PHP Developer - Full Stack

Recruitment Genius Ltd
£20k - £30k pa
04 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This company is one of the UK's leading independent employee benefits and engagement companies offering a professional and innovative solution for clients of all sizes and across all sectors.

This solution is designed and built and implemented in house. They adopt a 'Scrum' agile methodology which allows for a collaborative delivery of their solution.

Job brief

They are looking for a PHP Developer who is dedicated to the craft, writes code that they are proud of and can hit the ground running.

What does a PHP Developer do?
A PHP Developer writes beautiful, fast PHP to a high standard, in a timely and scalable way that improves the code-base of their products in meaningful ways.

You will be a part of a full-stack creative team that is responsible for all aspects of the ongoing software development from the initial specification, through to developing, testing and launching.

- Write clean, well-designed code
- Produce detailed specifications
- Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality
- Contribute in all phases of the Agile development lifecycle and environment
- Follow industry best practices
- Develop and deploy new features to facilitate related procedures and tools if necessary

- Proven software development experience in PHP
- Demonstrable knowledge of web technologies including OO PHP 5.6+, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, MySQL, MS Office suite
- Desirables are PHP frameworks such as Symfony/ Laravel/ Zend
- Good knowledge of relational databases, version control tools (GIT, SVN) and of developing web services
- Experience in common third-party APIs and in building them
- Problem Solving
- Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas
- BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a r elated subject
- Understand the Agile development environment
- Desirables would be a knowledge of LAMP Development, Vagrant, Docker, JIRA, Bitbucket and Composer

They would consider 20k - 30K Dependant on your experience.

Benefits include: 20 days holiday with extra purchase option plus bank holidays, Pension scheme, Health Cash Plan, on site gym discount, Cycle to work scheme, Childcare vouchers, Tech Vouchers and a host of voluntary benefits to suit all tastes
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