Senior 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 a Senior 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
  • At least 5 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
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Very good team supervisory 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 optiomisation
  • Experience in the development of RESTful APIs
  • Experience in using RabbitMQ with PHP
  • Ability to refactor non testable code

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities