Head of Platform Engineering

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Head of Platform Engineering

PHP £90,000 - £120,000 p/a Head of Platform Engineering (PHP) Developer - would you like the opportunity to work with one of the leading ed-tech's across Europe? The Company A market leading ed-tech with a global presence. With high-end offices in central London and Manchester, a short walk from the station. You will be joining an established PHP platform team during an exciting period of growth across their PHP development. You also have the chance to work fully remote or come into the office as much as you like. The Role

  • Manager a team of 5 senior PHP platform and DevOps engineers
  • Continue a to contribute, expand and influence the companies architecture
  • Ensure team goals and targets are being maintained
  • Contribute around 50% of hands on development alongside team management
  • Work closely with the rest of the team to ensure company wide collaboration


  • Extensive experience with PHP
  • Strong knowledge of Symfony, Zend or Laravel
  • Excellent knowledge of cloud platforms - AWS, GCP, Azure
  • Knowledge of Terraform, TDD, BDD
  • Experience of change and delivery within a large scale environment


  • Remote working, they usually meet up once a quarter at an office of your choice
  • 40 days holiday, including bank holiday
  • Flexible working hours to ensure work / life balance
  • Strong pension and healthcare
  • Plus much more

As a Head of PHP Platform engineering, this is a unique opportunity to join a market leading company with the added bonus of continuing to grow your skillset, with an outstanding benefits package on offer.