Application Programmers - PHP & MYSQL Technology

Recruitment Genius
Camden Town with Primrose Hill
12 Nov 2017
11 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Ongoing Development and Support of Bespoke Web-Based SoftwareApplications. This company develops innovative bespoke LAMP-basedweb-applications, workflow systems, mobile apps and websites acrossmultiple sectors including Finance, Charity, Health & Government.They are based in Kentish Town with a small office in Barcelona andcomprise of c35 passionate individuals. Clients include BBC, EnterpriseFinance, NHS, Galliard Homes, War Memorials Trust, Against Breast Cancerand Crisis. They are looking for Application Programmers to work both onfurther development as well as support of our bespoke web-applicationsdeveloped for our clients. You will join a busy team that furtherdevelops and supports all our existing bespoke web-based applicationswhere your time will be split between on-going product development andhands-on support activities. You will need to be a dependable,experienced PHP / MYSQL developer with the confidence and ability tomulti-task whilst remaining a clear thinker and communicator. They wouldexpect you to have a number of years experience working on multipleweb-based software applications written using LAMP technology, with theconfidence to multi-task. The ideal candidate will have: - 3 years'minimum experience as web-application programmer - Excellent spokenEnglish (essential) - Excellent OO PHP and any of the popular frameworks(Zend, Zend 2, Laravel etc) - Any exposure to JavaScript frameworks suchas jQuery, Angular, React, Sencha/ExtJs - Strong MySQL inc understandingthe role of indexing and the use of transactional programming - GITversion control experience & 3rd party API integrations exposure -Experience working within an Agile environment (SCRUM/XP) - The abilityto understand the nature, severity & impact of changes to existingcode - The experience of gaining a clear understanding of how existingbespoke applications work at a business and technical level, includingconfiguration & environment. - Experience making coding changes andfacilitating bug fixes along with QA & testing - A Degree inComputer Science, Maths, Sciences or technically-orientated subjectwould be looked upon favourably - WordPress experience & responsiveCSS using bootstrap or similar would be a bonus The role would suitpeople who are self-motivated about developing & maintaining highquality software and want to further their experience within web andmobile applications. You must be a dedicated team player to fit in theirbusy but relaxed working environment. Why Work For This Company? Jointheir friendly in-house team of passionate professionals. Experiencetheir relaxed office environment with a games area to think, chill, orblow off steam, complete with games consoles, pool table, table tennis,& endless supply of fruit, chocolate, soft drinks & beer. Theyare a sociable team and have regular evenings out, pizza Friday, as wellas out of town trips including abroad. - provided by Dice AGILE, BOOTSTRAP, COMPUTER SCIENCE, DEGREE, JAVASCRIPT, JQUERY, LAMP, MOBILE, MYSQL, NHS, OO, PHP, QA, SCRUM, WORDPRESS, WORKFLOW, ZEND