PHP Back End Developer

Our client is a leading multinational and very well established Financial Services company with offices based in the centre of Limassol.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Back End PHP Developer to join their team.

Job Description

  • Gathering requirements, designing and implementing new features/projects
  • Maintaining and refactoring existing web applications such as the Company’s payment gateway
  • Resolving support tickets for IT related issues
  • Researching and integrating new web technologies
  • Collaborating with other departments or IT staff members

Required Skills & Experience

  • BSc/MSc in Information Technology/Computer Science, or any other relevant degree
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Very good knowledge of PHP 5.5+
  • Very good understanding of object-oriented programming principles
  • Very good working knowledge of relational databases like MySql
  • Experience with consuming 3rd party web services
  • Problem solving and analytical thinking skills
  • Outstanding team working skills

The following will be considered an advantage:

  • Experience with any PHP frameworks like Symfony, Laravel, CakePHP
  • Experience in creating composer packages, using version control systems like Git and writing tests with PHPUnit
  • Working knowledge of database query optimisation
  • Experience in the development of RESTful APIs
  • Experience in using RabbitMQ with PHP

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities
  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related bonus
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Flexible working arrangements