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Lead Backend PHP Developer

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Ebonie Caskey

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)20 7247 5747

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:

    6.0 MONTH

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Lead Backend PHP Developer.
Contract- Outside IR35
£550-£650 PD
We are excited to be working with a fantastic Fin-Tech start-up company who are looking for talented Senior PHP Backend developer to join their fast-growing Development team.
What the role will consists of:
  • Ownership and accountability, learning and mentoring, and driving their engineering pillars.
  • Help run architectural discussions and best practices within the team towards engineering excellence.
  • Proactively keep up with industry developments, skills and technologies and share information and best practice with the development team members towards continuous improvement.
  • Supporting and developing high performing engineers through regular 1:1s, continuous feedback and career development.
The skills and requirements you must have:
  • Knowledge writing modern OO codes and working with complex systems
  • Experience working with distributed systems would be a bonus.
  • 9+ years of programming experience with at least 5+ years of commercial PHP
  • Good understanding of design and implementation patterns
  • Experience working with concurrency, large data sets and using algorithms to deal with complexity
  • Understanding of various system qualities like availability, reliability or performance and their runtime impact
  • Ability to design for modern internet infrastructure operation including consideration for metrics, logging, observability, and automation
  • Familiarity with REST API Architecture, designs and implementation
  • Knowledge working with Linux, Docker and Kubernetes
  • Understanding working with an agile development team
  • Strong experience using testing tools for local development
If you are interested in this role and you think you are the perfect Frontend React Developer, please send your most up-to-date CV and expected day rate through.
Alternatively, if you know someone who would be a great candidate then Premier Group also present a great referral scheme!
Please contact Ebonie Caskey on    0207 247 5747    or email
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