Senior / Mid-weight PHP Developer

Are you a dedicated and passionate developer who loves a challenge and learns from mistakes? If so, we’d love to hear from you. We have a diverse range of projects on the go. You will be required to work collaboratively on the development side of these projects from concept to completion, alongside a team of UX designers, a digital producer and other devs. Grindstone is looking for a switched on and flexible person with fire in the belly to develop innovative solutions for our clients. And we’re a great bunch to work with!

We are working two days in the studio and three days remotely right now and will be for some time due to COVID. Our head office is in Geelong West, but we are flexible and open to continuing remote working post-COVID or a hybrid of on- and off-site arrangement. The opportunity to grow your career is definitely there and we have a pipeline of exciting projects coming up. Help us shape the future of our dev team and carve your own niche in a dynamic team of innovators.

Skillset / Requirements

  • 4+ years working with PHP and relative PHP frameworks
  • Strong experience working with WordPress and other CMS platforms
  • Experience with React is a massive plus
  • Experience with other frontend javascript frameworks is great too
  • Understanding of Agile and waterfall methodologies
  • Coding collaboratively using GIT processes, pushing/pulling sites, deploying
  • Knowledge of server management, using cpanel & configuring virtual app
  • Proficient with using Node, NPM, GulpJS (used in our development stack, for
    frontend theming)
  • Ability to lead projects and work autonomously – with a collaborative mindset
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strategic thinker who loves to create solutions for clients’ problems
  • Self-starter who can work independently to achieve high standard outcomes

Perks & Benefits

  • Remote working part of the time – open to negotiation
  • Amazing opportunity for an aspiring leader who also wants to be on the tools,
    with loads of career development potential
  • Supportive team – a cohesive tribe, we’ve transformed into a strong remote
    working culture during COVID and beyond. We have a flexible approach to
    the unique needs of individual team members
  • We’re a creative agency, with diverse clients and projects and we’re hungry
    for the next challenge

Let’s talk.