PHP Developer - London - £55,000 - Kensington (W8)

YourCode - Software Development
Ref: 379 Date Posted: Wednesday 14 Oct 2020
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YourCode is partnering with a luxury leisure firm based in WC London, they have a great reputation for the delivery of their service. due to expansion, they are looking for a PHP developer to join their already successful team.

About the candidate
You are enthusiastic, bursting with ideas for ways to improve systems you work with and are always looking to improve your skills. You are ready to collaborate with your team and come up with more and more awesome solutions. You have experience in writing back end services in PHP and want to join a growing team, developing their website and contributing to their re-engineering to a modern microservice based architecture using technologies, including Symfony3/4, PHP7, MySQL and ElasticSearch. You want to work with a great team who care that they are doing the right thing in the right way.
PHP Symfony developer role in a Linux/Symfony environment. You will be contributing to the development an API-driven architecture, moving to a microservice pattern.
Key technical skills 

● PHP7 

● PHP frameworks e.g. Laravel, Symfony, Zend 

● JIRA - Agile, Scrum experience (sprints, retrospectives) 

● Excellent development principles such as DRY and SOLID 

● TDD/Unit testing 

● PHPSpec/PHPUnit 

● Relational databases ideally MySQL 

● Knowledge of design patterns 

● Leading and mentoring more junior developers 


Nice-to-have skills 

● Excellent knowledge of Symfony3/4. 

● AWS experience 

● BDD 

● DDD 

● Microservice experience 

● Experience working in the travel industry. Understanding how rates and availability of work would be a major plus. 

● Experience working with high-traffic websites 

● Experience of ElasticSearch 

If you want to work in a brilliant environment, with state of the art equipment in modern offices using up to date technology, plus like a challenge, this is the role for you, based in a great part of London which is 2 minutes walk from the tube train and bus station.

Please get in touch if you are interested or know someone who is as we do a great referral scheme