|Location: Kent, England||Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + + Benefits|
|Sector: IT & Telecoms||Type: Permanent|
|Contact: Gautam Raval||Job Published: 29 days ago|
Benefits; up to £45,000, 5% Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Medical Insurance, Life Assurance, 23 days holiday (rising to 28 following 5 years' service), Perkbox Benefits.
My client within financial services based in Kent are recruiting for a PHP Developer who's responsibility will be for the production, modification and maintenance of back end applications. As a PHP Developer you will be working closely with Website Developers and designers, to ensure the website and applications are built as specified.
As a PHP Developer you will also work closely with the UAT Coordinator to test your server-side code.
As a PHP Developer your focus will be on team goals, customer value and looking at the bigger picture.
PHP Developer's Duties & responsibilities
*Helping to build functional requirements, technical design and implement application features
*Field questions and solve problems for user support and client services
*Participate in design and code reviews
*Integration of user-facing elements developed by the Website Developers, with server side logic
*Building reusable code and libraries for future use
*Optimisation of code for maximum speed and scalability
*Implementation of efficient, secure and scalable software
*Build and maintain functional apps for the business
*Building and modification of API's to enable system integration
*Reporting on development releases monthly
*Solve complex scalability, platform and integration problems
*Be actively involved in company projects, to ensure the Development function is actively promoted
PHP Developer's Personal Profile
*Excellent customer service skills
*Excellent communication skills (telephone and written)
*Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills
PHP Developer's Experience
*Candidates must be fully conversant in PHP development
*Must be conversant with both object orient and procedural coding
*Candidates must be fully conversant with MySQL database design, optimisation and development (not necessarily a full DBA skillset)
*Excellent knowledge of Integration and exchange protocols (ex. XML, Soap, Json etc.) essential
*A knowledge of application security is desirable (preferred experience with PCI DSS compliant systems)
*Basic Unix command line knowledge essential
*Experience working with GIT
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