PHP Developer

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

At Reward Gateway, we’re driven by our culture, our clients and our mission to “make the world a better place to work.” Since 2007, we’ve been right by the side of the world’s most innovative companies and HR leaders, giving them the tools they need to overcome challenges and to connect with their people through our products and solutions. We’re more than 400 strong in four different countries, and we’re constantly growing. Our industry is HR technology, our objective is to increase employee engagement.

Our mission is to make the world a better place to work and to achieve this mission we need to develop products our customers will fall in love with.
- High quality, timely implementations of technical specifications that can be deployed to our clients.
- “Clean”, well-designed and tested PHP code adhering to internal standards and/or industry best-practices.

Some of your responsibilities will be:

  • Defining, interpreting and developing software to written requirements and technical specifications.
  • Troubleshooting, testing and maintaining the core product and databases to ensure it is functional and scalable.
  • Suggesting improvements to existing products and implementing them across our platform.
  • Working with other members of the team to help deliver significant new features to the business based on their requirements.
  • Adhering to deadlines, prioritising your work, and delivering progress reports.
  • Completing administrative work including but not limited to, writing technical documentation and time-tracking.
  • The experience and qualifications you will have:

  • Successful proven experience delivering solutions in PHP, with an understanding of agile development principles and good software engineering practices.
  • Experience developing and using APIs and OAuth authorisation.
  • Strong knowledge of Test Driven Development and Domain Driven Design practices.
  • Knowledge of the Linux command line and containerised environments.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, Elasticsearch, Memcached, and other services a significant plus.
  • Understanding of the full web-stack, from relational databases to working knowledge of JavaScript frameworks like React, and also HTML/CSS.
  • Experience using Symfony or other frameworks is desirable but not essential.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • The interview process:

  • Telephone interview with our recruitment team
  • In person interview with the Team Managers
  • Take home assessment
  • Final in person interview and presentation assessment with Team Manager and Head of Client Success
  • We may ask for feedback during or after your application process so if that sounds good to you and you feel you are a good match to what we are looking for, we would love to hear from you!

    Be comfortable. Be you.
    At Reward Gateway, we want all of our employees to feel comfortable bringing their passion, creativity and individuality to work. We value all cultures, backgrounds and experiences, as we truly believe that diversity drives innovation. Express yourself, join our community and help us Make the World a Better Place to Work.