Title: Lead PHP Software Engineer
Salary: 90,000- 120,000
Location: Hybrid Working – 3 days on-site in Watford, London, 2 days remote.
The Hiring Company and The Role
The customer is searching for an experienced Lead PHP Developer to join their expanding technology organisation. You will be working in an agile environment and will be a key member of a small technically focused team, with a high level of ownership of your product area.
The customer encourages innovation, from feature planning to implementation and deployment.
Their aim is to become a best-in-class software company, and we need a Senior Developer like you who has a collaborative approach to problem solving and can deliver high quality products.
You will develop clean, tested and scalable code using best practices and our companys established standards.
This is your chance to join a high-performing and welcoming team, working in the exciting and fast-paced online gambling/gaming sector.
They are searching for a candidate who is committed to learning and developing their already experienced skillset. There will be plenty of opportunities to take on new responsibilities as we continue to grow.
You can expect a supportive and hard-working environment with a strong sense of teamwork and camaraderie.
? 10+ years of software engineering experience, ideally in PHP
? 3+ years in senior engineering or architect level role
? 2+ years in a leadership role
? Commercial use of a modern PHP development framework such as Laravel / Symfony desired
? Writing automated unit/integration tests for solutions
? Ability to build/maintain CI/CD pipelines
? Excellent practical experience of docker
? Excellent experience of SCM branching strategies
? Excellent practical understanding of SOLID principles and design patterns
? Hands-on experience with one or more DevOps tooling platforms
? Hands on experience engineering on high availability, high throughput OLTP platforms
? 10+ years database experience, ideally with MySQL
? Good understanding of relational databases and MySQL and writing efficient database queries
? Hands-on experience with a range of different data storage paradigms (e.g. RDMS + Document + KV Stores)