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Senior PHP Developer

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, driven and talented senior PHP developer to join our team. You should have at least 5 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.

About the Role

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, driven and talented senior PHP developer to join our team. You should have at least 5 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 leading on new projects.

Essential Skills 

OOPHP V5.6 and 7.x
You should be able to write well structured, DRY code which adheres to the latest PSR standards.

 

MySQL
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)

 

Solid understanding of security and OWASP
You should have a solid understanding of what it takes to secure a php application and be aware of the threats which exist today. You should be able to explain and demonstrate this knowledge.

 

Well organised
It’s essential that you can organise yourself well and prioritise your tasks

 

Communication
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

Desirable Skills:

  • Javascript - Native and jQuery

  • Good understanding of Linux based server environment (Debian/Ubuntu preferable)

  • Good knowledge of GIT

  • ORM Knowledge and previous experience using an ORM (Doctrine preferable)

About You

  • 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

Location

Office-based, Newcastle/Gateshead Quays HQ (Remote during C19)

Benefits

  • 22 Annual days holiday plus bank holidays

  • Competitive salary

  • Pension

  • Social events

  • Social drinks on a Friday

  • Opportunity to work with a close-knit, motivational team in an established global company

  • Top-end tech

  • On-site parking

  • Flexible working hours

  • 10 days workcation

Hours

40 Hour Per Week, Flexible start (08:00-10:00) and end times (16:30 – 18:30)

Remuneration

Salary - reflective of experience

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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. Which is why we’re looking for a Senior Sales Executive to join our fabulous UK Sales Team.

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