GAP PHP TEAM LEADER

Role:

We are looking for a PHP Team Lead to join our growing engineering team in London reporting to the Dev Manager. You will work together with the engineering team and combine your in-depth knowledge of large-scale and your passion for new technologies to ensure we keep delivering the best experiences to our customers. 

Desired skills and experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in web development using PHP5, OOP, MySQL, jQuery, HTML, Kafka.
  • Experience with PHP framework such as Lumen and Laravel
  • Experience in developing REST web services and working with APIs
  • Experience in using version control systems such as GIT
  • An understanding of the entire software development life cycle
  • A passion for performance debugging and benchmarking
  • Experience working with XML and JSON
  • Experience in designing automation unit, stress and functional tests
  • Experience of working in Agile environments
  • To be a fast learner who adapts easily to changing environments, possess strong analytical, technical, and problem-solving skills

Mandatory qualifications:

The ideal candidate shall possess the following:

  • Past experience of team lead, or natural leader.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems
  • Experience with JIRA/STASH/BAMBOO
  • Developing on virtualised environment using Vagrant
  • Fluent written and spoken English

Responsibilities:

  • Leading the integration team, reporting to the Development manager.
  • Being an asset to deliver fast paced projects thanks to leadership and skills.
  • Requirements and project specs analysis and estimations
  • Write high performance and reusable PHP code modules
  • Maintain and improve the backend for existing products
  • Code review and projects architecture improvement
  • Follow coding standards and best practices
  • Collaboration within the team in order to achieve the requirements above
  • Ability to understand and analyse specifications

 

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