PHP Developer - SW London

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
United Kingdom
35,000 - 45,000
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PHP Developer - SW London

· Understanding requirements / functional specifications.
· Coordinating with co-developers and other related departments.
· Provide task estimations and deliver quality code on time.
· Ensure all PHP code suitable for automated unit testing and own code coverage.
· Participate in regular bug fixing.
· Keeping up to date with the latest server sire technologies.
· Provide leadership and guidance to other team members.
· Undertake Peer code reviews.
· Facilitate Pull / Merge requests from feature branches (version control).
· Maintain and ensure the stability of the master / trunk branch (version control).
· Deploy code on QA / UAT / Production environments (under instruction from the release manager).
· Coordinating with Project Manager, Support Manager, Release Manager and Product Owner

Required Skills
· Excellent Analytical and Problem Solving Skills.
· Must have capacity to work independently and also as a part of team.
· OO PHP including PHP 5.3 and above
· MVC frameworks including Symfony2 in particular
· database technologies including mySQL 5.5 and above
· SQL query language.
· NoSQL databases (mongodb)
· unit testing tools (phpUnit).
· development tools (PHP_CodeSniffer, PHPMD, phpDocumentor)
· profiling software (xdebug, webgrind, KCachegrind)
· version control systems such as Git
· dependency management tools (composer)
· CentOS, Fedora and Ubuntu operating systems.
· Bash (shell) command line tools.
· Apache2 and Nginx web server software.
· Good understanding of Design Patterns
· Good understanding of TDD (Test Driven Development)
· Agile/Scrum development process
· Excellent communicator, both written and verbally

For immediate consideration please email

Urgent role - please apply now!

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.
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