PHP developer - Global Travel Company - Brighton

  • Job Reference: MB/PHP/BRI/TC/7722/D
  • Date Posted: 14 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Stratospherec
  • Location: Brighton
  • Salary: £38,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent benefits package
  • Sector: Web Developer
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time
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Job Description

This highly successful global travel company based in beautiful offices in Brighton have a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious PHP Web Developer to join their award winning team.  You will be based at the company’s HQ in the centre of Brighton, close to the sea, shops and a multitude of cafes and restaurants in the heart of Brighton’s busy cultural quarter.

This company have invested heavily in the training and career development of its development team and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop hugely interesting web and mobile applications and train onto cutting edge web technologies and development frameworks.

You should therefore be an experienced Web developer with around 3 years plus of commercial experience who desires to work in a really friendly collaborative team environment where you will be developing scalable, flexible, high performance web applications which are used by millions of users around the globe every single day.

The development team are all happy to collaborate and mentor colleagues.  Infact, knowledge sharing is actively encouraged amongst the multi- disciplinary teams.  In addition, all the developers at this company receive support with further career development which leads to rapid promotion.  Everyone at this company is passionate about the latest web development technological innovations.

You will be based in a light, modern office in the centre of Brighton with great work spaces but also spacious areas for refreshment and relaxation in order to encourage ‘screen free’ time away from the rigours of coding. 

This role is offering a generous basic salary and benefits package.

Essential skills

You should have knowledge of the following skills:

  • Experience developing PHP web applications.
  • Experience with API’s - REST , SOAP
  • Database Experience - MS SQL Server, MySQL or similar.
  • Experience with PHP Frameworks (eg, Symfony, Zend, Laravel etc).
  • Experience in HTML5, CSS, Ajax, JavaScript and jQuery.

It would be useful to know the following:

  • Comprehensive understanding of a mobile first approach
  • Ability to develop responsive applications for multiple devices and platforms.
  • Working knowledge of on-line security
  • Knowledge of both server and client-side caching and the factors that affect site & application speed.
  • Comfortable using version controls such as Github or SVN.
  • Understanding of Linux systems (LAMP).
  • Understanding of Cloud Infrastructure (AWS or similar).

Should you wish to apply for this great PHP Web Developer job, then please get in contact as soon as possible with an up to date CV and details of your interview availability.