Systems / PHP developer

Recruiter
Location
Kent
Salary
£28000 - £38000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Ref
DGphpKent65
Contact
Pearl Agbonifo
Discipline
Advertising
Specialism
Development & UX
Sector
Automotive
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Systems / PHP Developer, £28,000 - £38,000 +Benefits, Biggin Hill - Kent

Your main responsibility would be the production, modification and maintenance of back end applications. You'll also work closely with the UAT Coordinator to test your server-side code.

Fun fact: . The company was featured in a ‘fly on the wall' documentary. It gave insight into the day-to-day running of a growing business and the challenges faced by both customer and Merchant.

Duties & responsibilities

  • Helping to build functional requirements, technical design and implement application features
  • Field questions and solve problems for user support and client services
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by the Website Developers, with server side logic
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimisation of the application / database for maximum speed and scalability
  • Implementation of efficient, secure and scalable software
  • Build and maintain functional apps for the business
  • Building and modification of API's to enable system integration
  • Reporting on server load and other valuable statistics
  • Solve complex scalability, platform and integration problems
  • Be actively involved in company projects, to ensure the Development function is actively promoted

Experience

  • Minimum 3 years' full time experience in PHP development
  • Must be conversant with both object orient and procedural coding
  • Minimum 3 years' full time experience MySQL database design, optimisation and developmen (not necessarily a full DBA skillset)
  • Integration and exchange protocols (ex. XML, Soap, Json etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of application security (preferred experience with PCI DSS
  • compliant systems)
  • Basic Unix command line knowledge
  • Knowledge of html5, CSS and JavaScript (jQuery)
  • Experience working with GIT

If this role sounds like you then please do get in touch; pearl@digitalgurus.co.uk