PHP Developer - Edinburgh

  • Be-IT
  • Edinburgh
  • 15/02/2020
Information Technology

Job Description

Are you an experienced PHP Engineer? Interested in working on greenfield projects? Want to join a growing organisation with big plans?


You will be given the unique opportunity to embed yourself into this company during its early stage of growth. This organisation has developed an innovative SaaS solution that connects people globally. Their dominance in the UK market has enabled them to set their sights on the US market and beyond. Now is the time to get on board!


You will join as an experienced PHP engineer tasked with building the best platform possible using the most effective technology. Everything is done collaboratively and evolves as they learn. Every team member inputs ideas on how systems and processes can be improved. Culture is massive for this company therefore you will need enthusiasm, drive and a passion for technology and learning new tech! Developing staff is a key pillar in their company, therefore you will have the chance to explore new programming languages along with DevOps practices if interested! 


Key areas of responsibility…

· Iterate on our products to meet the evolving needs of our customers

· Design and implement low-latency, high-availability and performant software

· Ensure code is testable, maintainable and reliable

· Implementation of security and data protection

· Increase the shared knowledge of codebases

· Learn from and mentor other members of the team

· Contribute regularly towards code reviews


What about you?

Strong proficiency with PHP, its ecosystem and Object Orientated Programming
Understanding fundamental design principles and patterns, such as SOLID
Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git


What would be beneficial to have (but not essential)?

Hands-on Domain Modelling with DDD
Exposure to container orchestration tools
Agile Development Methodologies
Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
Experience with our related technologies (AWS, React, React Native, Node.JS)


Interested? If so get in touch on  or 0131 344 4783 to find out more!