PHP Engineer - Gain NodeJS!

Talent Point
03 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
PHP Developer required by a well-known market comparison site, they are working across a large number of industries to provide the best deals for their customers. They are very well funded and a hugely profitable business. They have a reasonable sized development team that is split into 3 main sections; the front end team, the team that works on the API's and also a team that handles data and data manipulation, however there can be a lot of interchange between these teams if there is an area you are particularly interested in. The PHP Engineer will be working as predominantly a backend developer to join the API team, this will focus on integrating third party API's and building REST API's from scratch. This is a highly complex platform which is built using some of the newest technologies and a great chance to work on something at this scale. Their whole technical stack is currently PHP for the backend and to build API's however this is quickly migrating across into NodeJS, React/Redux for the front end and on the database side they are currently using Mongo. We are looking for a PHP Developer that knows inside out all about OO concepts and have built RESTful API's and has the drive and desire to learn a new software language! Ideally you will have also played around a little with NodeJS either in a commercial environment or at home and want to make it a major part of your next job. This is a truly unique opportunity to get to grips and become a master of one of the fastest growing, in demand modern programming languages. You will be working with and learning from some of the best developers in the industry who have a proven track record of training people into NodeJS. There is also a very competitive benefits package on offer as part of this role. I'd love to chat with passionate people who fit the aforementioned criteria, please send an up to date CV.