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We are now looking to recruit a Lead Developer to help implement exciting plans that will take the online platform to the next level. As the Lead Developer, you will play a vital role in the ongoing developments of the platform including, identifying new techniques and features to improve the user experience.
Title Lead PHP Architect & Senior MySQL Developer.
Location Central London.
Type Contract or Permanent.
Rate/Salary Negotiable.
Availability/Start date ASAP. Will wait notice period.

The Person & Duties:

  • System Architecture.
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of the system architecture.
  • Programming

  • Implement new features.
  • Assist with frontend development.
  • Debug and fix complex scenarios.
  • Optimize the overall website (database queries, overall app response).
  • Email marketing

  • Ensure data is being parsed and received accurately between our company and 3rd party mailing software.
  • Integrations

  • Create APIs specific to 3rd party products and revise versions in-line with the company product improvements.
  • Compliance

  • Ensure front end pages are W3C compliant.
  • Cross browser compatibility testing.
  • Data Security

  • Implement data and file backup procedures and execute at agreed times.
  • Identify potential security flaws and resolve.
  • Server Management

  • Update server configurations and troubleshoot server problems.
  • Communication Lines

  • CTO and Sales Director (Report to).
  • Development team (Debugging and data fixes).
  • Integration meetings with 3rd party services.
  • Skills Required:

  • A high level of hands-on/competency/experience using programming language for PHP 5.5 FPM and Symfony 2.3 - Essential.
  • Good hands-on and working experience of Git, Composer, SSH, Assetic, Doctrine2 and managing MySQL databases - Essential.
  • A good working understanding of working in a LAMP environment
  • Experience working with Javascript, jQuery, CSS - Essential.
  • Experience working with APIs, XML - Highly beneficial.
  • Experience of developing online platforms - Desirable.
  • Recruitment sector experience beneficial but not essential.
  • The Benefits:

  • Working for a leading edge online technology platform.
  • Fast-growing stable business.
  • Excellent links to tube & rail.
  • Fully serviced offices.
  • If you are available to take on board an exciting and challenging career opportunity then send a copy of your CV to
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