Senior Software Developer - PHP

£30000 - £37000 per annum
12 Jan 2017
09 Feb 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity to join a fast growing SaaS company specialising in address capture and validation. Their products incorporate data from a variety of sources around the world and deliver it via a high-availability web service. Their clients include some of the best known brands and range from ecommerce startups to FTSE100.

Their API is hosted on Amazon EC2 and Rackspace cloud platforms and is built with a mix of open-source and proprietary technologies. It is fast, resilient and scalable. They looking for an experienced and motivated developer who can hit the ground running.

Your Role
- Participate in the entire life-cycle of their core API platform
- Benchmark and optimise the indexing and search algorithms
- Design and maintain platform automation and monitoring systems (DevOps)
- Keep abreast of new, relevant technologies
- Collaborate with clients on integration projects
- Brainstorm and prototype new product ideas

Required Skills
- Solid working knowledge of PHP and the LAMP stack in general
- Experience of using server-side frameworks
- Experience of building and consuming web APIs

Desirable Skills
- Experience of handling large data sets (indexing, searching, retrieval)
- Experience of full text search (algorithms, engines)
- DevOps experience
- Front-end libraries and frameworks experience
- Broad knowledge of server side languages and frameworks

You will be someone who enjoys an informal environment. A sense of humour is essential. Ability to pick up new concepts and be proactive is important.

Over to You
There will be opportunity to be involved new projects, and product ideas. You will be able to make a real difference and have the opportunity and scope to build your skills and broaden your experience.

Get the Recruitment Genius Advantage today. As the UK's largest online recruitment advertising company placing more candidates than anyone else.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs