Senior PHP Developer

07 May 2021
30 June 2021
Job Roles
IT & Telecoms
Full Time
Contract Type
Undisclosed salary

Job Detail

We have a fantastic opportunity to join a well-funded tech start-up to create a remarkable web journey for its customers.

We are looking for a highly capable PHP developer to help drive change to our web offering. Our bespoke and propriety product needs a PHP developer comfortable with front-end frameworks used to working in LAMP stacks. The role is a mid-term transition to CTO, but remaining hands-on, so finding someone with great dev skills must be matched by ambition to lead and strategize.

For the successful candidate, share options are part of a considered package and substantially uplift the rewards.

Experience and Professional Competence

Skills required:

- 5 years commercial PHP development background
- Proficient within Linux and Unix development environments
- MySQL 5.7 or above
- A sound understanding of Apache webservers and associated stack features
- Understanding and adherence to SOLID practices
- Git or similar code control standard
- Experience with continuous integration / continuous deployment
- Ability to Showcase previous frontend deliveries or projects you have worked on
- A sound understanding of QA and testing environments, and the impact they make on successful delivery
- Knowledge of working in Agile or Iterative forums
- Technical and On-page SEO knowledge through tools and analytics

- PHP framework experience, Laravel, Symphony, or similar
- Some full stack experience would be of benefit
- Comfortable with TDD
- Experience of Containerisation and build pipelines
- Leadership qualities and the desire to lead

- Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field (or Equivalent Demonstrable professional experience
- 5 years’ Experience in software development PHP UI
- Passion for best design and coding practices