Senior Web Application Developer

Location: Birmingham
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Software Development
Reference: RW52
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Amazing salary, Remote working, Flexible hours, Health Insurance, Great Pension
An award-winning software company, specialising in bespoke software security services to a global client base.

They are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Web Developer to join our team working on our client-facing web applications in use by some of the best known brands in the world.

The Role
• Writing well designed and testable code by using best software development practices
• further develop the back-end code of the large and complex MVC application
• Guiding and mentoring junior team members
• Implementing components, working through a central system, to interface with other internal solution components
• Integrating data from various back-end services and databases
• Gathering and refining specifications and requirements based on technical needs
• Creating and maintaining software documentation

What you need
• BEng / MEng / BSc / MSc in relevant subject or equivalent experience
• At least 3 years commercial experience languages such as PHP and JavaScript
• Knowledge of MVC pattern based development, Laravel in particular
• Knowledge of Linux / Unix environments
• Experience with relational databases, particularly MySQL
• Familiarity with software configuration management (SCM) concepts and version control systems

Desirable experience, skills and tools
• Knowledge of AWS services
• Experience with Continuous Integration / Deployment, application deployment and Docker

• Remote working
• Flexible working hours
• Company pension scheme
• 25 days holiday which increases with length of service + Birthday
• Private Health Insurance
• Work in a high growth industry with an opportunity to shape the technical vision of large cloud-based projects
• Opportunity to work with some of the biggest and most well-known brands in the world

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