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Senior PHP Developer

Senior PHP Developer – PHP, Symfony, Laravel, OOP – London - £40-60K

PHP, LAMP, Linux, JavaScript, HTML, Laravel, Symfony, Zend, TDD, OOP

My client, a business specializing in customer retention through online rewards, based in central London are looking for a Senior PHP Developer to join their expanding team. My client is going through an exciting period of growth at the moment triggered by a change in senior management there is a renewed focus on driving digital innovation across the business, for them this starts by hiring excellent personnel to add to their team. This role is a new position working within a current team with a mix of PHP and Front End Developers.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a senior-level understanding of backend PHP/LAMP technology. My client currently use a mixture of Symfony and Laravel as part of their tech stack so we are looking for candidates with PHP framework experience. You will operate as a senior member of the team reporting directly into the Development Manager, as a senior within the team you will be expected to provide technical guidance and leadership to the more junior members of the team. We are looking for someone who has a problem solving attitude who likes to take the initiative and look for solutions opposed to waiting for instructions – this position would really suit someone looking for a supportive but ultimately trusting environment.

Key Skills:

- OOP PHP experience
- In depth knowledge of either: Symfony (2 or 3) or Zend (2 or 3)
- Familiarity with Laravel
- Understanding of Automated testing and TDD
- Some understanding of Front End technology
- Exerience with high traffic APIs and sites
- Great verbal and written communication skills

Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + Benefits
Location: London (Shoreditch area)

We offer a competitive referral scheme if you know someone who could be interested in this role please call Jamie Harding on 0207 240 0088

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