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PHP Developer

£28,000 - £35,000

£28,000 - £35,000

Croydon, CR0


Established over 30 years ago, my client are a specialist insurance provider, with a number of different brands under their belt, meaning that the development work is varied and interesting. They are looking for an experienced PHP Developer to join their team on a permanent basis, to be responsible for the programming of key websites and new features.


This is a permanent role for a Junior-Mid PHP level Developer. You must have experience developing content managed websites and web applications using PHP7, MySQL, HTML, JavaScript and CSS. Experience in TRIPOS is also an advantage.

You will have a keen interest in developing mobile apps. You must be hard working and creative, a strong team player with a desire to learn new skills. You should enjoy keeping up to date with new technologies and be able to understand their use in the real world for clients that work in different sectors. You must be a good communicator in written and spoken English, comfortable talking to clients when required.


Junior-Mid PHP Developer Required Skills:


  • 2-3 years PHP experience
  • Strong frontend web skills, including HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience of working with front end platforms
  • Strong database skills, preferably MySQL, and an ability to model requirements into an efficient working database
  • Experience with API’s, be it interacting with or writing them yourself
  • Exposure to Linux systems
  • Understanding of security and documentation best practice for development projects
  • Understanding of version control in a multi-project environment
  • Creative and hardworking with an eye for details
  • Ability to self-manage and understand objectives from a client’s point of view
  • Excellent verbal / written communication skills


Desired Skills:


  • Mobile development experience on any platform
  • Working knowledge of Laravel or Symphony
  • PHP 7 or another typed language
  • Experience with Nginx and/or Redis
  • Working knowledge of TRIPOS
  • Working knowledge of a Modern JavaScript framework (Vue, React, Angular)
  • An understanding of Docker or Linux LXC containers
  • General DevOps skills (Provisioning, Orchestration, Monitoring)
  • Understanding of graphics editors such as Adobe Photoshop, GIMP or equivalent
  • Experience of using RESTful web services, XML and API integration
  • Experience of cross-platform roll outs 


Due to the amount of CVs we receive we will only be able to contact you if your application is successful.  YourRecruit (IT) Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender or disability and complies with all relevant UK legislation. Key Skills:    PHP. CSS. HTML. JavaScript. SOAP. XML. C#. Web Hosting. SSL Certificates. Develop. Website. Code. OO.