Join the Sideshow team as A WEB DEVELOPER and work with a lovely bunch of people delivering great work across an impressive client list.

At Sideshow, we partner with some of the world’s most loved brands to help them realise what they can do, bringing together breakthrough strategic and creative thinking, and advanced technology knowledge, to deliver positive experiences for customers and value back to businesses.

See some of the work we’ve done here.

Working in the digital production team, you will be working within our development team, with your focus on the technical implementation of web and digital development. You will be expected to create high quality, structured, reusable and annotated code. You will also be proficient using third party open source packages and relevant code libraries. This will be carried out to a deadline and project specification/requirements.

Working across famous national and international brands, your work is not limited to building content managed, e-commerce, mobile, online and social media games and campaigns. As part of a team consisting of Developers, Project Managers and Designers, you will be able to communicate with these departments, contribute to ideas, and innovate where required.

Knowledge, skills and attributes required:

  • Front-end skills (HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript / Ajax).

  • The ability to write PHP to a good standard.

  • A solid understanding of MVC principles.

  • Experience writing custom JavaScript, with or without frameworks.

  • Experience using code version control systems (GIT).

  • Experience developing with open source PHP CMS. (WordPress, Drupal and/or Magento).

  • Experience building responsive websites and applications.

The following is a major advantage:

  • Experience with using boilerplate PHP frameworks, such as Laravel

  • Experience building interactive applications, including AJAX and websockets

  • Solid understanding of web servers and experience in managing infrastructures efficiently

  • Experience of integrating with web services and APIs, including REST endpoints

Further details and full job description available on application.

Perks & Benefits

  • Birthdays off

  • Beer & breakfast every friday

  • Opportunity to work in both Bournemouth & London offices

  • Summer & Christmas party

  • Contributory pension

Please send a CV and covering letter to: