PHP Developer

From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a PHP Developer to join FTX Group, an exciting company innovating within the loan lead generation industry, based in Aldgate, London. We need someone to lead the in-house development of all websites and systems, ensuring best practice is met including safety, security, backups and scalability of infrastructure. The right candidate will relish the opportunity to solve complex logic based configurations, working mostly on backend systems and databases.

You will be challenged daily in an exciting and ever-changing environment surrounded by marketers, developers, editors and strategic leaders.

As a Developer your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Full software development cycle on a LAMP stack from planning, specification, coding, testing to deployment
  • Continue development of our websites, custom CMS and customer management / reporting portal - adding or improving functionality, integrating HTML into templates and resolving issues
  • Linux server administration
An ideal Developer will hold the following skills and attributes:

  • PHP - object-oriented programming and experience using a MVC framework
  • MySQL or a similar SQL database system
  • Git source control
  • Basic frontend development - HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Experience working with third-party SDKs and APIs
  • Apache 2 web server configuration
  • Linux server administration
  • The following skills and experiences are a major plus:
  • Experience working in the affiliate and/or lead generation industry
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Yii2 and/or Phalcon MVC frameworks
  • Composer dependency manager for PHP
  • Unit testing / test-driven development
  • Designing and building RESTful APIs
  • Continuous deployment tools - we currently use DeployBot
  • Continuous integration tools
  • Docker containers
  • NoSQL databases
  • WHM / cPanel server control panel
  • This role includes a magnitude of benefits:
  • A competitive bonus structure
  • Being part of an exhilarating, creative oozing co-working space, Us&Co
  • Competitive holiday allowances
  • Once a week every week, lunch is on us
  • Offices in one of the most innovative cities in the world, London
  • Relaxed, casual dress code, free beer on tap, serviced office rooms, free tea and coffee, free snacks, free breakfasts on Mondays and much more
  • Access to networking, lunchtime talks, workshops and events
  • Your working hours will be 9am-5.30pm Monday to Friday, in return for a competitive salary. For an opportunity to join this expanding company please submit your CV online.

    FTX Group, one of Ki’s first investments, is at the forefront of lead generation operating dominantly in the financial sector. FTX started with consumer credit needs and has since expanded to a much wider variety of products.