PHP Developer

Swift Touch
Reigate, Surrey
£30000 - £35000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client is looking for an enthusiastic and creative PHP developer to join their team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the world of development and a keen builder of innovative, thought provoking websites, web applications and mobile sites.

Salary & Benefits:
• Depending on experience
• Flexible working
• Frequent work socials
• Exciting opportunity to join to a growing company with an impressive client list
• Unlimited tea and coffee at your disposal!

The Role:
This is a permanent role for a PHP developer. You must have experience developing content managed websites and web applications using PHP5, MySQL, HTML, JavaScript and CSS. You have a keen interest in developing experience in a mobile apps which – which should you wish to cross train we will support with internal resources and training.

You must be hard working and creative, a strong team player with a desire to learn new skills. You should enjoy keeping up to date with new technologies and be able to understand their use in the real world for clients that work in different sectors. You must be a good communicator in written and spoken English, comfortable talking to clients when required.

Required Skills:
• Thorough understanding of Object Orientated programming
• 2+ year experience of best practice development, including PHP, MySQL, HTML, JQuery & CSS
• Understanding of security and documentation best practice for development projects
• Understanding of version control in a multi-project environment
• Creative and hardworking with an eye for details
• Ability to self-manage and understand objectives from a client’s point of view
• Excellent verbal / written communication skills

Desired Skills:
• Mobile development experience on any platform
• Understanding of graphics editors such as Adobe Photoshop, GIMP or equivalent
• Experience of using RESTful web services, XML and API integration
• Experience of cross-platform rollouts