Senior PHP Developer- Remote/Bristol

  • Location:

    Bristol City Centre, Bristol

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Kershaw

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Senior PHP Developer - £55k DOE - Remote/Flexible Working - Progression Opportunities - 25 Days Holiday (+ Bank Holidays) - Christmas Shutdown

Passionate about technology solving challenges and delivering real and impactful improvements? Join a team of likeminded individuals who enjoy making a difference and driving real change and become an integral part of this EdTech's success.

The role

Utilising ReactJS, you'll be architecting and maintaining their data-heavy product; you'll have the opportunity to develop your skills alongside the rest of the team, putting this company right at the forefront of the latest technologies.

Joining as a Full Stack (PHP, MVC, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3) Developer, you'll play an integral part in developing cloud-based applications which utilise cutting-edge technologies. This platform is utilised worldwide to improve the lives of many, meaning your work will make a real difference, whilst driving efficiencies and improving quality in the education sector.

This data heavy software will allow for lots of complex analysis- a true problem solver's dream!

You'll be a part of new and exciting projects from conception to delivery. Architectural decision making experience will serve you well here, but if this isn't something you're too familiar with, you'll very quickly be brought up to speed.

As a team player, you'll be adding value in an Agile and collaborative environment. Personal development is taking seriously here; you'll be actively encouraged to continually train and develop yourself, with the support of the company, so if you're ready to progress then this is somewhere you belong. This really is somewhere for you to grow, develop and really make a career for yourself.

  • PHP
  • OO Design Patterns
  • OO JavaScript
  • Experience in at least one of the MVC Frameworks: Laravel, Slim, Zend, Yii

Nice to haves:

  • Strong JavaScript experience and the use of the latest frameworks i.e. VueJS and AngularJS (don't worry if not, PHP is the predominant)
  • Knowledge of API's and RESTful web services
  • LAMP stack and an understanding of NoSQL
  • MongoDB
  • Strong HTML5 and CSS3 skills
  • Cloud services

The Company

By throwing themselves into modern ways of coding, never shying away from embracing new opportunities and technologies, this global company is making a real impact on people around the world. By providing cloud-based solutions to exam boards and ministries of education, they're opening up life changing opportunities for people globally.

Their mission and vision are clear, with values to underpin them, which demonstrates its solidarity in today's market. The company is part of the Stephen Austin Group, an international business with clients in over 20 countries worldwide.

This is a company to build a career! You will be truly valued here- there will be ample of opportunity to accelerate your career forward within a company known for nurturing top talent. The entire team are great and culture fit is really important for them- they have recently created a series of hobby groups for you to join should you wish to if you're working at home to connect with the team!

What you get in return?

  • Competitive market salary up to £55k
  • Remote working options
  • Core hours + room for massive flexibility
  • Central location
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Christmas shutdown
  • Life Insurance
  • 5% contributory pension
  • Funded development opportunities
  • Great knit team and company

Fancy hearing more? The first stage of our process is simply a chat with the CTO. He will tell you more about the company and really bring the role to life!

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