Careers at Buckhill

We're always looking for talented individuals who embrace challenges to join our dynamic team

Working at Buckhill

We are a highly motivated and proficient team of technology experts with considerable experience in solving real world IT problems and implementing best of breed solutions. We offer an exciting and dynamic working environment where we support all of our employees to grow and develop through professional learning opportunities and engineering challenges.

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Cutting edge technology focused

We push the boundaries by using cutting edge technology to try and gain competitive advantage wherever appropriate.
It can be tough to keep up with the ever evolving software technology industry, but we love a challenge! We use the best innovations and technology to drive our products forward, which gives our customers the same advantage. Adopting better and more efficient technologies is always a priority for us.

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Creating innovative products to drive market change

We create award winning software products which help our customers to grow their businesses and succeed online.

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C2MS Insurance ERP
Multi-role options with many learning opportunities

Our software team are mainly focused in the financial services sector, identity access management and web user security solutions. Our managed services department work with various companies from around the world, ranging from complex database clusters for blue chips to automated scaling platforms for digital marketing agencies. There are many opportunities and roles you can potentially help us with, ranging from automated scaling of web applications to developing a modern workflow enabled transaction system. There are challenges to tackle in design, UX, automated testing, security, cloud infrastructure and many, many more!

Working alongside exciting tech companies

We partner and collaborate with exciting tech companies around the world, integrating and offering their solutions alongside our own. There are opportunities for you to work directly with these companies and gain valuable insight into how other organisations operate.

Sponsored professional learning
AWS Professional
PRINCE2 Project Management
Red Hat Certified Engineeer

We offer professional learning opportunities such as Red Hat (RHCE) certification, AWS professional exams, Prince2 certification and programming courses. We also subscribe to professional online learning resources which you can also have access to.

Opportunity to attend and speak at conferences

We organise and present at conferences whenever we can, giving lectures and talking with other professionals in our respective fields.

Socialising and team events

If you enjoy social events, we organise team and social gatherings and celebrate birthdays in style! We join other companies in our business complex for lunch, drinks, or something more adrenaline focused such as company vs company paintball and karting.

Our mission

Buckhill was born of a desire to help organisations communicate with their existing and potential customers more efficiently and effectively.
We do this through innovative thinking and problem solving software solutions.

Send us your CV

Interested in connecting with our (reasonably!) young and growing team?
Please send us your CV and a covering letter to employment@buckhill.co.uk.

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Introduction and job description

As part of our expansion plans we are looking for a talented PHP Developer to work in our Zagreb office.

You'll join our team of software experts, working with companies from different parts of the world on challenging and dynamic projects. We like to think our working environment is innovative and creative; no two days are ever the same!

As developers ourselves, we understand the need to continuously invest in the latest technologies whenever we can and are always open to new ideas and suggestions for improvements.

Due to the type of software we develop (eCommerce, Insurance and Identity Management), and the responsibilities we have towards our customers, we do expect self-motivated, hard workers who are able to think independently and who are passionate about programming.

We promote continuous self-development by providing you with educational opportunities, attending and optionally speaking at conferences (speaking is optional, if that’s something you enjoy :) ). We will also sponsor your professional certifications and reward your achievements.

Our package includes a competitive salary with benefits: free car parking, safe parking for bicycles, bonus schemes, flexible holiday arrangements, as much coffee and tea as you can drink - there's also a great restaurant around the corner for lunch! We also like to socialise with other friendly peers in our business centre from time to time.

We do not expect you to know everything; we're happy to work with someone who’s passionate and eager to learn and use their knowledge.


Your role in the team

  • Working on a dynamic and fast growing SaaS products, using cutting edge technologies hosted at Amazon Web Services, in a friendly and open-minded environment

Your responsibilities will consist of

  • Helping us to grow, maintain and optimise our software platforms
  • Following TDD principles when developing, creating quality, testable code
  • Joining in with troubleshooting and issue resolution
  • Following and contributing to our predefined development and design principles
  • Working and communicating effectively with peers and project managers


  • Our Zagreb development office is located at Zavrtnica Business Centre


  • At least 2 years of experience writing object oriented PHP code
  • Experience developing with JavaScript
  • An understanding of Agile Development
  • An understanding of version control processes

Desirable Experience

  • Experience with ORMs and writing complex queries in MySQL
  • PHP frameworks (Laravel/Lumen/Symfony, or other)
  • Managing complex projects with GIT
  • Designing and developing APIs as part of a service oriented architecture
  • Experience with coding PHP according to PSR

If you would like to apply for the position please complete the form below and we'll be in touch soon.

We're happy to talk

Our offices are open 8.30am - 7pm GMT, Monday to Friday - but you can always contact us via email. When we receive your email during opening hours, we aim to respond within 30 minutes or less. Should your email reach us out of hours, we will contact you when the office re-opens.

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