PHP Developer - Tangent

Newcastle
PHP
Full-time
PHP Developer


Role Summary:
We are looking for a PHP Developer who is genuinely passionate about being part of this team with the ultimate goal of improving the user experience. You should have excellent communication skills, strong experience of PHP, MySQL, JavaScript and Git, whilst knowledge of PHP Frameworks such as Symfony and Zend are desirable but not essential.
 
The role comprises overall ownership and day to day responsibility for a large membership database/ CRM platform. This includes management of general system performance including automated scripts/ processes, management of reported system issues, resolution of data queries, understanding and continual refinement of system logic/ processes and collaboration with both service manager and client. There will also be the opportunity to work on Python/ Django web applications.
 
Essential skills:
Excellent OOP, PHP5 and MySQL skills
Experience with at least one MVC framework (Symfony/ Zend/ Laravel)
Strong debugging skills
Comfortable with the Linux command line
JavaScript (hand-code JS, not just libraries)
HTML5/CSS
Experience in gathering client requirements/ estimating projects
Version Control with Git
 
Desirable Skills:
Docker, Kuberenets & PHP7
Laravel & Vue.js
Experience of PHP tools such as Composer, Xdebug, PHPUnit and deployment tools
Working with and creating web services (REST, SOAP, etc)
The ability to organise and manage multiple priorities