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PHP Backend Developer

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PHP Backend Developer
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Competitive salary + benefits + flexible working
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PHP Backend Developer

Daresbury, Cheshire

Competitive salary + benefits + flexible working


CiiVSOFT is a developer of innovative cloud recruitment automation software and technology. Our solutions save time and money for our growing portfolio of global clients, streamlining recruitment and improving productivity by automating key recruiting tasks. 

We're looking for a talented PHP Backend Developer to join our small but perfectly formed team based at the award winning Sci-Tech Daresbury campus near Warrington, Cheshire.

Reporting to the Development Team Leader you'll be responsible for producing high-quality code and solutions that meet specified requirements and are delivered when scheduled:

Team Participation:

  • Contribute and work collaboratively with other staff members and project stakeholders to meet business objectives
  • Contribute to process improvement whenever possible
  • Take pride and own the work delivered, anticipating potential issues and being solutions driven
  • Share knowledge and solutions for the benefit of the wider development team

Essential knowledge required:

  • 3+ years commercial development experience working on large scale projects and web apps
  • Working with PHP-based MVC frameworks such as Codeingiter, Laravel, or similar
  • Developing and working with 3rd party API integrations and solutions
  • Experience of Automated Testing
  • Writing Object-Orientated Code
  • Working in an Agile environment
  • Strong knowledge of Linux servers, administration and maintenenance
  • MySQL or similar (e.g. MS SQL Server, MariaDB)
  • Experience of using & building REST services
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript libraries (JQuery, Bootstrap)
  • GitHub experience highly desirable
  • PHPUnit testing
  • Promote software development best practices whenever possible

Desirable Skills and Knowledge:

  • MongoDB to an intermediate level
  • Experience of working with Amazon Web Services
  • Exposure to using continuous integration
  • SQL Stored Procedures
  • Application of software design patterns such as dependency injection or repository, specification or decorator patterns
  • Working knowledge of collaborative development tools e.g. Git Linux/Unix command line
  • Queuing Software e.g. RabbitMQ / SNS
  • Monitoring / Logging e.g. New Relic / Greylog / NetStats
  • Server Load sharing

Above all we're looking for a dedicated team player and someone who is flexible, can adapt in a fast paced, demanding environment and who wants to continue learning.

If you want to make your skills and experience count and be a valuable contributor to the continuing growth and success of our business then click on the 'Apply' link now to send your details direct to our recruiting team.

CiiVSOFT operates an equal opportunities policy


If required, we work with a carefully selected set of recruitment agencies, and we are not looking to add to this at the present time. Please do not call or email if you are a recruitment agency.

We do not accept unsolicited agency CVs. Please do not send CVs to our or ‘hello’ or 'recruitment'email addresses, or any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs.

Thank you.

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