Junior Developer (PHP) - Sports-Based Mobile App

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London, South East England
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity for a Junior Developer who would like to step up at a rapidly-growing London-based Tech Startup.

The company connects sports fans, the On Trade and the world's biggest Live Sports broadcasters.

Currently valued at £5M, the company is made up of a team of passionate sport fans who unite behind an ambition to provide amazing experiences for sports fans.

The company has a profitable subscription-based model, currently with 2,500 clients which they aim to double to 5,000 by the end of 2018.

Their projects are on a range of platforms including their B2B portal, Android and iOS apps, desktop site, mobile site, CRM and CMS. There is also a significant amount of work to be done refactoring their code base and moving to PHP 7. As a growing startup, there is always plenty to be done but that is where the opportunity and excitement lies!

Skills and Requirements

Required Skills :

• Ability to manage a tech team and aware of agile methodology
• Strong experience in Information System Architecture and migration
• Fluent in PHP (5 years) and MySQL
• Comfortable with Symfony2 (at least 3 years), Twig and Doctrine
• JavaScript (5 years) and JQuery
• Git and Linux
• Happy to pick up other people’s code
• Attention to detail with focus on code quality and high standards
• data architecture

Desired Skills:

• Strong teamwork spirit
• AngularJS

Experience with:
• Unit Testing
• GoogleAnalytics
• Objective C and/or Android

This is an incredibly exciting time to join the company at this period of growth with the bulk of the tech architecture being rebuilt over the next 12-18 months.

Your mission will be to :
• Build and migrate their new core architecture - this will ensure their systems can manage future growth
• Organise the development of new features for their core platforms that drive value for their users and clients.

These are:
o Sport fans desktop and mobile websites
o Client portal (Symfony2, JQuery)
o Internal platforms (AngularJS, Symfony2)
o Mobile apps

The Technology Stack:
• Symfony2 on PHP 5.6
• Phalcon 3
• Apache
• OroCRM
• Sass
• JavaScript
• JQuery
• AngularJS
• React
• Android
• iOS
• RabbitMQ
• Xero
• Dotmailer
• Google Analytics
• Git
• Linux
• Docker

The salary range is £40-50K.