Senior Software Engineer - PHP - Manchester City Centre

£30000 - £45000 per annum
12 Jan 2017
09 Feb 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
This company builds the systems that run the e-commerce technologies for a number of major UK retailers.

Their software platform is developed in-house - excellent code standards and constant innovation is critical to their success. They deliver some of the most ground breaking, customer-centric experiences available.

They also put a lot of effort into being an excellent place to work; There is constant knowledge sharing, regular social activities and spacious offices in the heart of the City, as well as many of the usual perks associated with a successful tech firm including child care vouchers and bike to work. Crucially, they take pride in developing an environment suited to the best developers and respect everyone as an individual. If you are looking for a place to expand and apply your knowledge in a business that treats you as the professional you are then this is the place to be.

They are keen to strengthen their team with a further senior developer. To an extent your role will be based on what you bring beyond your core OO PHP skills, but responsibilities will include:

- Application development, mainly in OO PHP
- Getting involved in technical discussions and sharing subject matter expertise
- Building new features with consideration for testability and extensibility
- Sharing knowledge internally and externally via internal discussions / presentations and technical blog posting
- Constantly pushing your back-end development abilities


- Commercial e-commerce development experience
- A passion for PHP development
- A solid understanding of OO programming concepts.
- Good knowledge of SQL

Strongly Preferred:

- JavaScript
- Linux and/or UNIX

A developed understanding of website and interface aesthetics would also be an advantage.

Responsibilities will ultimately play to your strengths and salary to your worth. They are conveniently located in the heart of Manchester.

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