PHP Developer

Location
Elgin
Salary
£18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
01 Apr 2019
Closes
29 Apr 2019
Ref
00093954
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You'll be working in a relaxed, collaborative studio environment where everyone gets to contribute and learn from each other. Individuals are encouraged to learn new skills and get involved with all aspects of game development and community building.

You will need to be a highly-organised individual with great code writing and implementation skills, ideally bringing a high level of both accuracy and aptitude to your work.

- You will be responsible for adding features to their existing server-side systems, debugging problems and rapidly responding to issues in a live environment.
- Work with PHP and MongoDB to implement various features and system required to bring their products to market.
- Explain server-side systems to their client-side team.
- Ability to write secure, fast and stable object-oriented code.
- Strong PHP programming skills.
- NoSQL Database experience.
- Knowledge of the JSON data format.
- Knowledge and experience with Git and source control.
- Operational familiarity with Linux servers. (Ubuntu / CentOS)
- Good teamwork as both a member and leader of a team.
- Ability to problem solve independently and as a team when required.
- Openness to change and new ideas.
- Self discipline and motivated.
- Commitment to excellence and an attention to detail.

Salary is negotiable and you will receive generous holidays, flexible overtime pay, and enrolment in their company perk scheme which offers discounts on cinema, shopping, technology and more.

The studio has two large kitchens, American pool table and a private gym, and they are situated right in the city centre with access to numerous shops, supermarkets, and pubs.

Elgin is a small but lively city just a few miles from the beach and beautiful countryside walks (or climbs, for the adventurous) and has great public transport links to the bigger cities of Aberdeen and Inverness.