Senior PHP Developer

Job Ref: 50173282
Sector: Software Development
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 29 June 2018
  • London, England
  • £51,000 - £63,000 per Year
  • Alexandra Chitty
  • 02039378336

Quick Apply

Request a callback

Send To A Friend

PHP Developer - PHP7, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript - Location: UK-London

The role:

My client are a multi-platform media business operating with some of the most popular brands in the UK. They currently have a headcount of over 1000, engaging with 20 million consumers each month and offering a range of innovative products and services.

They are looking for a PHP developer to work as part of the Technology Team developing digital products in accordance with the business and technology goals. You will be participating in stand-ups and planning meetings and working closely with the Technology Leadership Team to ensure that implementations meet the technical objectives and departmental standards and practices.


  • Ensure key developments are professionally designed and implement multi-media experiences in-line with the business specifications that also comply with the department standards and practices
  • Work closely with all members of the Agile team to deliver high-quality code that is tested and delivered across the full the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Participate in all Agile planning meetings and stand-ups
  • Ensure all code is tested and code reviewed to the highest standards
  • Enhance the delivery and quality of the digital proposition products within Immediate Media
  • Be a significant contributor to the team-based efforts to create exciting and successful digital products which will be the basis of the company's future revenue growth in the Media sector
  • Adapt quickly to changing environments, concepts and emerging technologies to assist in the future roadmap of our products and consumer experiences
  • Participate in and contribute to the technical vision for the wider development team
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm for the craftsmanship and engineering aspects of software development.


Candidates will be required to command good communication skills and work well within a team structure, and an intermediate understanding of the following:

  • PHP7, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • RESTful API development and consumption
  • Database migration strategies
  • Caching solutions
  • BDD / TDD / DDD and use of mocks and dependency injection e.g. PHPUnit
  • Integrated development environments and debugging
  • Source Control Management including branching (SCM) e.g. Git
  • Problem solving using code
  • Design Patterns
  • Object-oriented principles
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Best Practices

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.

29/07/2018 12:56:42
GBP 51000 51000.