Title: PHP Laravel Developer

Contract: Full time, permanent

Reporting to: Head of Digital

Location: Exeter, Marsh Barton

Working Hours: 9 – 5:30 Monday to Friday

Salary: DOE

We are a respected digital marketing agency, based in the South West. A passionate, strong and close knit team proudly putting digital strategy at the heart of everything we do. We are looking for an experienced Laravel/Vue developer familiar with GIT and ES6 and asset compilers i.e. webpack.

As a developer at Optix you will be confident in working without PHP/JS Frameworks and confident with MySQL, writing robust and efficient queries. You’ll be using your initiative on complex projects and confidently liaise with clients and the team.

Work is a big part of life so at Optix we like to make it fun with team lunches,  on site pool table, table tennis and darts. We also have an office dog, Spud owned by one of our dev team. We continually keep up to date with the latest technology and innovation and support each other both in and out of work.

Required Skills

  • Must have experience with VueJS and Laravel.
  • Must have experience with GIT.
  • Confident working without PHP / JS frameworks.
  • Confident with MySQL – able to write robust and efficient queries.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Able to use your initiative on complex projects.
  • Security conscious.
  • Familiar with ES6.
  • Familiar with asset compilers (i.e webpack).
  • Desire to learn and adapt to use modern technologies.
  • Confident when working in a team and with clients.


  • Experience with integration testing.
  • Experience with Vagrant and/or Docker.
  • Experience with managing open source projects.

If you are interested in applying for the role please contact

Please note. We are looking for someone to work in our office in Exeter.