PHP Developer

Gear4music Ltd
15 Sep 2018
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Gear4music is looking for a PHP Developer in Manchester. We’re looking to further grow our team of PHP developers with likeminded individuals who want to bring innovative solutions to the forefront.

Job Overview

Reporting to the Development Team Lead, you will be a PHP Developer ensuring the delivery of key development projects allowing for the improvement of core systems and supporting the growth of our E-Commerce and ERP platforms.

Being at the forefront of online retail requires continual investment and development in our front and back-end web systems. We're looking for people who can bring fresh ideas from all areas including, system architecture, software engineering, process analysis and security. We need versatile engineers who display leadership qualities and are enthusiastic about tackling new problems across a range of business areas.


Develop the underlying enterprise systems that underpin the operations of the business, primarily in OO PHP.You will collaborate with key stakeholders and team members to define feature specifications and be involved in technical discussions.Working with the operations team you’ll help improve the architecture while building and scaling back-end services and build new features with consideration for testability and extensibility.You will ensure that technical decisions support our goals of performance, quality, reliability, scalability, availability and security.Experience
A background in commercial development, most likely on E-Commerce or high volume transactional systems.A solid understanding of OO PHP and associated practices.A track record of constant learning and understanding of software patterns

Strong MySQL knowledge, working with large & complex schemas, an interest in performanceInterface development with HTML5, SASS/CSS, JavaScript (including frameworks - AngularJS, Bootstrap, jQuery, ExtJS)Production experience with UNIX/Linux environmentsExperience building highly scalable and complex distributed systemsExperience with Cloud ComputingAn interest in performance (from micro-optimisations in PHP code, MySQL schemas & queries through to progressive web)Experience with any of the following is a plus (but none are required): Elasticsearch, Solr, Composer, Vagrant, Capistrano, Puppet, GitHub, Continuous Integration, Jenkins, Codeception, PHPUnit, Docker, Kubernetes, GCP, App Engine, Datastore, xhprof.
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