Senior PHP Engineer - Southampton - £45k - £50k

Spectrum IT Recruitment
£45000 - £50000/annum benefits and training
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior PHP Software Engineer - LAMP, OOP, PHP5, HTML5, JavaScript

Southampton (near Botley, Hedge End, Bursledon)

£45,000 - £50,000k + excellent benefits & great company culture

Senior Software Engineer required to join a fast-growing web & digital software specialist based in the Southampton area - voted in the Sunday Times top 100 companies to work for, four years running!

Our client is an award-winning technology innovator working with some huge brand names including Sony, BBC, O2, Just East, Odeon, John Lewis, to name just a few.

This is a fantastic time for a Senior Engineer to join a fun, dynamic digital company that is continuing to grow and has excellent career prospects.

The ideal candidate will be proficient in OO PHP5, Object Oriented Programming methodologies, SQL, JavaScript and standards-compliant XHTML + CSS. Experience using a MVC framework like Zend.

The role will involve helping to deliver core system products and features based on award winning research. The products are a mixture of advanced web applications and complex back end scripts.

Key Experience:

* 5 - 10 years' experience in a senior development role
* Deep understanding of the software development lifecycle
* Delegation of projects within a team based environment
* Experience in Agile / Scrum development with a passion for TDD
* Expert in the OOP, LAMP and PHP5+
* Excellent technical writing skills

Skills Preferred:

* Object Oriented programming
* PHP5.6 / 7
* JavaScript
* Linux
* SVN, Git
* MVC framework (Ideally Zend)
* PostgreSQL DBMS
* TDD, Behat, Unit Testing

As a Senior Engineer you will earn a competitive salary between £45k - £50k dependent on experience.

Company benefits include: contributory pension, healthcare, life insurance, subsidised gym membership, paid for team events, 20 days holiday (additional 3 days after 1 year + your birthday off).

To apply, please send your CV or call (Apply online only).

Keywords: PHP5, OOP, Design Patterns, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL, SVN, GIT, Zend, TDD, PostgreSQL, Twitter Bootstrap, Southampton, Botley, Eastleigh, Fareham, Portsmouth