Job Description – Senior Software Developer
Candidate skill set:
Maintain a good standard of coding and adhere to the same conventions as the rest of the team.
Leave code better than you found it.
Test your code, be it client or server-side.
Willing to take ownership of projects and present your proposed solutions to the wider team of non-technical staff.
Ability to perform effectively to tight deadlines.
Work well both independently and as part of a team with a proactive attitude to problem-solving and an understanding of the role of development in a creative environment.
Willing to work in a research capacityto find, test, and critically review open-source frameworks and technologies.
Open, honest and direct, comfortable giving and receiving constructive feedback.
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering, or Web Development.
Strong knowledge of PHP object orientated and mySQL.
Experience in Frameworks such as Symfony, Codeigniter or Laravel, Zend / Zend2.
Experience in CMS:
4+ years of experience in software graphics manipulation and web programming.
Ability to scope and estimate technical builds.
Knowledge of off-the-shelf CMS packages (Drupal, Joomla, WordPress).
Ability to code and debug in:
CSS (responsive design framework)
Experience of implementing Google Analytics code and debugging
Working knowledge of XML/JSON and using 3rd party APIs
Experience of MVC frameworks/architecture like:
Experience of MVC frameworks/architecture:
Must be able to stay on top of advancing internet and computer technology and its effects to the business environment
Be willing to work in a research capacityto find, test, and critically review open-source frameworks and technologies