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PHP Developer

  • Location: Sydney
  • $‎ Salary: AU$100000 - AU$110000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 29 days ago

  • Sector: JavaScript
  • Contact: Ed Garnsey
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 22 February 2024
  • Job Ref: JN -122020-454698

Our exciting Australian tech client is looking for a PHP Developer to join them on a permanent basis. They currently have a team of 4 engineers and are looking for a mid-senior engineer to join the team who is looking to learn and develop their craft.

The role will suit a software engineer with great communication skills, who learns quickly and enjoys solving customer problems. You have a passion for delivering high quality reusable code, with a focus on service reliability and monitoring.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Building new features for web-app and API using PHP and MySQL.
  • Designing and implementing high performing and scalable code using PHP.
  • Write code that reads/writes data to the database efficiently. You will also occasionally be required to write custom scripts to retrieve data for colleagues outside of our department.
  • Troubleshooting, debugging, and resolving software defects and issues - leasing with our customer support team to get further details.
  • Reviewing other team members code and providing feedback via pull requests.
  • Collaborating with colleagues in system architecture and design discussions.
  • Demonstrate willingness to seek clarification and ask questions when needed.

Skills & Experience:

  • Experience as a PHP Developer in a similar role(3- 5 years).
  • Proficiency with PHP and experience using at least one framework (Laravel, Symphony, etc).
  • Familiarity building UI elements with HTML and CSS, experience using toolkits such as Bootstrap or Tailwind.
  • Experience writing clean and readable JavaScript on the front end. We use a mix of VueJS and jQuery.
  • A good grasp of MySQL or similar (PostgreSQL, etc) - Able to write efficient queries & one-off scripts.
  • Experience with git
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience with at least one JS front end framework (e.g., React, Vue.js, etc).
  • Experience with deploying your code to a provider such as AWS or Azure.
  • Have used containerization and orchestration tools such as Docker.
  • Understanding of continuous integration and deployment pipelines.

What's on offer?

  • Remote working available
  • Significant project pipeline & funding
  • Excellent best practices within engineering environment

If you would like to discuss further, please apply and a consultant will contact appropriate candidates for a confidential discussion in 24 hours :)