Senior PHP Developer

Want your talent as a Senior PHP Developer to be recognised at a leading software development agency? Excellent, read on.


About Satellite

Satellite is a digital production agency based in Freemans Bay, Auckland. Our company of 30 staff is made up of design, software development, project management, content and event/activations staff. We are focused on innovation and the power of connecting to the consumer with the right message at the right time, in the right location. 

Satellite provides a supportive and engaging work environment, where you can collaborate and work on a variety of projects and technology that will challenge and inspire you. At Satellite, we value diversity and inclusion and we believe it’s people’s individual characteristics that encourage innovation, and respecting those differences enables us to create better solutions for our clients. We believe it’s our diverse team that creates our strong and enjoyable workplace culture.


About you

Being an experienced PHP Developer, you will have a strong understanding in web technologies, knowledge of coding standards and accessibility best practices.

Reporting to our Technical Director you will lead and manage your own projects - as well as provide support and work collaboratively with the rest of the development team.

  • Excellent knowledge of PHP Symfony6 framework and MySQL, along with solid experience using Sonata Admin, Doctrine and FOSRest bundles and similar
  • Great AWS experience (all of the AWS things)  
  • An ability to read and interpret wireframe documentation and technical specifications
  • Building and managing very fast web applications using a variety of optimisation tools and techniques; have Git, Capistrano, Linux and possibly Arduino 

You'll enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic, self-managing environment that really delivers great outcomes. 

What we can offer you

  • A collaborative and flexible working model
  • Bottomless espresso coffee
  • Free refreshments
  • Regular birthday cakes in the office
  • Seasonal flu jab
  • The annual Satellite conference
  • A great central Auckland location, on the edge of Victoria Park
  • Early finish Fridays, all year.

Apply Now

Send your CV and try to include any URLs of your work that we can take a look at. Even better, add a link to your Github account where we can see some of your code. We aspire to make the internet a better place with each project we bring online, if you feel the same way, email us your CV/Portfolio.

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