Java Derveloper - Complex E-Commerce Application

Talent Point Ltd
United Kingdom
45000.00 - 60000.00 per annum
13 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PHP Developer - Retrain to Python - Drive up your earnings! Python is one of the most in demand software languages in 2017 and thistrend does not seem to be going down, don't believe me? Go and have aquick look through some adverts now Ah you're Back? Brilliant. So if I had the opportunity for a strong PHP Developer to completelycross train into Python it would now be of interest, right? Well that isexactly what we have got at the moment, working for one of THEe-commerce brands in the UK. They have developed a complex platformwhich has revolutionized the way that they do business. It is extremelycomplex and allows them to be able to predict ordering patterns reducingthe need for them to have to have large volumes of product in stock. The PHP Developer will move across entirely into a Python Django rolewith the extensive support and training from their strong PythonDevelopment team, they have prior experience of assisting with thistransition and you will be making meaningful Python contributions at the6 week mark, this is with no prior Python Django experience. The PHPDeveloper will start by picking up less complex tickets to improve theirknowledge of the Python syntax and the platform and then move into veryAPI heavy work getting involved with complex integrations and newfeature requests. So what are we looking for from the PHP Developer in order to make thisamazing move? Simple, the main thing we need is a PHP Developer withstrong Object Orientated knowledge around building clean reusable codeusing principals such as SOLID. We expect the PHP Developer to havegained some commercial experience and be aware of best practices such asCI/CD, why Agile is beneficial and the benefits around working in a TDDenvironment and able to test your own PHP code. With Python Django ithas it's unique ORM as many of the PHP frameworks have so also ideallyyou will have experience with a PHP MVC framework such as Zend, Laravel,Symfony (With Doctrine), CodeIgniter or CakePHP. This is a fantastic chance to get away from PHP Development and intoPython Development opening many doors such as those into Big Data, morecomplex engineering and even into Data Science and of course driving upyour salary due to the demand for Python Developers. All this learningwhile working for a fantastic company that rewards their employees withan excellent social scene and a fantastic environment for Developerswith a focus on Agile, CI/CD and clean code. This position is available exclusively via myself so please get intouch so I can share more about this fantastic opportunity. Talent Point are a Hiring Communication business. We have designed anddocumented this vacancy alongside our customer and act as their solesource of applicants. Following a two-stage screening process that willinclude everyone who responds to this advert, we present a shortlist ofthree applicants for interview. Those on our shortlist can expectin-depth, accurate detail regarding the vacancy, a high chance ofsecuring the position, pre-booked interview times to plan around inadvance, no delays and complete transparency. No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds ofgender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexualorientation. Talent Point Ltd is an equal-opportunity employer and doesnot discriminate against these or any other class protected byapplicable law. - provided by Dice AGILE, BIG DATA, CAKEPHP, DJANGO, JAVA, MVC, PHP, PYTHON, SYMFONY, TDD, ZEND