Web Developer

Tayburn build remarkable brands using storytelling and technology. We have picked up over 100 creative and effectiveness awards in the last five years and we are privileged to work with an enviable list of brands such as Heineken, The Weir Group, FNZ and Toshiba.


We’re looking for an enthusiastic Web Developer (middleweight to senior) to join our team in Edinburgh.

You will be responsible for the technical design and development of customer-focused websites and applications, using PHP. As well as the development of stunning and accessible website UI’s using the best front-end practices.

You will be part of a small dedicated team, working closely with designers, UX specialists and other developers to deliver high-quality web applications, as well as handling day to day maintenance and support requests.

Hosting configuration and server side knowledge would be a bonus.


  • Enthusiastic and passionate, actively keeping at the forefront of current and emerging technologies and approaches.
  • MODX experience would be ideal, but more importantly strong PHP skills and a willingness to evolve your skill set. Other PHP frameworks/CMS platform experience welcome (Symfony, Craft, Laravel).
  • Strong front end capabilities too – HTML, CSS, JS, frameworks such as Foundation and Bootstrap.
  • Experience working in a fast paced agency environment advantageous.
  • Maintain best practice coding standards.
  • Understanding of continuous delivery, version control, deployment and common Git workflows.
  • Understanding of technical SEO and optimising performance advantageous.
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills especially the ability to convey complex solutions in a non-technical manner.


  • 30 days holiday per year (including public holidays)
  • Extra 5 days after 3 years employment
  • Pension - auto enrolment after 3 months (3% company contribution, matched by employee)
  • Company bonus scheme


  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Childcare voucher scheme 
  • Debentures at Hampden (opportunity to buy tickets)
  • Car parking (on rota)
  • Summer party
  • Christmas party


How to apply

Please send your CV along with links to the strongest examples of your work, to the email address below.

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Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants. No agencies please.