Lead Developer/Technical Architect - PHP, MySQL, Linux

3 days left

02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Tech Architect Lead Developer looking to tackle interesting challenges that push the limits of what you've done in the past? Are you a Lead PHP Developer with a passion for the web with a strong technical skill-set and team leader experience? Do you have significant commercial awareness in high-traffic consumer Internet environments? If so, please read on…

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 8 years commercial experience with PHP 5. and MySQL 5.0 working on a Linux server with good experience of Database Optimisation and Caching Technologies. You will sit just below the Tech Director and help perform some of the task that he does which are causing bottlenecks.

Required Skills:
At Least 8+ years of Commercial Experience and Knowledge of:
? PHP 5.
? MySQL 5.0, including database optimisation
? Linux
? Unit Testing
? JQuery
? Caching Technologies, such as MemCached, Redis or Varnish
? Ability to share and communicate ideas clearly, both orally and writing in impeccable English language
? Must have the ability to proactively lead development teams and provide technical direction
? Capacity to work independently or as part of a team and operate to tight deadlines
? Sense of humour please

Advantageous but Not Essential:
? Great knowledge of Apache, specifically Mod Rewrite
? Good working knowledge of Linux, including command line
? Server administration experience
? Ecommerce experience
? Smarty

What You Get:
?Competitive Salary!
?Career Growth and Financial Stability
?Excellent Benefits: Opportunity to work up to 3 days a week from home
?Access to our generous 'on-call support' scheme that could increase your income. Oh… and don't forget attractive Christmas BONUSES (it's given at the discretion of management, and it will depend primarily on your job performance and the company's overall financial performance)
? Company Pension Scheme
?20 days holiday entitlement + plus Bank Holidays leave + -and depending on when Xmas falls we normally do a complete shut down over Christmas and New Year, adding a good few days to your holidays.
?Enjoy a fun and casual culture, minus the corporate red tape
?Cool, Relax and Fun Atmosphere: Xbox downtime for those interested. And you will obviously be added to our FIFA participant list!
?Access to one of the best coffees in London
?Technology equipment - the best money can buy and is all bespoke to your requirements. We like ? (apple) here
?Fun team days: There is a great company SOCIAL LIFE including winter and summer events - we are all about keeping our employees happy-, as well as regular nights out with colleagues.

So, if you are a Lead PHP Web Developer with a passion for code, looking to improve your career within a company offering scope for progression, this could be a great opportunity for you!