Senior PHP Developer

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Software Development
Reference: RW17
Senior PHP Developer - Newcastle upon Tyne

We’re currently looking for PHP Developers to join one of the UK’s largest and leading eCommerce businesses who are looking to expand their existing PHP project teams to help support and grow existing eCommerce platform.

As part of the role, you’ll be using Laravel and Vue to build an new solution that will enable online retailers to quickly and easily sell across an even wider range of marketplaces, with greater functionality and increased automation.
What you’ll be doing:

• Supporting to the full life-cycle of key Multi-Channel projects
• Writing robust, elegant and efficient code in PHP, MySQL
• Lead developer responsibilities on large scale projects alongside Team Lead
• Producing technical specs, setup guidance and user instructions
• Working to development processes, procedures and standards
• Contributing to technical discussions, decisions strategies
• Carrying out regular, relevant research in new tech and approaches

What you need to have:

• Experience with modern PHP frameworks such as Laravel, Codeingitor etc.
• Commercial experience of RESTful APIs
• Excellent knowledge of PHP and MySQL
• Ability to learn - OAuth, Redis, VueJS, Elastic Search,
• Git
• A minimum of 3 years of commercial experience
• Commercial experience of eCommerce platforms (not essential)

What they've got to offer:

• An excellent and competitive salary
• Great progression options
• A great working environment at our centrally-located and stunning Newcastle office
• Unlimited holidays
• Flexible working options to give you a great work-life balance
• Cycle-to-work scheme & discounted gym memberships
• Pension

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