PHP Developer

Location: Worcester
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Software Development
Reference: RW35
An excellent requirement for an experienced Software Developer who is looking for a company where they can make a significant impact. This will provide the opportunity to work for a company that are invested in their people as well as ensuring they have a stable future.

In This Role
The successful candidate will be key in building developing the next major version of the clients software platform, ensuring it is a scalable, enterprise-ready data platform.

The person
• A software developer with a strong, hands on background in PHP development is needed.
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Ability to work to deadlines
• Ambition to improve
• Enthusiasm to work on innovative software projects
• Ability to adapt

Technical Requirements
• Object Oriented development experience with PHP 7
• Experience with MySQL or similar
• Solid understanding of HTML 5, CSS and JavaScript
• Solid understanding of current web standards and best practices
• Experience with Unit Testing frameworks such as PHPUnit or similar
• Solid understanding of REST API design
• Working knowledge of the Git version control system

Nice to have skills
• Experience with Magento shopping cart platform
• Experience with Node.JS
• Experience with NoSQL databases and Big Data
• Working knowledge of various AWS services
• Understanding of GraphQL
• Familiarity with the Linux command line

• Ongoing professional development (training, events)
• 22 days of paid annual leave
• Company contributions towards your pension up to 5%
• Flexible working options including working from home

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