Senior PHP Developer - Leeds

To £60,000 plus excellent benefits
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior PHP Developer - Leeds Senior PHP Developers required by an outstanding solutions provider in Leeds, West Yorkshire. As can be seen by the skills list below, this is a huge opportunity to build on your current skillset across a diverse range of technologies. All skills listed are fully utilised by my client. As a skilled PHP Developer, you should have skills in most of: * Recent Object Oriented PHP Experience * Knowledge of and experience in JavaScript, jQuery, HTML/XHTML and CSS * Computer Science or related background * Strong Object Oriented skills * Skilled in the fundamentals of computing, e.g. logic, data structures, algorithms, low-level architecture, systems infrastructure, network stack, etc. * Experience working in an Agile team * Experience with one or more unit test frameworks * Exposure to continuous integration, build tools and scripting * Use of source code version control using tools such as Git, Subversion or Mercurial In addition, any experience of the below is a benefit: * Frameworks such as Symfony, Zend, Laravel and CodeIgniter * CMS exposure such as Drupal and Wordpress * Experience consuming RESTful services * Experience of other languages such as Java, Python or C# * HTML5/CSS3 * LESS/SASS * AngularJS * Other JavaScript libraries such as Backbone, Knockout or Ember * User experience design and testing * Web/network application frameworks such as Node.js, Flask, Tornado. Understanding of non-blocking I/O * Bootstrap/Foundation * Experience consuming RESTful service * Automated testing including unit, integration and end-to-end testing * Selenium (or similar) knowledge/experience * Working with Agile project administration systems such as Jira * CI systems such as Jenkins, Hudson, Teamcity * Git * Web Server technology such as Apache and Nginx * Good knowledge of SQL or NoSQL databases * Experience in developing in a cross-browser environment * Working knowledge of diagnosing browser compliance and performance issues * Working knowledge of modern user interface design patterns and practice * Exposure to Test Driven Development or Behaviour Driven Development methodologies * Experience of multiple operating systems: Windows, Linux, Mac OS * Exposure to enterprise messaging technologies / ESBs (JMS, AMQP, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Tibco EMS, IBM WebSphere MQ) Key Responsibilities * Project Delivery: the day-to-day responsibility for technical aspects of a project, both internally and at client sites * Analysis/Design: understand functional/non-functional requirements to produce well designed software and communicate the design to others * Software Development: construction and testing of software components to a high standard within a team * Quality Assurance: understanding system test plans and testing. Eliciting and documenting System Functional and Non-Functional Requirements To Apply In order to be considered, please send your CV ASAP stating current package and availability details. Full spec available.
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