PHP Software Engineer


£370 a day



My client are seeking a Software Engineer with a strong background in PHP to join one of their Cardiff based development teams. The teams are agile, supporting multiple products with a challenging and exciting roadmap and opportunity to contribute significantly to the success of the organisation.

Main Responsibilities

*To provide all round solution design, development and diagnostic services using modern PHP frameworks and technologies for our web applications, web service solutions and batch processing services

*To provide technical leadership to our cross-functional agile product development teams

*Work closely with product and project management to deliver timely products and enhancements

Essential Skills

*Extensive PHP development skills using modern PHP frameworks, grounded in PHP-FIG PSRs

*Working experience in Kanban or scrum

*Good understanding of modern development Build, Test and Deployment pipelines

*Experience working with Relational databases

*Excellent oral and written communication skills with a customer-centric approach

*A strong understanding of SOA and API concepts, including security

*A strong working knowledge of application development tools and methodologies

Desirable Skills

*Experience of querying distributed data platforms and data warehouses

*Experience of TDD for contributing to automated test packs

*Active participation in the development community

*Experience of MV* front-end frameworks

*Practical experience of message queuing systems

Interest in converting to a permanent position when contract ends would be beneficial.

Posted by Volt Europe, 08 Feb