Senior Developer - PHP, MVC, Laravel, ReactJS

  • Location:

    Chester, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development, Open Source

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Melissa Houghton

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Vacancy: Senior Developer

Skills: Strong PHP skills with MVC Frameworks - ideally Laravel but others considered.

Location: Chester City Centre.

Industry: eCommerce

Package: £40,000 plus benefits including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays plus your Birthday off, annual bonus scheme, private medical scheme, wellness extras and several other incentives.

The Role

Looking to work for a rapidly expanding business with technology at the core of its focus? This company has a vision to revolutionise the industry they work in and has already been recognised as one of the "1,000 companies to inspire Europe".

You will be working as part of a growing team right in the heart of the company who have a real for passion for technology and collaboration. They encourage innovation and you will be working on bespoke software projects that allow the business to continue their on-going growth. You will report into a Lead Developer, collaborating with a the team which includes Business Analysts, Business Intelligence developers, Agile Facilitators as well as stakeholders outside of the department, to deliver robust, commercially substantial projects.

Senior Developer role requirements:

  • At least 3 years' experience of software engineering in a commercial environment.
  • Strong experience of PHP MVC frameworks - ideally Laravel but others considered.
  • Track record of delivering high-quality object-oriented code and using SOLID principles.
  • A strong grasp of MySQL with the ability to identify problematic or costly queries.
  • Experience of React JS as well as other foundational front-end technologies e.g Vanilla Javascript/jQuery, HTML, CSS will be a bonus
  • Any knowledge of Amazon Web Services or Docker would be beneficial.

The Company

Based in the heart of Chester this is an extremely ambitious business looking for individuals who can embrace their vision and join them on the journey for the long term. A vision so clear and so achievable through its platform it is attracted some of the brightest and best around already, which says a lot about the culture!

Apply now!

What's left to say? You know what to do. If you're the type of person that reaches for the stars and wants to work in a fun supportive environment and rapidly progress your career whilst working with the latest technologies and you've got the relevant technical experience (PHP) then please apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration.

Vacancy: Senior Developer

Skills: Strong PHP skills with MVC Frameworks - ideally Laravel but others considered.

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