Experienced PHP Web & Apps Developer

Skills: Required

  • Solid PHP SQL (LAMP) commercial experience
  • MVC PHP framework (Zend preferred, otherwise, Symfony, CodeIgniter, CakePHP, etc)
  • Experience working with APIs and Web Services (e.g. REST and SOAP)

Skills: Expected

  • Agency or large project/team experience
  • Development project lead role experience
  • Bespoke web application experience
  • Competent front-end skills; particularly HTML, but ideally some CSS and JavaScript (JQuery) experience
  • Version control (Git preferred otherwise SVN, Mercurial)
  • Shell experience, such as version control and basic Apache modifications

Skills: Desirable

  • Deployment tools, e.g. Capistrano
  • Continuous integration, e.g. Jenkins
  • Unit testing, e.g. PHPUnit
  • Comfortable in meetings and in front of clients
  • Looking to bring ideas and encourage progress

The role

  • Working in a team of developers alongside front-end developers and Project Managers
  • Clearly defined role and objectives
  • Proven company structure and processes means you focus on development
  • Waterfall and agile methodologies applied depending on the client and project
  • Working on a huge variety of projects, both in scale and industry
  • Working with the 9xb framework Peracto, built on Zend Framework
  • Bespoke development work, rather than the menial plug-in you will find in many agencies (a big reason our development team likes to stick with 9xb)

9xb Ltd – The Company

  • Great company to work for…
  • Average developer has worked here for 6 years
  • Great environment: company-wide we get on well
  • Regular social events
  • Bonus scheme to all employees
  • Other benefits such as pension scheme, holidays, etc.
  • Large, experienced digital team; happy to share skills and experience
  • Opportunities to progress career
  • Big client list, including Marks & Spencer, Bathstore, Ping and Post Office among many other large brands and organisations
  • Easily commutable from Leeds, Bradford and York, on the outskirts of Harrogate

What Next?

Please contact Ben Aylott technical@9xb.com, with full CV and code examples, if you’re interested.

9xb Ltd, 38 Freemans Way, Harrogate Business Park, Harrogate, HG3 1DH

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