Senior Developer - PHP

Goldwater Recruitment Solutions Ltd
United Kingdom
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Developer - PHP - Fullstack London £60,000 - £65,000 DOE + Bonus + Benefits ***********NO WORK OR VISA SPONSORSHIP - UK RESIDENTS ONLY********* Bored of working in a job with no career prospects? Stuck at the level where no more investment is coming your way? Then read below: Our client is looking to expand it's reach and staff over the next 12 months, first step is getting in the senior professionals in to help with this organic growth. You will be part of this growth, the plan is 12 months from now you will be heading up a development team of your own, guiding the direction of the company as well as reaping the rewards - share options are involved in this position. Your responsibilities will include: Building the backend services - APIs which will power our platform that supports both web and mobile applications Refactoring, optimising and fixing the existing codebase for maintenance and scale Use test driven development and acceptance tests to ensure feature quality Be active part of our code review process, lunch and learn sessions. 5+ years of PHP experience Fullstack experience - you are going to eventually be the go to guy for technical queries Solid experience with MySQL, able to confidently scale services with gigabytes of SQL data. Work with 3rd party technologies and services (like Amazon S3, Stripe, Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ and others) Experience building (and then maintaining) REST API's in an Agile environment Experience writing unit tests (test driven development) Hands on experience with AWS would be hugely advantageous. What are we like to work for? As a scale-up tech business - we think fast, change fast and learn fast We have a small company feel, but with big company backers Open and honest atmosphere - input encouraged from everyone at all levels We are customer-focused and data-driven - isn't everyone these days? ***********NO WORK OR VISA SPONSORSHIP - UK RESIDENTS ONLY********* If you match the above skills, and maybe the role sounds like you would want more information, then please send your CV through for immediate consideration.
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