Backend Developer

We're looking for PHP developers to join our mobile app agency.
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We're currently looking for someone to join our growing business as a Back-end Developer. 

You will have worked in software development for a few years as part of a development team.

Taking ownership of a specific project, you will take on maintaining and developing it into a full system, including helping with rollout and ongoing support. You may also be asked to assist on other projects in the business, and future projects for other clients.

We’re all about innovation in our work, so you will have the opportunity to learn on new platforms and tools as you go, expanding your experience and knowledge.

You will be observant, have good attention to detail, and will be able to communicate with clarity and confidence when interacting with other developers and project managers and QAs.

What We Offer:

  • Great clients like the Premier League, Domino's & Wembley Stadium.
  • Private healthcare with Vitality 
  • Company Bonus 
  • Training budget
  • Pension
  • Virtual social and wellbeing events: Desk Yoga & Mindfulness, weekly quizzes, lunch and learns... we're open to ideas!
  • We care about our team: we're working directly with our colleagues to ask them what they want from a post-pandemic workplace

Your day to day:

  • Take responsibility for anything from modules of code on larger projects, through to entire projects
  • Provide estimates, and help the team delivery to them
  • Promote the use of clean, scalable code throughout the company
  • Contribute to improving our development process and culture
  • Analyse complicated issues in existing code, and help resolve them

What we're looking for

  • An in-depth knowledge of PHP and commonly used third-party libraries
  • Good knowledge in web technologies – HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Exposure to mobile technologies (native and hybrid), platforms, and tools
  • Experience in object-oriented programming and design patterns
  • Ability and desire to write, develop and implement automated test cases and test suites
  • Demonstrable experience in building high-volume, scalable, multi-tiered systems
  • Good communication skills

Our nice-to-haves

  • Knowledge of Azure and/or AWS and SignaIR would be advantageous
  • Experience with performance testing is desired
  • Experience working in an Agile environment would be a bonus
  • Ability or prior experience working on other Microsoft technologies such as Windows Phone, desktop and tablet would be useful

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Some of your colleagues

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Benefits and Perks

  • Enjoyable days

    Sociable colleagues who from day one can't wait to get to know you: you won't feel like the "new kid" for long...

  • Amazing clients

    Long-term clients include Domino’s Pizza, EE & Glastonbury, The Premier League and Wembley Stadium.

  • 28 days paid holiday leave

    We urge our staff to take all their holidays, and we close between Christmas and New Year.

  • Learning and Development Budget

    We invest in you and want you to learn: we have budget put aside for everyone to take courses to keep them growing in their roles

  • Pension scheme

    Because everyone should be saving something for later in life

  • Private health and dental cover

    Top notch provision from Vitality and BUPA

  • Cycle to work scheme

    Access support to buy a bike

  • Flexible-first working

    The world has changed, and so has our approach to the workplace. We're fully remote currently and looking at flexible co-working spaces for those who need a break from their dining table desks! Long term, we're working with the team to workout a more collaborative and creative office space for our teams to work in when they need to, and ditch the commute when they don't.

    Our working hours have always been flexible to fit in with our home-life commitments: be that the gym, the school run, or simply the fact you're better in the mornings you can flex your start and finish times as long as you're there for the important meetings (which will always be in core hours).

  • Company Curly Wurly Awards

    A Future Platforms institution! We nominate our colleagues to win curly wurlys and celebrate the little things we all do to help each other! We've stored a lot up in lockdown, so for now we've switched to Amazon vouchers...

  • Online & store perks

    Access to hundreds of savings and discounts from retailers like M&S, John Lewis, Expedia, Costa Coffee, etc.

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