Senior PHP Developer

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Senior PHP Developer (PHP / Laravel / Focus on Backend development, Architecture and API integration)

Permanent, Onsite – Brighton or work from home

Salary: £55,000 > £65,000

Senior PHP Developer with strong Laravel required for leading Saas Platform developing Award Winning high volume web and mobile applications. The Senior PHP Developer will join a growing team focussing on building integrations with partners, adding new api endpoints and impoving existing ones.

The Senior PHP Developer will play a key role in architectural design and system refactoring to ensure the platform can be extended to handle exciting new features.

Senior PHP Developer – required skills:

* Minimum of 5 years experience building a SaaS product in PHP

* Strong knowledge of PHP 7+

* Considerable experience with Laravel 5+

* Sound knowledge of API design, best practices

* Experience with complex integrations with 3rd party systems

* Strong analytical and reasoning skills that result in clear, robust, and accurate solutions

* Experience with MySQL, writing and optimising queries

* Software engineering fundamentals: version control, design patterns, testing, deployment

* Focused on code quality

* Experience with code reviews and reviewing your peers code

* Proven self-starter who can quickly develop concepts and innovative ideas and can solve challenges facing the organization with little direction and oversight

Senior PHP Developer – any of the following additonal skills would be useful:

* DevOps experience with AWS

* Experience with React Native mobile application development

* Experience with Docker/Kubernetes

* Knowledge of Github actions and git workflow

* Experience working with Oauth

* Experience working within an Agile/Scrum/Kanban environment

* Experience in a team leadership role

Senior PHP Developer – Person Specification

* You have stellar problem-solving skills – the bigger the challenge the better

* You’re a great communicator and a team player – you love to teach others as much as you enjoy coding

* You’re eager to learn new things and try things out

* Excited by the chance to grow at a successful company


* Choose your own working equipment, Hack days, Social events, A week off during the Christmas period, Day off on your birthday, Access to employee benefits portal, Access to on-demand private GP service

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