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Lead PHP Engineer

London, Greater London, South East, England
  • Salary£65000 - £75000 per annum
  • SectorDevelopment
  • Job refBH-96676
  • Start date2024-07-02 08:30:21
  • ContactImogen Hann
  • Published23 days ago
Imogen Hann
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Overview

Lead PHP Engineer 

A fantastic opportunity for a Lead PHP Engineer to join an exciting global research and intelligence client as they grow their team. 

Location: London based - Hybrid working model 

Salary: £65,000 - £75,000

Role overview:

  • Guide and mentor a team of software engineers within an Agile Scrum framework, facilitating their growth and providing necessary support.

  • Collaborate in establishing a contemporary DevOps environment, contributing to its development and enhancement.

  • Cultivate a team culture centred on collaboration, innovation, and ongoing improvement, fostering an environment conducive to success.

  • Spearhead the creation of top-tier software solutions utilising PHP frameworks like Symfony, Slim, Laravel, Laminas, or other suitable options.

  • Drive the adoption of Test-Driven Development (TDD) methodologies employing PHPUnit to uphold code excellence and dependability.

  • Take charge of the conception and execution of a cutting-edge platform leveraging the latest tools and technologies.

  • Engage in close collaboration with diverse teams to gather requirements and ensure alignment with organisational objectives.

  • Showcase comprehensive expertise in HTTP and REST principles, vital for crafting scalable and sustainable RESTful APIs.

  • Harness Docker for efficient containerization and leverage AWS for cloud infrastructure, deployment, and administration, ensuring seamless operations.

Skills / Qualifications required: 

  • At least 5  years of experience within Software Engineering with focus on PHP background within a B2B environment.

  • Understanding of PHP tooling.

  • Demonstrated track record of effectively guiding and overseeing a team of software engineers within an Agile Scrum setting.

  • Proficiency in PHP frameworks such as Symfony, Slim, Laravel, Laminas, or others, as well as Test-Driven Development (TDD) using PHPUnit.

  • Comprehensive understanding of HTTP and REST principles for API development.

  • Essential experience with PostgreSQL for data management.

  • Proficiency in Docker for containerization and AWS for cloud infrastructure.



Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.

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