Software Developer – Ecommerce
Up to £45,000 PA
Remote working is available with occasional site visits when necessary
Do you have a background in working with Laravel or a similar MVC framework and Use of GIT and building APIs?
This is a excellent opportunity to work with a trendy and fast growing business who offer a quarterly bonus’ and a company share scheme based on actual retails sales. This modern facility includes an in-house gym and free office chef!
During the last year ecommerce sales have increased on a huge scale! This is an excellent opportunity for a senior developer or a Laravel experienced developer to share new ideas and make a real changes to business systems and the company website.
With the benefit of an immediate start, You will be working within an eCommerce dedicated resource to develop, deploy and maintain a modern cross-platform, fully responsive and mobile friendly website.
With big plans to extend business into Europe and Asia in the next year you will have great opportunity for fast progression and to work on many new exciting projects.
Most of your time will be occupied with our eCommerce platforms but sometimes you may need to work on our other systems, including Purchasing, Warehousing, Logistics, Marketing, Customer Care, Retail, HR and Finance, when the business need requires.
Responsibilities of the Systems Developer:
Deliver best-in-class PHP solutions across a broad array of software projects.
Production of a fully functional, clean modern code; integration of backend data; web layout templating; de-bugging practices and bug-fixes; security practices and adherence to the coding standard.
Development and automation of as many processes as possible including deployment and testing.
Building and implementing new features and extending and supporting current bespoke systems.
Bringing legacy code up to date and improving its performance in the process.
Maintaining the existing eCommerce websites.
Requirements to become the Systems Developer:
Solid experience in MVC (Laravel, Zend Framework).
Micro frameworks such as Lumen for REST APIs.
Ability to write clean modern PHP Object Orientated code.
Expertise to rewrite legacy code to make it faster, lighter and more extensible.
Front-end framework knowledge preferably Vue.js
Database design / optimisation (MySQL, MariaDB, Amazon Aurora).
Caching (Redis, Memcached).
Experience with test-driven development.
Working with web services (XML/JSON/REST).
Knowledge of Git, Composer and code repositories (Beanstalk App, GitHub, Bitbucket, Azure Repos).
Thorough understanding of security practices.
An active interest in current / new technologies to offer alternative solutions and tools to enhance applications.
Understanding of AWS and DevOps.
Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment environment & technologies.
Automated testing, configuration and deployment.
Ability to listen and understand complex business problems and translate into quality solutions.
Be adaptable in an environment which is subject to priorities changing.
Excellent problem-solving, analytical and troubleshooting skills; ability to work with minimum guidance whilst adaptable, proactive and willing to take ownership.
Passion for technology and selling online, with experience in eCommerce and B2C applications.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-recognised company during a key period