Climb Creative Ltd.

Application Closing Date: 01/03/2019

Backend Developer

Location: Gateshead

Salary: Competitive

Do you live and breathe code? Have a passion for modern web development? As well as helping to maintain and update an exciting catalogue of bespoke projects, you will get to develop custom back-end solutions for exciting new websites while working with a very passionate team. You’ll get to develop with our own flexible custom CMS as well as working with the latest PHP frameworks.

Key Responsibilities

Write clean maintainable code

Design and create database schemas suitable for the project

When assigned to project, report day-to-day to the project manager, providing progress updates against tasks *

Thoroughly test your code in development, testing and production environments

Troubleshoot code issues Required Experience

Vast experience of modern PHP (7.0 +)

Good Object Oriented and MVC practices

Experience in building and using REST APIs

Excellent knowledge of MySQL/MariaDB and other RDBMS systems

Experience using git or other version control systems

Excellent ability to self-manage and keep to tight deadlines

Good problem-solving skills #

Ideal Skills:

Have experience using modern PHP frameworks (Laravel, Symfony)

Experience in building complex systems

Working knowledge of Linux server administration (CentOS & Ubuntu)

Knowledge of administering AWS

Experience working with Docker and containerisation technologies

Knowledge of writing bash scripts

Knowledge of CI/CD systems

Join us to create something remarkable.


Brilliant designers. Skilled developers. All-round good people. The team at Climb is built on experience and passion. Years in the industry have taught us how to get the best from a project. And our passion drives us to use the latest technology for the neatest solution: helping our clients achieve more.


If you would like to apply, please email your interest and CV to

Call us on 0191 594 7323