Full Stack Web Applications Developer | Full or Part Time

Recruiter
Recruitment Revolution.Com Limited
Location
Oxford
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Full Stack Web Applications Developer | Full or Part Time - Award-Winning Tech Company
Oxford
Negotiable Salary + 27 days Plus Bank Holidays + Company Share Options, Pension Contributions


++ We are an award-winning and rapidly growing educational technology business providing online teaching and learning resources to hundreds of thousands of teachers and students around the world. It is based in Oxford, UK. ++

We?re looking for a Full Stack Web Developer to join us and help produce the very best education technology resources for teachers and students, in all stages of web development.

You?re a great match if you are an smart all-rounder with experience of building web applications in PHP, equally at home on back-end optimisation and efficiency as on UX at the front-end.

Location: Oxford, UK
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Hours: 9-5 weekdays
Holiday: 27 days plus bank holidays
Benefits: Company share options, pension contributions

You will improve and maintain the web application:

+ Work on optimizations, identify and remove performance bottlenecks
+ Document all the work you do in a clear and sensible way
+ Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of applications
+ Work with existing users and the team to design new features
+ Understand and implement security and data protection solutions
+ Write unit tests for your own code
+ Spend half a day a week on customer support on phone, online chat and email so you have a great understanding of our users' needs
+ Stay up to date on relevant technologies, understand trends and opportunities that ensure we are using the best techniques and tools

You will have:

+ Expert knowledge of PHP and MySQL
+ Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, JSON
+ Understand principles of developing scalable web platforms (code optimization, performance tuning, database normalisation, query optimisation)
+ MVC Framework experience
+ Experience of responsive design
+ A good understanding of version control with Git
+ Experience using and developing REST APIs
+ Excellent communication and social skills
+ Excellent written and spoken English

Ideally, you will also have:

+ Experience with Zend Framework
+ AWS server management
+ Experience with Redis or Memcache
+ IT degree
+ Experience of developing, deploying and maintaining high volume production web applications and/or web API services

You?re a good fit if you:

+ Get stuff done, but you also care about the quality of your work
+ Are always learning about new technologies and looking to advance your skills
+ Like to manage projects with many moving parts
+ Want to work in a rapidly changing business

Note: an enhanced DBS check is required for successful applicants

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Full Stack PHP Software Developer, Software Programmer, PHP Web Applications Developer, SaaS Developer, Software Systems Developer, Software Engineer, Full Stack PHP Developer.

Interested? Just Apply Below...

...But first a little formality. By applying you implicitly consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. If you have any pre-application questions please email team [at] ************************* quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.


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