Software Developer
Anywhere in Scotland
Up to £35,000

Senior PHP Developer

Ref: 143| Posted: 3rd Dec 2018

Our client is looking to appoint an experienced PHP developer to work in their Glasgow office.

The role will involve working within a dedicated, enthusiastic team to develop the company’s microservice-driven digital platforms.This is a great opportunity for a developer with a genuine passion for developing customer-focused applications using modern development architecture and following best-practice.

You will work closely with developers, designers, and a range of wider teams to develop our business assets.  Strong teamworking and communication skills are a must.

Education

Candidates will preferably be educated to degree level in Computer Science, Web Development, or similar.

Required Skills

The ideal candidate will also fulfil the following criteria:

  • Strong procedural and OO PHP skills
  • Strong knowledge of a modern PHP framework (Symfony preferred, but strong experience in Laravel, Zend, or Magento will be considered)
  • Strong SQL skills with emphasis on relational database design
  • Working knowledge of front-end technologies, including HTML5, jQuery, compiled CSS
  • Experience with a version control system such as git
  • Experience with front-end build systems such as Gulp, Grunt, etc.

Experience with the following would also be beneficial, though are not required:

  • Docker
  • AWS
  • Behat
  • Nginx

Experience

Ideally, a minimum of 5 years of experience, including work with one of the above-mentioned frameworks, but technical expertise will determine the correct candidate.