Senior PHP Developer

Job Title: Senior PHP Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kew, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 195405_1560991092
Contact Name: Nicole Leishman
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 20, 2019 10:38

Job Description

Are a passionate Developer who likes to think outside the box, uses initiative and offers input? Then this is a role for you.

Our client, a large Australian Risk Management company is looking for a Senior Full Stack Developer to join their team.

Role Overview:

This position sits within a newly created Agile product team and will allow you to build a culture of innovation, take ownership, drive and influence, whilst working on exciting cutting-edge projects for an AWS hosted solution in a CI/CD environment.

  • Design, implement and test new product features;
  • Contribute to RESTful API development;
  • Database schema optimization and migration to cloud;
  • Undertake integration with a greenfield platform;
  • Contribute to code reviews and write test cases to enhance code integrity and quality;
  • Refactor code and make it micro-service ready.

Skills and qualifications:

  • is proficient in PHP frameworks (Zend/Laravel), SQL (MySQL, Postgres)
  • a sound academic background - preferably a degree in computer science engineering or equivalent;
  • is willing to learn and be challenged;
  • is self-motivated and takes initiative, and
  • has excellent communication skills.

Some other skills that would be nice to have are,

  • experience with React JS, React Native, JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap;
  • usage of Git, Jest, Mocha;
  • deployment to AWS or Azure cloud, and
  • understanding of microservices architecture

If you believe you have the skills and experience, apply now as this opportunity wont be around for long.