PHP Web Developer

Recruiter
Root2 Recruitment Ltd
Location
Saxilby
Salary
£17000 - £25000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PHP WEB DEVELOPER

SAXILBY, LINCOLN

£17 - £25k (DOE)

Own transport essential

We are looking for a PHP Web Developer to join our clients busy, energetic and growing web team. Are you an experienced PHP Web Developer looking for a technical challenge within a web development environment?

THE COMPANY

Is a modern, exciting, growing and forward thinking company who make a class leading business management software systems for over 10,000 users from many different sectors throughout the UK. High profile clients include, John Lewis, local authorities, the MOD and police forces.

The team is dynamic, creative, dedicated and diverse with a positive attitude and we are looking for the best people to join them in taking the company to its next phase of growth.

The Company currently turnover £7m and has over 165 staff working as Developers, Testers, Project Managers, Trainers, Sales People, Technical Support and Administration Services all whom enjoy working from the purpose built Head Office in Saxilby, near Lincoln. There is amble opportunity for career progression within this exciting company.

What the role involves:

- The development of PHP scripts linking the our client`s software to their client`s eCommerce web sites and modifying existing integrations as and when required by clients
- Develop custom extensions for a PHP shopping cart
- Balance a variety of concurrent projects and integrations
- Respond to technical support tickets relating to existing integration scripts and modifying these where necessary
- Collaborate with the web design team and frontend web developers to both express and understand development requirements
- Collaborate with internal departments to gather requirements and develop website integrations fulfilling unique customer requirements
- Participate in a team-oriented environment to develop complex Web-based applications

Essential skills:

- Experience of PHP scripting
- Solid experience and understanding of writing raw PHP solutions from scratch
- Good MySQL knowledge and general SQL
- Ability to work to dead lines
- Excellent problem-solving skills
- Excellent communication skills and a positive 'can do' attitude

Nice to have:

- Experience of eCommerce shopping carts e.g. Magento, Shopify, BigCommerce.
- Working with any open source PHP platforms e.g. WordPress
- MVC design pattern
- Hook based architectures
- Consuming web services such as SOAP, WSDL and RESTfull
- HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, Bootstrap, LESS, SASS
- Version control systems (Subversion, Git, Bitbucket)
- Laravel framework
- Blade and Smarty templating
- Experience using ticket management software such as ZenDesk

Working Hours

- 40 hours per week (8:45am - 5:15pm, Monday to Friday)
- 30 minute lunch break with morning and afternoon breaks

By working for this progressive company all staff enjoy the following:

- Competitive annual salary.
- Regular performance and salary reviews.
- Attendance bonus scheme.
- 3 weeks paid tuition
- 22 days paid holiday per year
- 8 days paid UK bank holidays
- Easily accessible modern and friendly working environment with free parking
- Weekly baskets of fruit for each department
- Childcare Voucher Scheme
- Company Pension Scheme
- Access to fully equipped private Company Gym

Key Words: Web developer, PHP, Saxilby, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Newark, Gainsborough