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

PHP Developer. Rapidly Growing Start-Up. London. £40,000

PHP Developer. Rapidly Growing Start-Up. London. £40,000

We are working on behalf of a rapidly growing start-up to hire a PHP Developer to help with the build and maintenance of an industry leading platform.

Working within a small team and closely with the CTO you’ll gain valuable experience and be given endless opportunities to learn while delivering several new and exciting projects.

As a PHP Developer you should have a good understanding of core development principles coupled with a determined to learn and improve all the time.

We think the best candidates will have around 2 to 3 years commercial PHP development experience along with experience in at least one modern framework (Symfony, Zend for example) You’ll also have some understanding of GIT version control and Test driven development (TDD).

The perfect candidate will have prior exposure to Zend Framework 2, GIS mapping and AWS or other cloud platforms. You’ll will have also worked in an BDD, TDD, Agile environment and had experience with other languages (JavaScript, Go, Java, Scala, Python, etc).

Our client is determined to invest in the team and will provide training budgets and external training as well as support from an experienced team, in exchange they would like to hire candidates who are passionate about technology, keen to learn and delivery the best product possible.

This a great opportunity to gain valuable experience with high-concurrency systems and the work with the very latest technologies and development practices.

For more details please call 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