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Senior PHP Engineer

Stock Market Research

Remote friendly, this award-winning online stock market research service is looking for a Senior PHP Engineer to help build their core applications.

The client

You’ll be working with a small team of finance experts and technologists to have a significant impact on the future of their SaaS platform and have complete ownership of your space.

The role

On a day to do you’ll be doing the following;

  • Help design and architect their main user-facing application.
  • Implementing innovative and often first-in-market product functionality.
  • Working with cross-functional teams and adhering to the highest coding standards.
  • Taking ownership, being autonomous, and collaborating in equal measure as required.
  • Working in an organisation-wide Agile/DevOps culture.
  • Making use of modern technologies, including Kubernetes, containerization, and CD.
  • Joining in with code reviews, knowledge sharing, and mentoring.

The candidate

How do I get this job?

They want someone with demonstrable commercial experience creating applications with PHP 7.x and Symfony, as well as a strong understanding of application and data architecture. They put a strong emphasis on engineering best practices and craftmanship so ideally, you’ll be of a similar mind. Deep knowledge of relational and NoSQL databases such as MySQL and MongoDB would be great. It would be a bonus if you’ve worked with modern DevOps technologies but no problem if not, so long as you are happy to work in a real DevOps culture going forward.

What do I get for all of this?

The role is 100% remote (they surveyed their staff and find that remote working allows people to be most productive), with amazing training and development budget and also a decent holiday allowance.

The salary is £75,000, though this can be flexed for the right person!

We welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences. Our team includes parents, the self-taught, the university-educated, and people of a wide variety of nationalities, ages, and socio-economic backgrounds.

Obviously, we’re looking to ensure it’s a solid fit from both sides: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day for work.

We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences to apply to be part of life at Zebra People. We are committed to a fair and accessible recruitment process for all candidates. We would be happy to meet any accommodation requests during the application or interview process, please just let us know.