreditch, a location that provides excellent accessibility to all transport links and everything that the ‘hipster-heart-of-London’ has to offer.



We believe that our employees help to make the future of digital a Bright place. Want to join us? Send a CV and cover letter to jobs@brightlemon.com.



Please note that only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.