Senior PHP Developer – Sydney – Long Contract

If you are interested in being a part of an exciting new media business, building out a large, cutting edge B2B eCommerce platform and really see a great operation take shape, then this is the role for you.

You will be a Senior PHP developer, with a passion for architecture. Someone who is very keen on building great digital properties and seeing them take shape!

This role is an opportunity for a talented ‘on the tools’ open source technologist to be part of something truly exceptional.

The Opportunity

My client, is a merit driven global marketplace disrupting the traditional model of connecting buyers and suppliers in a way that drives a more transparent, sustainable and resilient global trade environment. My client have a rapidly expanding global presence , which continues to improve trading conditions of it’s users.

Long contract, with a high chance of extension!

The Person

This is a senior / lead PHP Full Stack development role, looking for a seasoned PHP veteran and with a passion for complex platform development end to end. Someone who can see the bigger picture and can work with the team around road mapping a quality solution. A solid knowledge of MVC frameworks and front end tech such as HTML, CSS, Javascript & Responsive development.

This role will need a senior PHP developer who likes working with people and passionate about building a top quality solution.

Key Skills & Experience:

– 4+ years PHP & MVC Framework experience
– Has a Senior development approach to problems
– Well versed in HTML / CSS / JavaScript, JQuery and Responsive design
– A solid understanding of web platform development and ideally eCommerce (not essential)
– Any interest in Node.JS is highly regarded
– Very strong communication skills

To find out more please e-mail your CV to [Apply online]
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Senior PHP Developer

This leading ecommerce business is looking to bring on board an innovative & clever PHP Developer that wants to step up and take control of their career.
You will be responsible for developing product features as well as 3rd level product support for one of the largest eCommerce sites.

You will thrive in an environment where customers place orders every second and events drive peaks to new heights every week. With high traffic and large data sets, your solutions and problem solving skills must be well honed

If you have experience with building scalable micro-services for web applications and general knowledge of stateless programming in high-performance environments then you may have found your perfect opportunity.


– Excellent PHP web application development experience – ideally Symfony2
– Excellent RDBMS skills (using MySQL/Maria, Aurora or similar)
– Good HTML5 and CSS3 as well as JavaScript skills
– Working knowledge of secure coding practices
– Working knowledge of serverless concepts and/or containerization (Docker) will be advantageous
– Experience with the following is advantageous but not necessary: Redis, Memcached, ElasticSearch, Varnish, AWS (EC2, SQS, SNS, RDS), API integration, machine learning, Git

If you wish to work for a market leader in a supportive and rewarding team environment please send your CV to [Apply online]
Work can be fun!

1x Mid & 1x Senior PHP Developer | Full Stack | Laravel | VueJS

** Work on cutting-edge projects for multiple blue chips clients in Australia **

In addition to working with and lea
ing from some of the best PHP experts around, you will be building innovative web and mobile applications using the latest versions of PHP & Laravel! You will also be given the opportunity to work across the full stack / front-end (HTML5, JavaScript, Mobile, Responsive Design etc) AND lea
in-demand frameworks like Angular and Vue.js!

These roles will suit developers who put career progression and interesting work first! They do not hire contractors because they have a long-term vision and their culture is at the heart of what they do! They are a close-knit company of 40+! The dev team is 10 and growing! They enjoy lea
ing from each other and working hard to deliver world-class work every day – but they also take the time to have fun in the office! They also socialise outside of work, attend tech events together and have drinks every Friday in the local pub!

This is a place where you will become a better developer and advance in your career! But you need to show them that you want it! If you are a 9-5 coder who just wants to pick up their pay cheque then this isn’t the place for you. They want innovative developers who see coding as their passion! You will be either a mid-level developer who is hungry to lea
and move into a senior role very soon! Or a senior developer who wants to step up and start leading projects, mentoring juniors and take on a Technical Lead role ASAP!

What they are looking for:

– PHP / MySQL / LAMP Stack
– Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
– Laravel or similar
– JavaScript
– CSS3
– API’s
– Version Control (eg GIT)
– Agile
– Excellent Communication Skills

Bonus points for:

– Cloud (eg AWS)
– Angular
– Vue.js
– React.js
– Node.js
– Experience mentoring juniors

Please apply via Seek and feel free to email James directly on [Apply online] with any questions you may have.

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