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Senior PHP Developer
Meetings and Events
POSTED 12/4/2017 1:23:59 PM

Senior PHP Developer

Grass Roots Meetings & Events is a successful and growing event agency. The registration and delegate management division is based in Fleet, Hampshire. We are recruiting for an experienced PHP Team lead / Senior developer, to work within our busy development team, producing complex, bespoke event registration websites, and sophisticated web based event management tools.

The Senior PHP Developer will work with clients (internal & external) to analyse, recommend, design, develop, integrate, test, implement and support technology solutions. Able to fulfil these functions autonomously and has full responsibility and accountability for task management and delivery of solutions. Provide thought leadership and input into technology and business solutions. Be commercially aware and business focused. Mentor and guide developers.

You need to be self-motivated, enthusiastic, and flexible, have good time management skills and be capable of planning and working alone, and as part of team. You also need to be happy working within a deadline driven, pressured environment and as part of a high performing, focused and fun team.

Required skills for the Senior PHP Developer are:

●    Demonstrable 5+ years of experience in web development

●    Object Oriented PHP 5 Web Programming

●    Zend Framework 2/3

●    HTML 5, JQuery & CSS3

●    Git version control, related processes, e.g. Gitflow, and hosting

●    Relational databases and SQL (ideally Oracle)

●    Ability to understand and develop complex business logic

Fleet, Hampshire

To apply, please send your full CV and a covering email/letter to: jobs@grg.com

Please note that you must be a UK resident and eligible to work in the UK.
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