Senior PHP Developer
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom£29,500 - £38,000 per yearDevelopment
We’re looking to bring onboard a talented PHP Developer to work closely with our Head of Engineering. We are looking for at least two years’ experience; either working in-house or within an agency with the enthusiasm to always reach the next level.
Tokyo is a digital development agency with a particular focus on large-scale projects with various integrations to client systems. Having to keep abreast of the latest technological developments makes this an exciting opportunity for the right candidate.
Diligent and dedicated, you enjoy the challenge of picking up new tools and technology platforms, and sharing your knowledge with others. You’re comfortable finding solutions and reporting on the status of project tasks quickly and constructively. You’re pragmatic, and have a great ability to communicate technical decisions and recommendations to internal and external stakeholders.
As a Senior PHP developer, you will be required to:
Uphold good development planning
Write “clean” and well-designed code
Be proficient in full-stack development
Be comfortable with product ownership
Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimisation and functionality
Contribute towards all phases of the development lifecycle
Follow industry best practices
Suggest usability improvements and drive efficiencies within the team
Strong fundamental PHP skills
Experience working with various PHP Frameworks (e.g Codeignitor, Laravel, Symfony, Yii etc.)
Experience of building add-ons (either plugins or API calls) to be used by CMS Software (E.g. WordPress, CraftCMS, ExpressionEngine)
Experience with version control (Git)
Experience with Front-End frameworks (Foundation, Bootstrap etc.)
A good understanding of web security risks and common vulnerabilities
Ability to scope and estimate technical builds with accuracy
Strong verbal and communication skills
Excellent time management skills