Full Stack PHP Developer

Full Stack PHP Developer


Hours: 37 per week, to be confirmed between 8am – 5.30pm
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000

Due to continued growth and development, we are now looking to recruit a Full Stack PHP Developer to join our expanding IT department, based within our Bolton office.

The successful candidate should be eager to learn, technically confident and have the ability to hit the ground running. You must be a team player and possess good communication and interpersonal skills. Working for us you will have the chance to showcase your abilities and get involved with all aspects of the development process.

Based within this fast-paced team the ideal candidate will be goal orientated and will understand the importance of meeting deadlines along with having the ability to work alone whilst complimenting a highly skilled team.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Review current code, write new code
  • Develop new product features, fix bugs, and optimize code performance and quality
  • Communication with IT Manager, Project team members to understand and further develop requirements
  • Communicating with key stakeholders
  • Transparent working practices and be able to explain design/concepts when asked

Technical Requirements:

  • Excellent experience of PHP development, version 5+, focus on OOP (Object Oriented Programming)
  • MVC (Model View Controller) frameworks, CodeIgniter, Laravel
  • JavaScript, multi-browser, with focus on Firefox/Chrome, compatibility
  • XML, creating, extracting data and manipulation, XSLT
  • jQuery + JQueryUI, Angular JS a plus
  • CSS, similar to JS requirement
  • JSON
  • Good understanding of Software design and architecture
  • Demonstrable experience in using Responsive HTML/CSS and JavaScript
  • Apache/WHM
  • Tools: SVN / GIT, JIRA
  • Solid experience with SQL queries, Writing SQL Stored Procedure with joins, in both MSSQL Server and MySQL
  • Database management, optimisation & administration
  • Ability to extract data from Payment Gateways using WCF Webservices
  • Good knowledge of design patterns and SOA
  • Exploring new ideas, technology and solutions and how they can be implemented in our existing services

You Must:

  • Be confident in contributing to the planning and management of development projects
  • Capable of accepting responsibility for design and work
  • Have good problem-solving skills and the ability to see problems from a user perspective
  • Be passionate about development with a drive to further your skills and learn new technologies
  • Innovative creative and well-defined solutions to complex problems
  • Hold 2-7 years' experience (Preferable)

Benefits to include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Relaxed working environment
  • Private healthcare
  • Birthday gift
  • 23 days holiday +bank holidays
  • Onsite gym
  • Organised company social events
  • Early finish on Fridays

This busy role is a great opportunity for the right candidate and a very exciting time to be joining the business, to apply please send an up to date CV. To apply please send an up to date CV to recruitment@barrybennett.co.uk


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