Senior Backend Developer (PHP/Laravel)

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At Huel we are customer-obsessed and as we grow it is vital that we continue to deliver a world-class experience to our passionate community of Hueligans all over the world. Our engineering team is crucial to our online success and we are now looking for a Backend Developer to join our engineering team in Digbeth, Birmingham to help build and maintain a suite of web applications.

The ideal candidate will be comfortable building applications in modern PHP and will have at least 1 year of experience with Laravel.



  • Delivering exceptional, best of breed user experiences through Huel’s website and apps
  • Hands-on, improving the internal and external back-end systems
  • Evolving our web platform to support the business to shape our web strategy as the business grows and launches into new geographies
  • Working with our Ecommerce and marketing teams to shape our web strategy as the business grows
  • Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues



  • Experience with Lambda
  • Knowledge and experience working with Typescript
  • UNIX based system experience
  • Working knowledge of the Shopify Plus platform
  • Experience building and using GraphQL APIs
  • Knowledge of payment gateway services (Braintree/Stripe)
  • An understanding of basic server administration (Nginx)
  • Knowledge of continuous integration and delivery processes
  • Test-Driven Development approach
  • Background in computer science, mathematics and related disciplines


What we can offer you!

  • Competitive salary
  • Share options
  • Flexible working
  • Free on-site gym
  • Pension scheme
  • Optional private healthcare
  • Free Huel (of course!)



Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Huel Birmingham

Custard Factory
B9 4AA Birmingham Directions View page


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