PHP Developer - Edinburgh - Contract

  • Be-IT
  • Edinburgh
  • 10/09/2020
Information Technology

Job Description

We’re working with a well-known and highly respected business based in Edinburgh who is looking for some short-term contract resources for 3-6 months to assist with an increased workload in their development team.

Due to lockdown restrictions, this role will be fully remote for the next 3 months and potentially from 2021 with 1 day per fortnight or month in the office.

In order to be successful in this role, you must have the following skills:


Experienced with design and implementation of large and complex software systems
Write well-designed, testable code
Integrate software components into a fully functional software system
Document and maintain software functionality
Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems
Deploy updates and evaluate system stability
Ensure all security requirements are met
Proven work experience as a Software Developer in a senior position
Ability to develop software in PHP from 5.3 onwards (some legacy in 5.3, transitioning this across to the latest)
Excellent knowledge of relational databases (MySQL), with a solid understanding of performance and optimisation
Experience developing web applications using modern web frameworks
Experience with test-driven development
Experience with CI/CD environments, particularly in the cloud
Experience with AWS technologies is desirable.


In return, you’ll be rewarded with a daily rate £, remote working, and a great team to interact with on a daily basis.

Want to learn more? Apply for immediate consideration. Or call Michael Phair from Be-IT on 07534454637