Php Developer / Web Devleoper

RH Technology
West London
£40k - £50k pa
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a PHP/UI Developer who has got commercial experience in PHP development, I have an amazing opportunity for you. The role would give you the perfect opportunity to learn new technologies within diverse environment.

The role is based near Earl's Court and for the right candidate the client is willing to pay £40,000/50,000

You will be supporting and develop our digital products in accordance with the business and technology objectives. Participation in stand-ups and planning meetings is essential. To work closely with the Technology Leadership Team to ensure that our implementations meet the technical objectives and departmental standards and practices.

- Ensure key developments are professionally designed and implement multi-media experiences in-line with the business specifications that also comply with the department standards and practices
- Work closely with all members of the Agile team to deliver high-quality code that is tested and delivered across the full the Software Development Life Cycle
- Participate in all Agile planning meetings and stand-ups
- Ensure all code is tested and code reviewed to the highest standards
- Enhance the delivery and quality of the digital proposition products within the business.
- Be a significant contributor to the team-based efforts to create exciting and successful digital products which will be the basis of the company's future revenue growth in the Media sector
- Adapt quickly to changing environments, concepts and emerging technologies to assist in the future roadmap of our products and consumer experiences
- Participate in and contribute to the technical vision for the wider development team
- Demonstrate enthusiasm for the craftsmanship and engineering aspects of software development

Candidates will be required to command good communication skills and work well within a team structure, a proven ability to develop new skills and an intermediate understanding (expected to achieve a result over 80% in the relevant technology test) of the following:

- PHP5 and MySQL
- Standards-compliant HTML5, performance CSS3
- Mobile-first web development
- Proficient in writing plain JavaScript (ECMAScript 5) including OOP, DOM manipulation and performance
- Progressive enhancement
- RESTful API development and consumption
- Caching solutions
- BDD / TDD / DDD and use of mocks and dependency injection e.g. PHPUnit, Jasmine
- Effective debugging
- Source Control Management including branching (SCM) e.g. Git
- Problem solving using code
- Design Patterns
- Object-oriented principles
- Agile Methodologies

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