Senior Back-End Developer - Manchester

Manchester, Manchester
£40,000 - £50,000 per annum
04 Apr 2018
02 May 2018
IT, Programming
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Senior Back-End Developer
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Job type: Permanent

Client is an innovative and globally expanding provider of gym software.
We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Backend developer to work alongside the development team. We value people who are willing to learn new technologies and are eager to provide value to the product and the customers who use it. You’ll be working on the existing functionality, as well as assisting with new features and improvements.
In return for your hard work and dedication, you will have the opportunity to help shape and influence this rapidly expanding company, and make a real impact in a progressive and forward thinking business.

Experienced: A degree in Computer Science and/or multiple years of experience working on highly developed business critical systems.
Strong communication skills: You can easily communicate problems and solutions with other developers whether it is in person, email or in technical documentation.
Adaptable: Complex problems can arise and requirements can evolve. You understand that priorities can change and can stay focused on the most relevant issues when this happens.
Work hard, play hard: You are serious about your work ethic but always leave time for daily play, whether that’s a terrible joke, silly cat GIFs, games, or the pub.
Up to date: You keep up to date with new technologies via conferences and tech blogs.
Problem solver: You look at the most complex of problems as a challenge. Problem? What problem?

Strong knowledge of PHP and Symfony
Experience with NoSQL (MongoDB)
Knowledge of MySQL and database architecture
Experience with microservices architecture and/or Docker
Knowledge of a version control system (preferably Git)
Comfortable working in an agile team environment
Experience with RESTful Services and APIs
PHPUnit experience
Preferred knowledge of Docker, Jenkins, Node.JS, and AWS

Non-Negotiable skills:
Needs to be at mid-senior level.
4+ years experience
Strong knowledge of PHP and Symfony

PHP, Symfony, NoSQL (MongoDB), MySQL, database architecture, microservices architecture and/or Docker, Knowledge of a version control system (preferably Git), Comfortable working in an agile team environment, Experience with RESTful Services and APIs, PHPUnit, Docker, Jenkins, Node.JS, AWS

If you have further inquiries about this role, please don’t hesitate to contact our office at: 02033-71-7671