PHP Developer

McGregor Boyall Associates Limited
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

PHP Developer - Laravel 5 PHP Framework - PostgreSQL - Heroku - Amazon Redshift - REST API - PHPUnit - PHPSpec - Behat

We are looking for a PHP Software Developer with a very strong understanding of PHP, and experience building Laravel 5 applications. The ideal candidate will have managed applications deployed in cloud environments such as Heroku, and will have experience working with Twilio, and Amazon Redshift. The candidate will be working within an Agile development team composed of several other developers and project managers. This team is working to developing a new volunteer management system.


  • Develop secure, reliable and scalable PHP applications from existing specifications
  • Work with stakeholders and project managers to translate user needs into tangible solutions
  • Work well within a team, communicating and contributing to daily stand-ups and discussions
  • Ensure HTML, CSS (SASS), and JavaScript is efficient and maintainable

Required Skills

  • Experience writing and understanding object-oriented PHP
  • Experience with Laravel 5 PHP Framework
  • Experience with PostgreSQL
  • Proficiency in design patterns
  • REST API design
  • Software testing (PHPUnit, PHPSpec, Behat)

Highly desirable

  • Experience building applications which integrate with Twilio
  • Experience deploying and managing applications on Heroku
  • Experience working with Amazon Redshift

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.