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15th Aug

PHP Developer

— Work with one of Britain's best bosses

  • Join a tech-flexible company; take part in choosing languages, tools and methods.
  • Help local and international students.
  • Work with the best tech on the market in PHP, Laravel and AWS.

An international start-up is looking for multiple mid-weight to senior developers who are ready to take that next step-up and join a growing team in an ambitious company with big plans. You will be working with a tech founder who has already built a company known as “one of the best places to work in the UK” aiming to take this one on the same journey. It’s not essential that you have a history of commercial experience, but you must be able to demonstrate projects and examples of work/code.

What skills you’ll be needing

  • You will have worked and feel comfortable with PHP, Experience using MVC frameworks – Laravel, Symfony and Zend.
  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript knowledge would be beneficial.
  • Have an interest in AWS.
  • Any creation of REST API’s would be great.
  • Ideally you will have worked with things like Git, Grunt, Gulp and Webpack.
  • Good communication skills
  • The desire to pick up new technologies and train hard to become the best.

What you’ll be doing

As a developer in this critical team, you will be involved from the start on this brand new product being built from scratch, with a fresh slate to be a part of choosing your languages, tools, methods and sprint times you will be expected to be creating a code base that will excite potential hires. As you will help run things from the start everything needs to be tidy and you must maximise efficiency, you must take an innovative approach to this product and play an important role of creating something brilliant from the get-go. There will be progression options as the team grows, there’s lots of flexibility and training, you will get daily mentorship. It’s expected you document your code, keep the lead developer up to date and make sure you are hitting deadlines.

What you’ll get in return for your talents

As mentioned, before you will be working with one of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs who built a company from the ground up and sold it for £150million, he is on a journey for round 2 and you can be a very close part of that. In line with what has been said above with the autonomy in this role you will also receive a generous salary, 25 days holiday that can increase, flexible working (up to 4 days remote), a good pension plus more – these benefits will be improving as the company grows with the aim to match some of the best benefits in the country. Along with the autonomy, the benefits and the general opportunity you will be on the forefront of technology working with some incredible talent.

What’s next

Want to know more? Send in your CV now to Callum -; 01179269530.

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Callum Davidge

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