Senior PHP Developer - Remote working

Jefferson Frank
40000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual
10 Oct 2019
28 Oct 2019
Contract Type

Senior PHP Developer - up to GBP60,000 - Newcastle-Under-Lyme -Remote working available

A big opportunity has arose to join a successful financial company that provides credit to retailers. They have grown 350% this year and are looking for developers to work on a greenfield project on topics such as machine learning and ecommerce. You will also get involved with the transformation of the DivideBuy estate from running on premise services to a AWS.

80% hands-on technical solution design and full stack development, including software and database design and development in PHP, Laravel, JavaScript, MySQL MongoDB and related technologies.

10% supporting business requirement definition to ensure good alignment to technical feasibility

10% mentoring / coaching of junior developers and third party providers

Core competencies:

  • Strong knowledge of PHP web frameworks (Laravel)
  • Understanding the fully synchronous behaviour of PHP
  • Understanding of MVC design patterns
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Knowledge of object oriented PHP programming
  • Strong knowledge of the common PHP or web server exploits and their solutions
  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system
  • Familiarity with limitations of PHP as a platform and its workarounds
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Familiarity with SQL/NoSQL databases and their declarative query languages
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git

Additional preferred competencies:

  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration / Continuous Development principles and application
  • Experience with public cloud architectures such as AWS or Azure and their marketplace services
  • Familiarity with Security standards and controls