We’re looking for an enthusiastic, driven and talented PHP middle weight (or looking to move up to middle weight) developer to join our team. You should have at least 2 to 4 years commercial experience and a proven track record of success.
About the Role
We’re looking for an enthusiastic, driven and talented PHP middle weight (or looking to move up to middle weight) developer to join our team. You should have at least 2 to 4 years commercial experience and a proven track record of success. You will join an existing team of talented developers in a growing company which is expanding globally. You will be responsible for building and maintaining functionality for systems used by millions of users worldwide as well as being in charge of your own smaller projects for local and national clients.
OOPHP V5.6 and 7.x
You should be able to write well structured, DRY code which adheres to the latest PSR standards.
You should be able to write well structured, normalised and efficient database schemas and understand database efficiency and optimisation
MVC Framework knowledge
Good working knowledge of a well structured MVC framework (ideally Zend Framework 2 and 3 but others will still be beneficial such as Laravel or Symphony)
It’s essential that you can organise yourself well and prioritise your tasks
You will report to the head of development on a regular basis. It’s essential that you can report on progress efficiently as well as work with your other team members
Good understanding of Linux based server environment (Debian/Ubuntu preferable)
Good knowledge of GIT
ORM knowledge and previous experience using an ORM (Doctrine preferable)
Passionate with a desire to deliver world-class products
Organised and self-motivated
An excellent communicator (verbally and written), capable of inspiring colleagues and clients
Personable, sociable and easy-going
Open to criticism from your team to benefit project development
Always eager to learn and to share knowledge
Comfortable with pressure and deadlines and can work in a fast-paced environment
Office-based, Newcastle/Gateshead Quays HQ (Remote during C19)
22 Annual days holiday plus bank holidays
Social drinks on a Friday
Opportunity to work with a close-knit, motivational team in an established global company
Flexible working hours
10 days workcation
40 Hour Per Week, Flexible start (08:00-10:00) and end times (16:30 – 18:30)
Salary - reflective of experience
About Recite Me
In today’s digital age, we believe everyone should be able to access web content in a way that works for them. Our mission is to make the online world accessible for all.
And we’re not alone in this journey! Over 300 UK organisations already use our software to enable greater accessibility for their online content, products or services.
We’re passionate about our cause and our product. As we move from start-up to scale-up, we need help to achieve our ambitious plans.