Current Vacancies

Senior PHP Developer

Talisman Innovations is a growing software company, establishing a new presence on the South Coast. We have an opening for a capable Senior PHP Developer to join our creative company.

Talisman develops and markets TIDE, a retail integration PaaS – we allow retailers (and the agencies they work with) to connect cloud-based retail systems quickly and easily – we cover systems such as: eCommerce, EPOS, Finance, ERP, CRM, Inventory.

We’re an early stage team looking to grow our capacity to develop the platform further with new connectors being added and custom connection projects undertaken.

We need you to have 5+ yrs. of PHP / Symfony experience, and a good knowledge of APIs and integrations.

This role will be client facing, including: attending business development and client meetings, undertaking business analysis with the client and the systems that we connect with.


About You

  • Proven skills in building large web and CLI applications in PHP 7 / Symfony 3
  • Experience building clients for REST and SOAP based APIs
  • Practical experience of development tools and methodologies – SCRUM, Git, JIRA, PHPUnit, Postman etc.
  • Experience in business analysis and documenting requirements
  • Someone who is self-motivated and can work autonomously
  • Clear and concise communicator
  • Someone who can contribute ideas for the platform
  • Team leadership or scrum master experience a plus
  • Some knowledge of retail business and platforms would be useful


Our Current Technologies

  • PHP v7
  • Symfony v3/4
  • MySQL v5.7
  • Bitbucket & GitHub
  • JIRA
  • AWS
  • …we’ll help you get up to speed with the platform and any new technologies


Salary and Benefits

  • £40,000 – £45,000 per year
  • Office-based – Location: Bournemouth (near the town centre)
  • Option of home working from time-to-time
  • 24 days’ holiday + Christmas shutdown, plus public holidays
  • Training opportunities
  • Childcare vouchers


This position offers an opportunity for the right person to be involved in the development of a growing business that will be focused on a new approach to connecting systems and retail operations.  We are an open and straightforward employer and believe in developing our people to the best of their abilities. Talisman management look to share our success with all our employees.

To Apply:

Please send a copy of your CV and any supporting material to:

Nic Snape

We are an equal opportunities employer.

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