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Permanent: PHP Engineer (PHP, Linux, Python)

Ref: CIL / 27439

Location: London

Salary: up to £50k DOE + bonus

Duration: Full Time

Start Date: ASAP

Last updated: 11 January 2016

PHP Developer – Software Engineer 


  • Development of applications to support the operation of the client’s Engineering and the running of network services
  • Bridging the gap between development and operations, understanding the operational requirements of the Engineering team and working with them to build systems which meet those requirements
  • Working with staff to ensure a sustainable and productive standard of coding practices is maintained (release and revision control, bug tracking, code review, QA)
  • Produce thorough documentation of the systems designed and developed
  • Any other duties required for the overall technical and organisational operation 

Essential Skills: 

  • Excellent programming knowledge in PHP and javascript
  • Experience working with linux systems
  • An interest in the automation of systems, networks and processes
  • Working knowledge of at least one version control technology (Git) 

Beneficial Skills: 

  • Programming experience in python
  • An understanding of basic IP Networking, be comfortable talking about mac addresses, ip addresses, switching, routing
  • Experience working with common web development frameworks and libraries is beneficial (e.g. Symfony2, JQuery, Bootstrap) 

Please Note: 

This post has an occasional element of out-of-hours availability as a 3rd line escalation point.

You will be required to be security screened to BS7858 standard and DBS checked (this will start at your induction)

You are required to have the right to live and work in the UK

Some international travel may be required 

Remuneration package:

The salary for this position will be determined by experience. In addition to this, the client also offers a full range of employee benefits including: 

  • Medical and Dental
  • Income Protection
  • Pension
  • Death in Service
  • Bonus (the Company aims to pay a bonus dependant on both the performance of the Company and the Employee however this is not guaranteed)

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