PHP Developer (Freelance)

Salary Competitive
We are now seeking a talent PHP Developer to join our exciting team, based in the Danske hub in Belfast city centre, on a Part-time/Freelance basis. If you have knowledge & experience of PHP/JS, we'd love to hear from you. We are keen to disrupt this industry, cut through the noise of online commerce and create an online community who share our values, are internet savvy and who love pups!

Main Duties

-The continuous development and improvement of our site; supporting scalable solutions

-Reviewing and optimising web content including navigation and usability

-Providing both technical and creative insight into direction; isn’t that the best part of startups!?


Essential Requirements

- Proficiency in PHP/JS 

- Confident working with bespoke requirements

- Experience of other scripting languages including HTML, CSS

- Familiar with standard debugging tools e.g. Firebug/Inspector

- Having enthusiasm and a positive attitude to working in a small start-up, within the wider digital/tech creative community is essential.


Desirable Requirements    

- Knowledge of the software development cycle

- Experience working directly with stakeholders

- Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills, we need people who can spot the issue and make the fix happen.


Skills to Develop 

We hope this role will encourage the development of professional, technical and interpersonal skills and allow our team to feel valued through their input. Working in a fast-paced startup is a wholly different way of working, and there are opportunities to develop your own entrepreneurial skills.


Due to the nature of our company it is very important that candidates are able to meet deadlines and take ownership of tasks. We support flexible working arrangements and encourage candidates to chat with us about their own ambitions, expectations and needs.

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Maternity / paternity leave
Maternity / paternity leave

Kids are the future, go spend time with them.

Pension plan
Pension plan

We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

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Working at
Franks Pets

Snack at Franks is an e-commerce subscription service delivering healthy and nutritious dog treats straight through your letterbox!   Delivering a regular and reliable supply of dog snacks and treats on a subscription service, guaranteed to make your dog grin from ear to ear! Launching soon #ForTheWoof

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