Senior Backend Developer

Guildford

Summary

This is a fun and exciting role for someone who loves working on cutting-edge projects.

As an agency we regularly manage several projects at a time, and so you need to love jumping into new projects with a blank canvas, and collaborate with our amazing front end developers, and architecting innovative solutions to complex problems.

We take on a wide range of projects for major businesses and household names as well as for small to medium sized customers.

 

Essential Skills

  • 5+ years professional development experience 
  • PHP 5.6/7
  • MySQL 5.5+
  • Laravel, additional frameworks a bonus
  • An interest in DevOps – Linux server management (CentOs 7 or newer and Ubuntu 16.04 or newer)
  • Git (gitlab/github/bitbucket) 
  • Bash scripting and SSH knowledge
  • Vagrant / Docker knowledge
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills

 

Desirable Skills

  • WordPress, and WooCommerce
  • HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript / jQuery

 

Responsibilities

  • Together with a team of skilled developers, be responsible for developing and maintaining all parts of complex websites
  • Spec out, architect and build complex backends, integrating with APIs
  • Be able to communicate effectively to all stakeholders, from project managers, to designers.
  • Be involved in code reviews, and strive for best practice
  • Maintaining a high awareness of industry issues and trends and emerging technologies

 

Benefits

  • 23 days holiday
  • Flexible hours can be agreed
  • Half-day Christmas shopping day
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Pension Scheme
  • Working in an awesome creative team

Interested?

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