Web Developer (React / Drupal / PHP) |Contract |6 Months | £300-£400 pd \ London

Software Engineer – React / Drupal / PHP – £300-£400 Per Day – 6 Months – London

Our client is the leading online publisher of legal, regulatory, political and business information.

Delivering accurate and impartial analysis daily via a cutting-edge technology platform, has ensured they have become the essential information service for the industries we cover.

Due to brand new product launches and expansion an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Contract Web Developer with experience in React & Drupal8 to join the team.

Key skills:
*JavaScript
*React
*Drupal8
*PHP
*HTML
*CSS

This role is based in London however some remote working is available.

This is a fantastic opportunity to build a brand new product from scratch with an established & leading business. For more information please send your CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com ASAP

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 Ruby Developer. Fully Remote Working. £80,000 + Options + Benefits

Senior Ruby Developer. Fully Remote Working. £80,000

Our client have built an outstanding cloud based product that allows business all over the world to manage their time and resources efficiently and effectively.

They are partnering with Lewis Hollings to hire a Senior Ruby Developer to join their talented and expanding Software Engineering team. We are looking for a passionate programmer with excellent Ruby on Rails knowledge who has experience of working remotely previously.

The company is a fully remote business with 10+ employees all working from home or shared space locations.

The best candidates will be professional, focused and enjoy the autonomy of a role where nobody is holding your hand or looking over your shoulder. With no managers around it’s important you are respectful and pragmatic.

Our client have exciting plans and great tech challenges to work on including microservices and in time moving away from Rails offering the opportunity to learn lots of new skills and languages becoming a genuine polyglot.

If you are a full-stack web developer, who is interested in coming up with imaginative solutions to technical problems and delivering a top notch user-experience to customers coupled with being highly motivated and energetic please get in touch ASAP!

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

Lead Full Stack Ruby Developer | Start-up Environment | E.London | £75,000

Lead Full Stack Ruby Developer | Start-up Environment | E.London | £75,000

Lewis Hollings are working with an expanding and exciting Start-up to hire a Full Stack Ruby Developer.

Our client are award winning, leaders in their field of expertise and have customers all over globe and very ambitions plans. 

Essential skills and experience required:

  • Essential 
    • In-depth knowledge of Ruby and Rails
    • Extensive software development experience (minimum 5 years, likely 8+ years overall experience)
    • Advanced RSpec
    • Git (Comfortable with rebasing, squashing and otherwise reworking branches ready for review)
    • Proficient with Linux including system administration
    • HTML/CSS/JS
    • An ability and willingness to seek out new knowledge as required for the work

    Desirable 

    • Experience of building APIs
    • ETL experience, especially row-based methodologies such as Kiba
    • Experience with Solr
    • Advanced knowledge of operational automation on AWS, e.g. CloudFormation, CodePipeline, OpsWorks
    • Modern JavaScript stacks, e.g. ES2015, Webpack, Ember or other front-end frameworks

The perfect Fullstack Developer will have experience delivering early stage products within a startup environment.

The role is a great opportunity to work with talented Devs, solve real problems and make a real impact both to the product and people’s lives via the product.

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

Lead Frontend Developer. E-Commerce Start-Up. London. £80,000

code-583073_1280Are you a Lead Front-end Developer interested in working technologies such as Angular, Node/Express, ES6, Jade, NPM, Grunt, Docker and Sass to build a world-class e-commerce experience for our customers? We are looking for an expert in current and emerging front end technologies, in particular single page applications and Angular JS plus the ability to communicate best practice to colleagues, while leading by example with your hands on skills and great development practices.

Working closely with the Product Director and VP Technology you’ll be tasked with bringing product design into production and delivering a great customer experience. Our client, an already well known e-commerce start-up, has ambitious growth plans and an interesting roadmap which includes taking a mobile first approach to design and performance.

As a Lead Front-end Developer it is vital you still enjoy writing, reviewing and supporting code across all aspects of our solutions – Team leadership and architectural/technical direction setting are essentials, this is a hand’s on role, in a small but growing team. The best candidate will be able to show passion for the product you’re building as well as the quality of the code you write, tracking the impact of the products and features you ship and recapping to continually improve the customer experience.

You’ll be joining an pioneering team who work hard in a relaxed culture, the environment is supportive of flexible working and has a strong and collaborative vibe. You’ll get first-hand experience of rapid product development, amazing growth curves and everything else that comes with being part of a early, exciting product.

We believe the perfect candidate will be eager to learn, be fast-moving and practical with a passion for building great user experiences. He or she will have experience of working as a Senior front-end developer, ideally on a e/m-commerce product. They will need a deep experience in front-end technologies on all sorts of platforms, plus experience of how to tailor Angular applications to reduce the traditional SEO downsides of a rich front-end application couple with experience of RESTful APIs (ours is written in Ruby on Rails, latest version using JSON), so experience of this is highly desirable.

This is a unique opportunity to be heavily involved at a great stage of a young business, to make a major impact and to progress your career in to people management.

For more detail, please call 07858973473 and send your CV to CV@lewishollings.com

Ruby Software Engineer | London Start-Up | Brilliant Work Environment | Unlimited Holiday | £70,000

Ruby Software Engineer. London Start-Up. Brilliant Work Environment. Unlimited Holiday. £70,000

Our client has built a unique platform to enable small business to run smoothly and allow small business owners to focus on what’s important! The platform looks after all your team’s vital information – from onboarding new staff to tracking holiday, managing benefits and more.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, passionate and talented Ruby Software Engineer to join the team.

As a Senior Ruby Developer, you’ll be expected to use your extensive knowledge of web development to improve an application relied upon by companies every day.

The ideal candidate will be a Ruby, Rails and JavaScript expert and have skills and commercial experience with of the below:

  • Ruby: Rails, Sidekiq, RSpec, Capybara
  • JavaScript: jQuery, Jasmine
  • Infrastructure: Heroku, Postgresql, Redis

Key Requirements for the role of Senior Ruby Developer include:

  • At least 3 years of professional experience working with Ruby and Rails.
  • A strong understanding & commercial experience of web applications.
  • Strong communication skills, a positive attitude and enjoy receiving feedback.
  • A commitment to the use of best practices.

On offer is a genuinely fantastic work environment and an enthusiastic and friendly team with outstanding benefits such as Unlimited holidays! Hack days and Monthly socials.

If you’d like to join a fast-growing startup, releasing significant new features weekly, while maintaining a sustainable work-life balance and having an impact on the direction of the development of the product, the culture of a small company and team then I recommend you get in touch ASAP!

Please call me on 07858973473 and email a CV to Jordan@lewishollings.com

Senior Ruby Developer. Pharmaceutical. Central London. £70,000

senior-ruby-developer-pharmaSenior Ruby Developer. Pharmaceutical. Central London. £70,000

Our client, a leading web-based SaaS provider to the pharmaceutical industry, is looking to hire a Senior Ruby Developer to join an existing team in central London.

As a Senior Ruby Developer you’ll be given the opportunity to help build and deliver a leading edge web-based data capture solution.

Extensive experience using Ruby on Rails framework, HTML and Javascript is required coupled with excellent knowledge of Object Oriented Design, Domain Driven Design, Test Driven Design and Design Patterns.

Design & Architecture skills, experience and knowledge are vital. As is a deep understanding of all aspects of the software development life cycle: Requirement through to testing, and documentation.

This opportunity will suit a candidate with an appetite for owning responsibility of technical decisions and who demonstrates an interest in improving both personally and collectively.

Our client offers an friendly and professional working environment with a vibrant company culture, lots of opportunities to grow your technical knowledge with a growing business plus a competitive salary and great benefits.

To learn more about this or any of our Ruby opportunities please call 07858973473 or email your CV to CV@lewishollings.com

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 Developer | Fashion E-commerce Platform | London | £60,000

Ruby Developer | Fashion E-commerce Platform | London | £60,000

ruby-fashionOur client, an award winning fashion e-commerce platform, is looking for a Ruby Developer.

This is a great opportunity to join an exciting fast growing business expanding from 40 staff to more than 100 by the end of 2017.

We’re looking for a Senior Developer to work with an established tech team and assist with the continued development of an e-commerce solution as well as new features and digital offerings.

As a Senior Ruby Developer in a small start-up environment it’s important you communicate well and are comfortable working hard, to tight deadlines and adapting to project changes at short notice.

The Perfect Ruby Developer may have:

  • 3+ years experience developing business applications using Ruby on Rails
  • A test-driven development approach
  • Experience and in-depth knowledge of NoSQL databases, particularly MongoDB
  • Web Developer experience – Javascript, HTML and CSS
  • Experience developing e-commerce applications and working with different payment gateways

Our client has created an interesting and challenging company culture where the team have great fun while “getting shit done”

To learn more about this or any of our Ruby opportunities please call 07858973473 or email your CV to CV@lewishollings.com