Lead PHP Developer - FinTech Firm, London

  • GBP55000.00 - GBP65000.00 per annum GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Twenty Recruitment Group
  • 11 Sep 18 2018-09-11

An innovative FinTech firm are hiring a lead PHP developer to build out an alternatives payments platform for the travel industries having just received £20m in funding.

Lead PHP Developer - FinTech Firm

Key Words: PHP/HTML5/CSS/jQuery/JavaScript/AWS/FinTech/SQL/Unix

Company:

An innovative FinTech firm are hiring a lead PHP developer to build out an alternatives payments platform for the travel industries having just received £20m in funding.

The role:

You will be responsible for leading a growing development team in a hands-on capacity. They operate as a collaborative team and require someone with a team player mentality to lead from the front.

Working closely with the CTO to set technical direction for the business and ensure delivery of requirements is executed successfully. This includes optimising code to improve performance and reliability, application feature development, and effective communication with the team on project details, timelines, deadlines, risks and escalation.

The team currently work in a full stack environment to develop custom financial web applications using PHP, HTML5, CSS, ES6 and jQuery in a Unix environment. SQL experience is required and AWS knowledge would be beneficial.

Key skills:

  • PHP, HTML5, CSS, ES6, jQuery
  • SQL, queries in MySQL (OOP, abstractions and wrapper development)
  • Back-end framework knowledge (Symfony, Laravel)
  • Unix environment such as Linux, MacOS
  • Git knowledge
  • AWS knowledge beneficial but not required

Next step

If you are interested in leading a team in a high growth FinTech start up environment then please apply to this role.