Senior PHP Developer - Drogheda

Senior PHP Developer - Drogheda

Drogheda, Co. Louth

Negotiable depending on experience 


These include:

  • Growth and opportunity.  As an Enterprise Ireland backed HPSU (high potential startup) company we are funded and focused on high levels of growth providing strong career options.  We provide regular formal and informal career feedback and carry out annual pay reviews.
  • Work with great people.  Our team is passionate, driven and successful - join us if you are too!
  • Social.  We hold regular company sponsored team lunches, nights out and our annual weekend conference.
  • Benefits.  We offer a number of schemes and benefits to all employees equally:
  • Industry benchmarked salaries
  • Annual leave - from 22 to 25 days per year (depending on length of service)
  • Bike-to-work scheme.  We also offer a further company subsidy to make this scheme even more attractive.
  • Gym Membership Discounts
  • Flexible Work Hours
  • Remote Working (subject to role and length of service)
  • Modern office with great canteen facilities, coffee dock, bike park, shower facilities & free car parking

Award-winning cloud technology start-up in Drogheda is actively looking for a Senior PHP Developer.

Senior PHP Developer

With a rapidly growing platform, our client  wants to add another PHP developer to our R&D team to build upon our code base to further enhance features and offerings to our merchants improving the end user experience.

You will be a critical member of a team who are passionate about the platform we code on and delivering the best maintainable and scalable code we can, on an iterative and continuous basis.

You will work in a highly demanding environment focusing on delivering products which our merchants can’t do without. As a senior PHP Developer, you will have key responsibilities ensuring Test Driven Development and S.O.L.I.D. principles are followed while ensuring all code by all team members is delivered to a high standard.

You will gain experience by working within a team with diverse skillsets, by coding on an ever-evolving platform in a highly scalable environment, as well as having a direct impact on our merchant’s digital business by delivering on great new features and improvements to the products they and their customers use on a daily basis.

In order to be considered for an interview you will need the following:

Education & Experience

  • 3+ years commercial web development experience with PHP/MySQL
  • Practical working examples of projects/products worked on with code samples
  • Some experience in eCommerce based applications
  • Educated to degree level in a computer science, graphic design or related discipline. Is preferred

Key Skills Required

  • Excellent, practical, server-side PHP experience
  • Experience of MVC frameworks (e.g. Zend Framework, Symfony, Code Ignitor, etc.)
  • Experience using web services such as REST/SOAP or other APIs
  • Experience in TDD/BDD and related frameworks
  • Good knowledge of MySQL, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Practical knowledge of Git/version control
  • Use of issue tracking tools such as Jira – Customer Issue Logging, Resolution and Reporting
  • Knowledge and interest in web standards, accessibility, SEO and industry trends
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills are expected
  • You are expected to display commercial awareness especially in relation to efficient use of time and resources
  • Ability to meet developmental and project delivery goals
  • Strong attention to detail and client empathy is essential
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, with the team and externally
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