PHP Developer - Dixons Carphone - Loughborough
The Software Developer is a skilled individual who is responsible for the delivery of software projects to a very high standard. They would be required to organise their own working environment and take responsibility of software project technical delivery from start to finish. They would also be required on occasion to communicate with stakeholders to gather clear and concise requirements for development projects.
Software Developers would be creative and are expected to provide software solutions that are 'fit for purpose'. Solutions are expected to be in line with the business goals and objectives.
You will need:
- Experience of working with maintaining and creating PHP applications in a commercial environment using an industry recognised framework such as Symfony, Zend or Laravel
- Have worked on delivering Telecom eCommerce Websites from a software development perspective.
- Good knowledge of the underlying LAMP architecture and a working knowledge of LAMP server set up and maintenance
- Knowledge of MySQL and constructing well optimized queries
- Experience of developing applications and systems with security as a priority
- A willingness to carry out important work outside of office hours as and when urgent, out of hours support is occasionally required
- Passion for programming and all things tech is essential
Tech that we use, and others that may be advantageous:
- PHP (Symfony2,
- Zend, Laravel),
- CSS 3,
- Test Driven Development,
- PHP Unit,
- Functional testing.
What you'll get:
- Competitive salary with up to 30% annual bonus
- Choice of MacBook or Window/Linux laptop
- Flexible working hours with potential for 'work from home' days
- 25 days holiday + your birthday off (we'll even send you a box of chocolates to celebrate)
- Healthcare options, pension and more
- Great employee offers including Carphone Warehouse and Currys PC World discount card
- Relaxed working environment, no dress code, free coffee and pizza!
- Work as part of a creative and technically excellent team
- Great career development opportunities