Lead PHP Developer

Digitech Resourcing Ltd
London (Greater)
From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead PHP Developer

My client is looking for an excellent Lead PHP Developer to join Their team in London.

Working in this role, you will deliver wide range of high profile projects and features in collaboration with Product team, and develop and maintain code base of high quality, security, and performance.

You will be a hands-on Technical lead, managing and leading a small team that consists of

3-5 developers of various disciplines and experience. The developers use MacBook Pros, but there’s certainly space for Linux lovers. They are adopting and adapting agile development techniques such as test-driven development, continuous integration, and continuous delivery. They take responsibility for their code throughout the life cycle, deploying to production multiple times a day.

The technology stack includes PHP, Node.js, Python, Scala, AWS, Puppet, and early attempts in microservice architecture, so there’s plenty of opportunity if you’re up for the challenge.

Main Responsibilities – Lead PHP Developer
Take technical leadership on variety of projects, ecommerce platform, backoffice/internal systems, API services, there's something for everyone

Deliver projects according to agreed timelinesEnsure code is of high quality, secure and performant based on guidelines and principles agreed with Director of TechnologySubmit unit and functional tests with your code changesactive participation in agile ceremonies and peer code review processSkills & Requirements – Lead PHP Developer

Minimum 5-6 years of professional development experienceExperience developing for cloud environments, and dealing with problems of scaleExperience of leading/mentoring Developers.Proficient level of PHP5/7 and MySQLVery good understanding of OOP design and principlesModern PHP frameworks experience (ideally Symfony 3)Unit and functional testing (PHPUnit)Experience in Agile environmentExperience in Linux usage (Ubuntu)Experience looking after development teamBeneficial - Lead PHP Developer

DockerModern Javascript/ES6, ReactJS,NoSQL solutions (ElasticSearch, Cassandra etc)Experience in Node.js, python, golangDevOps, AWS services, Puppet, Jenkins, continuous deliveryTeam management
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