PHP Developer/Architect - Central London - £52,000pa

Recruiter
Edison Hill Limited
Location
Central London, London
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is looking for a PHP developer/architect who is dedicated to their craft, writes code they are proud of and can hit the ground running. You will be a part of a creative team that is responsible for all aspects of the on-going software development from the initial specification, through to developing, testing and launching.

You will need to write beautiful, fast PHP to a high standard, in a timely and scalable way that improves the code-base of my clients products in meaningful ways.

You will be a part of a creative team that is responsible for all aspects of the on-going software development from the initial specification, through to developing, testing and launching.

Responsibilities

? Write "clean", well designed code

? Produce detailed specifications and designs

? Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality

? Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle

? Follow & implement industry best practices in all aspects of the SDLC

? Work with multiple internal and stakeholders to gather and document requirements

? Ability to mentor Junior Developers.

? Work with the head of development in estimation exercises

? Work with the Chief Architect/C.T.O to ensure designs are fit for purpose

? Take technical responsibility of large projects

? Code Reviews

Requirements

? Minimum of 5 Years of proven software development, experience in PHP a must.

? Ability to work at the UX/UI level as well as core server code.

? Understanding of open source projects like Joomla, Drupal, Wikis, osCommerce, OpenCart etc

? Demonstrable knowledge and experience of web technologies including HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX etc

? Track record of using Javascript libraries such as Angular and Bootstrap.

? Good knowledge of relational databases, version control tools and of developing web services(mySQL,Git)

? Experience in common third-party APIs (Google, Facebook, Ebay etc)

? Experience in integrating with Payment Services Providers and Payment Gateways and the implementation of such services in a range of products.

? Awareness of DPA and PCI demonstrated in design and code

? Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas

? BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject a bonus

? Must have real life industry experience in the whole SDLC.

? Ability to work in a fast changing development and business environment.

? Ability to work by yourself or in a team.

? Use of multiple Operating Systems(not just windows)

? Ability to code in not just PHP, desirable.

? Ability to use Graphic Manipulation packages such as GIMP and PhotoShop