Experienced PHP Developer RequiredBig Fish Internet Ltd, United kingdom , Manchester + South Cumbria
Due to continued growth we require experienced PHP developers to join our bespoke programming team, in both our Manchester and Cumbria offices.
== The Company ==
Big Fish Internet are a leading internet design and consultancy Company based in the village of Milnthorpe, Cumbria with a second office in Manchester's Northern Quarter. The Company has a long established reputation for offering custom made high quality web sites and services. Our focus is on delivering quality products to meet the client's needs, along with exceptional levels of customer service and support.
== The Successful Candidate ==
We are looking for the right person to join our established development team, building bespoke web applications and maintaining existing systems.
You will be creative, pro-active with an ability to problem solve and interested in taking up challenging & varied projects with an ambition to exceed our customer's expectations.
In short you should be able to demonstrate:
* Excellent commercial experience of PHP5, MySQL5 & PHP frameworks (confidence with Zend & CodeIgniter is important)
* Any experience with Perl or Linux system administration is advantageous.
* An understanding of MVC and OOP methodology
* The ability to efficiently plan projects and effectively communicate those plans
* Most importantly be self-motivated, team player, thorough and committed to our customers and the business
== The Reward ==
The right candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary , which is negotiable depending on skills and experience. We offer an attractive benefits package including 28 days paid holiday (inc. Bank Holidays & Christmas/New Year closure period), sick pay, baby bonus, free financial advice, charitable donations, company pension scheme, cycle scheme, social events, childcare vouchers and selected local discounts.
We offer a fantastic working environment at our modern & purpose built offices, with company stability and forecasted growth. We place great importance on personal & professional development - you will be able to cross-train in other disciplines & languages, you will work on stimulating & challenging projects, you will be encouraged to develop your initiative, forethought & adaptability – all within a friendly, supportive and productive team environment. This position offers the opportunity to work with a diverse client base including industry leaders and high-street brands.
== The Next Step ==
Please email Chris Ward (firstname.lastname@example.org) with your current C.V. and example URL's of recent projects. Alternatively if you fancy a quick chat about the vacancy before applying please call him on 0845 519 4727.