PHP Developer - Backend

Talent Point Ltd
London, South East England
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PHP Developer

PHP Developer sought after by a company in the Travel space, they have been around a little while and making real headway with a great product that allows for the revival of directly booking with the hotel - as opposed to third parties. This company are going through massive headcount growth especially in the technical teams, as first and foremost they are a technology company.

The successful PHP Developer will be working on the backend of the system that is a truly complex piece of engineering involving complex custom built API's while consuming a number of other services. This role is all about writing clean, maintainable, reusable code it does not matter what level the PHP Developer is at as long as coding practices are appreciated. The framework of choice is currently Laravel, however, this could change depending on what the future holds, they are big advocates of using the best tool for the job. While working on the platform you will be working in a multi-functional Agile team, conducting pair programming exercises and code reviews to make sure learning is shared among the team.

We expect the PHP Developer to have some commercial experience and to be looking for a new challenge with a growing team while learning from some of the best Software Engineers in the business. Ideally, the PHP Developer will have worked in an environment where best practices are appreciated such as building clean code, CI/CD and be able to test their own code using Unit and/or Integration Tests. As mentioned previously the platform is built in Laravel, however, no prior experience is required, any MVC framework is fine.

This is a fantastic position that is a great step into an excellent well-organised development team while working on a platform that is making a massive impact in the travel space. You will get to work with the newest technologies such as PHP7, Laravel, AWS, Docker and always be offered the chance to up-skill throughout of work courses and conferences paid for by the company.

I'd love to be talking to people about this great company so please send over your CV for a full role briefing.

Talent Point are a Hiring Communication business. We have designed and documented this vacancy alongside our customer and act as their sole source of applicants. Following a two-stage screening process that will include everyone who responds to this advert, we present a shortlist of three applicants for interview. Those on our shortlist can expect in-depth, accurate detail regarding the vacancy, a high chance of securing the position, pre-booked interview times to plan around in advance, no delays and complete transparency.

No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law.