Web Developer - PHP

Location
Glasgow
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Ref
00064812
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Established 1980, operating from 10 locations, over 110 employees, annual turnover over £24 million.

This company is part of Europe's largest distributor of home fitness equipment. Established 1980, this company is an Investor in People, and operates from 10 locations in the UK with a head office based in Glasgow.

What the job will involve:

- Being part of a successful ecommerce team
- Acting quickly to solve any development related problem as they arise
- Participating in the delivery of new websites using Agile delivery methods
- Developing on enterprise level CMSs

They are a laid back bunch but extremely dedicated to ensuring the success of their online business. Over the years the department has grown which is a large part due to its success and its increasing investment in digital.

They have their own in-house digital marketing team, developers and graphic designers.

It's very similar to an agency environment in the sense that no two days are the same. They are constantly integrating new technologies into their website to help improve customer experience and ultimately increase revenue.

Required Skills & Experience

Candidates will ideally have experience developing for ecommerce websites but equally important is a can-do attitude and a willingness to learn new skills.

The following is also required:

- Experience in PHP web development
- Experience of version control tools such as GIT
- Excellent problem solving skills and a passion for development

What would be a bonus:

- Experience developing for Magento & Symfony
- Experience of MySQL
- Knowledge of Grunt & Gulp
- Knowledge of Docker
- Familiarisation with Web Services (SOAP / REST)
- Ecommerce experience

They look forward to receiving your application. They offer competitive rate of pay, staff discount and 29 days annual leave including public holidays.