PHP Developer | Online Marketplace | London | £50,000+

PHP Developer | Online Marketplace | London | £50,000+

A talented & confident PHP developer is required for an exciting and award-winning online company in London.

As a PHP Developer, you will join a team working on a variety of projects and products from building features on the core platform, creating brand new sites & features, as well as internal tools.

There’s a tight-knit team of PHP & Front-end developers who work within the tech team, working collaboratively – We are looking for confident and ambitious Developers who want to learn and contribute to creating the best software possible.

Key requirements;

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and approach to challenges.
  • At least two years’ commercial programming experience.
  • Experience working with frameworks, preferably Symfony.
  • Experience with OOP in PHP7
  • Proficiency in MySQL.
  • Proficiency with cross-browser, cross-platform issues and dedicated to web
    standards.
  • Experience working with CMS or e-commerce systems.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and proactive Developer to work for a dynamic, growing company – The successful PHP developer will have a wide range of benefits, ranging from a great location, modern offices, brilliant colleagues, fantastic learning and career progression opportunities as well as a great culture.

For more details please call 07858973743 and send a copy of your CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com

Lewis Hollings Technology Recruitment is a boutique recruitment business focusing on niche & modern tech, specifically in the world of Ruby and PHP related Web Development Technologies.

Senior PHP Developer (Laravel) | Fast-growing Startup | London | £60,000

Senior PHP Developer (Laravel) | Fast-growing Startup | London | £60,000

Lewis Hollings Technology Recruitment are excited to be working with the definition of a promising, fun, fast-growing early-stage startup!

Since founding in 2015, customers have expressed their love with fan mail, they’ve been backed by top-tier investors and they grew more than 700% last year.

Together we are looking for Senior PHP Developer with extensive Laravel experience.

The backend infrastructure is primarily PHP/Laravel and MySQL on AWS. “We’re using the full set of tools and services available to us from Amazon Web Services to build out new functionality in a service-oriented environment”

Requirements: 

  • Professional experience with server-side PHP scripting (5+ years).
  • Experience with Laravel (2+ years).
  • Pride in readable, well-designed, well-tested software.
  • Experience in designing, building, and consuming public APIs.
  • Familiar with AWS for full stack implementation: EC2, S3, RDS, Route 53 etc.
  • Experience with relational databases (MySQL).
  • Understanding of modern web stacks and architecture (HTTP, REST).
  • Very familiar with web front end technologies (HTML/CSS/Javascript).
  • Hands-on development experience of web front ends a distinct advantage.
  • Knowledge of the value of well-written documentation, continuous integration, and security rules.
  • Eager to work in a fast-paced startup environment and a desire to disrupt logistics.
  • A sense of humour.

Responsibilities:

  • Have ownership of projects as also collaborate on existing projects
  • Work with our team to refine the architectural and functional roadmap of our product.
  • Ensure production systems operate faultlessly at as close to 100% availability as reasonably possible.
  • Work with our UI and UX designers and front-end developers to bridge the gap between graphic design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and helping define how the application looks and works.
  • Work directly with and report to our Co-founder & CTO to build the foundation of the company’s software.
  • Write robust application code in PHP/Laravel that powers the company’s demanding web and mobile client APIs.
  • Refactor existing software and functionality into discrete services.

We’re interested only in people who want to be part of the success story of a startup, put their DNA in the product, start from building the foundation and evolve together with the company, taking part in the major decisions about the product roadmap. We want people to own their field of responsibility, take decisions, be proactive, screw up things with pride and fix broken things with more pride.

Benefits:

  • £50-£60K salary, depending on experience
  • Top-notch kit. We’ll get you a shiny new Macbook with a monitor of your preference and all the bells and whistles.
  • £1,000 personal budget for education with conferences, courses etc
  • Unlimited purchases of books
  • Friday free lunch, free snacks and drinks every day
  • Cycle to work scheme

What we’re really looking for is someone who will love their job, and we’ll do our part to create an awesome and meaningful work environment that you’ll be proud to be a part of.

Please apply with an updated CV to discuss the role in more detail.  Jordan@lewishollings.com | 07858973473

Ruby on Rails Developer | Gaming & Gambling | London | £60,000

Ruby on Rails Developer | Gaming & Gambling | London | £60,000

We are looking for a talented and motivated Ruby on Rails Developer to join an ambitious and growing business leading the way in the sports gaming industry.

The Ruby on Rails Developer will join an existing Back-end team to create, build and launch complex cutting products and sophisticated new features.

The best candidates will have a great attitude, be enthusiastic & proactive about learning and love problem solving.

Required Technical Skills or Experience gained in a commercial environment:

  • Ruby on Rails programming skills
  • RESTful APIs
  • Databases such as MySQL
  • Experience with MongoDB

You’ll be a confident communicator able to actively participate in the tech decision making process. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing, collaborative team and develop industry-leading products.

Salary on offer is c£55,000 plus health and pension along with lots of free perks

Please send CV’s to Jordan Norris at Jordan@Lewishollings.com

Senior Digital Developer – PHP | Digital Agency | W.London | £50,000+

Job Title: Senior Digital Developer – PHP

Salary: £50k PLUS doe

We have a fantastic opening for a talented senior digital developer with excellent PHP skills to join an expanding and talented team.

Our client is a leading digital agency based in West London – The Senior PHP Developer will join a team of Front-end and Junior Developers tasked with delivering the best in class digital solutions for clients.

Skills and Experience required:

  • 5+ years of backend development experience
  • Expertise in PHP, MySQL (LAMP)
  • Experience with SQL and NoSql Databases (MySQL/Postgres)
  • Git knowledge (feature branches, github flow)
  • Proficient with backend server setup and databases (SQL, IIS, Apache) – Amazon servers
  • Frameworks: Symfony, Drupal 7/8, WordPress
  • Ability to work in agile and scrum environment
  • Fantastic communication skills.

This Senior PHP Developer role represents a brilliant opportunity to work on a range of projects from website builds to apps and more.

If you like to progress quickly with a relatively small agency that hire great people and work in an informal atmosphere and enjoy outstanding benefits please call us now on 07858973473!

  • 24 days holiday.
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Permanent Health Insurance
  • Free breakfast every day
  • Free fruit
  • Free fortnightly massage in the office
  • Friday drinks

For more information or to apply please email a CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com ASAP

PHP Developer (Symfony) – Award Winning Luxury .Com – W. London – £60,000

PHP Developer (Symfony) – Award Winning Luxury .Com – W. London

We are looking for a talented PHP Developer with Symfony3 experience and excellent communications skills to join an expanding development team of a leading .com

As a experienced PHP Developer you will be tasked with developing both front- and back-end systems relating to a well-known website using several technologies, including Symfony3, PHP5/7 MySQL and ElasticSearch.

We’re are keen to speak to bright, analytical and self-motivated, experienced developer who likes working in a team and sharing ideas – This is a great opportunity to join an exciting ‘luxury’ company that prides itself on building cutting-edge creative and technical solutions.

Key Requirements

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and approach to challenges.
  • At least two years’ commercial Web Development experience.
  • Experience working with frameworks, preferably Symfony.
  • Experience with OOP in PHP5/7 and proficiency in MySQL.
  • Proficiency with cross-browser, cross-platform issues and dedicated to web standards.
  • Experience working with CMS or e-commerce systems.
  • Highly motivated, proactive and keen to work for a dynamic, growing company in a team environment.

The perfect PHP Developer will want to work in a challenging environment with like minded Developers solve real problems and make a positive impact both to the product and people’s lives – customers & colleagues.

For more details please send a copy of your CV to CV@lewishollings.com or call 07858973743

Senior PHP Developer. Digital Agency. London. £45,000/£50,000

Senior PHP Developer. Digital Agency. London. £45,000/£50,000

Our client is a well known digital agency, with a great client portfolio based in London.

On their behalf are hiring a Senior PHP Developer to help continue to deliver great digital products for a variety of clients in retail, fashion, publishing and travel among others.

We are looking for a well rounded PHP Web Developer, with great passion for Web development.

As a Senior Developer you will be involved in complex PHP builds; experience in the following areas is required:

  • Previous delivery of a range of small to large scale websites using PHP
  • Database design and management using MySQL based systems
  • Application of OOP design principles
  • Experience with Content Management Systems and Frameworks, such as Laravel, Drupal, WordPress, Zend and Symfony or other PHP based CMSs is preferable
  • The integration of third party systems, such as CRMs, payment gateways, document management tools, web services and authentication systems
  • An understanding of web security concerns; experience of testing and resolving security issues

Senior PHP Developers will be expected to contribute to the development of web app projects, participate in technical scoping sessions, bringing new ideas and technologies to the team and write clear and concise documentation.

You’ll be joining a professional yet fun and friendly team working in a great working environment. This is a great opportunity to make the next step in your career, work with talented people and maybe take advantage of the free wine and beer available after work!

For more details please call 07858973473 or email Jordan@lewishollings.com

Senior Ruby Developer – London – £50,000 – £80,000

Senior Ruby Developer – London – £50,000 – £80,000 a year

Our client is looking to hire bright and talented Ruby software engineers to work on a variety of complex and technically challenging projects.

We are looking for ambitious Back-End and FullStack Software Engineers with extensive Ruby experience to join an experienced and talented team.

Problem solving is a key attribute for us, we have many challenging problems to solve, your ability to be resourceful in finding solutions is paramount.

Key Skills & Responsibilities we require:

  • Professional experience with Ruby and Ruby on Rails (3+ years)
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimisation of the application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Take pride in delivering readable, well-designed, well-tested software.
  • Experience with TDD
  • Experience with relational databases (PostGreSQL, MySQL) and key-value stores (Memcache, Redis)
  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by a front-end developers with our API
  • Experience with APIs at scale
  • Experience with PostGIS, or any geography-heavy applications.
  • Experience with “NoSQL” data backends (Redis, MongoDB, ElasticSearch).

This is a fantastic opportunity to be major influence in something big. Our client is growing fast and developing their staff along the way, they offer a very competitive salary and perks including potential stock options, your choice of hardware, an ambitious road map and a great bunch of colleagues all pulling in the same direction.

For more details please call Jordan on 078585973473 now.

 

Ruby Software Engineers | GnG | London | £65,000+

Our client, an exclusive members only bookmaker is looking for passionate and talented Ruby developers.

You will be joining a small close-knit team of competent developers changing how our exclusive clients can enjoy their favourite sporting events.

As a Ruby Software Engineer ideally you will have experience with the following:

  • Ruby/Rails
  • MYSQL
  • Elixir
  • Micro-services,
  • Real time systems,
  • ML/NLP,
  • Data Science or Conversational bots.

Great developers deserve the right environment and resources to help them grow and deliver great products. The technology stack used most is Ruby (2.x) on Rails (4.x) backed by MySQL for the monolithic core, supported by a number of Ruby and Elixir micro-services and a lot of real-time websocket communications among other fit for purpose technologies. We also have an Ember mobile app in active development.

You’ll work using a modified Scrum methodology and heavily utilise GitHub pull requests, code reviews, Design Sprints, Continuous Integration with Jenkins, Puppet to manage infrastructure and one click deploys to AWS.

Coupled with the opportunity to work with other talented developers in an engineering focused culture is an outstanding benefits package and very competitive salary.

So if you enjoy what you do, you’re good at it and want to join a team that can help you get even better then get in touch by emailing a CV to CV@Lewishollings.com or call 07858973473

Ruby on Rails Software Engineer | Central London | Innovative Digital Products | £55,000-£75,000

Ruby on Rails Software Engineer

Central London

£55,000-£75,000 based on experience + benefits

We are working with a fast growing business to hire an experienced Ruby on Rails Developer to assist with the development and delivery of a number of innovative digital products.

The role is best suited to a Developer with 3 or more years commercial Ruby experience looking to make a positive contribution to a business going through a period of growth. You must be able to demonstrate commercial experience with Ruby/RoR and ideally will also have a Computer Science or similar degree.

You will be joining an established development team made up of experienced Software Engineers working to Agile/TDD processes and contributing to a challenging roadmap.

Key experience required;

  • 3 years+ commercial development with Ruby, Ruby on Rails
  • Experience of working the full development life cycle
  • Full stack development an advantage (Javascript)
  • Cloud product knowledge an advantage
  • Agile best practice
  • Happy working in a fast paced environment and delivering projects to set timescales
  • Excellent communicator & keen collaborator

To hear more about this exciting opportunity please contact Lewis Hollings on 07858973 473 or email an up to date CV to CV@lewishollings.com

Ruby Software Engineer | Start-Up | London | £75,000

Ruby Software Engineer | Start-Up | London | £75,000

We are looking for a team of Ruby Software Engineers to join one of the most innovative and fastest growing “Ed Tech” businesses in Europe right now.

Our client is an award-winning software solution who are changing the way Teachers, Students and Parents issue, submit and mark homework. With already over 2 million users and a growing customer base of schools around the world our client is already very successful and have a really exciting vision for the next 12 months and beyond.

As a Senior Ruby Software Engineer. You’ll be expected to have:

*Hands-on commercial software development experience (the majority of which should be working directly with Ruby and Rails)

*Deep appreciation of OOP design principles.

*Substantial experience of building secure, scalable and performant web applications.

*Considerable experience of working with relational databases such as MySQL and Postgres.

The best candidates will communicate clearly and enjoy solving problems in a structured manner. You’ll love collaborating and talking through complex and challenging solutions.

Our client handle an average of 0.25 billion requests per week with an average peak of 46K requests per minute. The services are delivered through a substantial AWS estate comprising more than 170 EC2, RDS, ElastiCache and Elasticsearch instances and associated services.

It is a fantastic time for a Senior Ruby Developer to join the team and help deliver our ambitious (and very interesting) roadmap!

For more information or to apply for this role do send your CV to CV@lewishollings.com