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Web & Applications Developer (PHP)

Job Title: Web & Applications Developer (PHP)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Industry:
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO0000000625_1509113021
Contact Name: Prospectus
Contact Email: Ashley@prospectus.co.uk
Job Published: October 27, 2017 15:03

Job Description

Web & Applications Developer (PHP) LAMP, HTML, SQL, MVC

Salary: £32,000 - £42,000
Location: Harrogate

Are you looking to make a career out of your current PHP skills?

Work as part of a well-respected company who is also a multi award winning digital agency?

Do you want to feel valued, looked after and invested in?

If you have answer YES to all the questions above, then this opportunity is perfect for you!

An opportunity to work for a well-respected and multi award winning digital agency has become available. This digital agency has had year on year growth since opening in 2004. In addition, they have a highly sort after and excellent portfolio of clients and the average Web developer has worked there for 6 years.
Great working environment, regular social events, bonus schemes and other benefits is what separates this company apart from others. Career progression, feeling valued and investing in all internal staff has made this company a very rare and exciting company to work for.

You MUST have:
·Solid PHP SQL (LAMP) commercial experience
·MVC PHP framework (Zend preferred, otherwise, Symfony, CodeIgniter, CakePHP, etc)
·Experience working with APIs and Web Services (e.g. REST and SOAP)
·Expected Agency or large project/team experience
·Development project lead role experience
·Bespoke web application experience
·Competent front-end skills; particularly HTML, but ideally some CSS and JavaScript (JQuery) experience Version control (Git preferred otherwise SVN, Mercurial)
·Shell experience, such as version control and basic Apache modifications

The ROLE:
·Working in a team of developers alongside front-end developers and Project Managers
·Clearly defined role and objectives
·Proven company structure and processes means you focus on development
·Waterfall and agile methodologies applied depending on the client and project
·Working on a huge variety of projects, both in scale and industry
·Working with the 9xb framework Peracto, built on Zend Framework Bespoke development work, rather than the menial plug-in you will find in many agencies (a big reason our development team likes to stick with 9xb)

Desirable Skills;
·Deployment tools, e.g. Capistrano
·Continuous integration, e.g. Jenkins
·Unit testing, e.g. PHPUnit
·Comfortable in meetings and in front of clients Looking to bring ideas and encourage progress

Benefits:
·Excellent Basic Salary
·Bonus scheme to all employees
·Pension Scheme
·Holidays
·High staff retention - average developer worked there for six years
·Great environment: company-wide we get on well
·Regular social events
·Large, experienced digital team; happy to share skills and experience Opportunities to progress career
·Big client list, including Marks & Spencer, Bathstore, Ping and Post Office among many other large brands and organisations
·Easily commutable from Leeds, Bradford and York, on the outskirts of Harrogate