Software Engineer – Cambridge – Excellent salary, bonus and benefits

We are helping one of the world’s most recognizable technology brands redefine how to business engage and connect with their customers. To keep them at the cutting edge they now need a three PHP Developers to join their team in their growing Cambridge office. They are open to junior, mid-level and senior/lead level developers.

As PHP developer, you will be at the driving seat of all technical development. You will be responsible for turning their MVP into a shiny product that people will love using. As PHP developer, you will be fully hands on with complex back end code development. This is a rare opportunity so grab it now!

Our client are more interested in a persons attitude and potential. They are excellent at developing and mentoring people to turn good developers into great developers. To be a successful PHP Developer, the ideal candidate will have:

  • Excellent hands on development experience in PHP (laravel preferred but open to others)
  • Strong knowledge of MySQL
  • Superb knowledge of elastic search (or other elastic type searching tools)
  • Solid REST / AJAX API
  • Good javascript (jquery, knockout, angular)
  • Knowledge of responsive and adaptive designs (very much a nice to have)

Who are you and where will this role take you?

  • Ideally you will have experience of being hands on coding in PHP but recognize that there is always something new to learn.
  • You will be passionate about the latest development trends, tools and techniques and probably play around with these in your spare time.
  • You are deeply passionate about PHP development and see your role as a hobby you get paid for rather than “just a job”.
  • These guys want someone who is going to build the foundations of their future growth. This is a unique opportunity to get on board at the ground floor with entrepreneurs who have a proven track record of success and are well funded.

What is in it for you?

  • Great salary (up to £50k basic DOE)
  • Excellent benefits – healthcare, dental, life insurance, child care vouchers, money off scheme
  • Bonus and package.
  • Unique opportunity to build something of value from the ground up.

Please apply with your CV and we will be in touch for a confidential chat.