PHP Developer

Premier IT
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PHP Developer

The Role

My client is looking for an experienced PHP developer to work on our Drupal based media platform. The PHP developer will be responsible for ongoing support and development on the system.

Key Responsibilities

  • Working within a team to develop and maintain solutions to business requirements primarily on a LAMP stack
  • Collaborating with developers / designers to build additional features on our Drupal based media platform
  • Ongoing maintenance of the platform including resolving functional and performance issues
  • Working with the wider IT department on integration with middleware services

Key Skills Required

  • Good knowledge of web technologies - essential
  • Practical PHP/MySQL experience - essential
  • Experience of working with large databases - essential
  • Experience of LAMP stack - essential
  • Knowledge of PHP frameworks - particularly desirable
  • Experience of Drupal - particularly desirable
  • Experience of Drupal module development - desirable
  • Knowledge of working with networking systems and multiple domains - desirable
  • Understanding of UNIX and source control systems - desirable

Educational Requirements

  • Educated to at least degree level in computer science at a UK University.
  • Another relevant degree combined with relevant in-house work experience would also be considered.

Experience Required

  • At least 2 years of proven experience of PHP web development is required
  • At least 2 years of proven experience of the LAMP stack is required

Personal Skills Required

  • Good project management skills would be an advantage. The role will involve co-ordinating with other development resource and internal experts to ensure a smooth development process to agreed timescales
  • Good problem-solving skills - As we integrate a range of technologies within our website infrastructure good problem-solving skills will be important
  • Excellent time management - requests/ projects need to be resolved in a timely and organised manner
  • Good communication skills - this role will bring you into contact with a variety of different people in the business and an ability to clearly communicate ideas will be important

Salary: £40,000 (Dependant on Experience)

If the PHP Developer Position is of interest to you, please apply for the role immediately.

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