Location: Sheffield Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Sector: IT Specialism:
Type: Permanent - Full Time Contact: Anders Christiansen
We are currently recruiting for a Junior PHP developer based in Sheffield for our client who is the UK’s largest providers of direct marketing solutions, a forward-thinking technology problem-solver, who design websites and solutions for online publishing companies.

Providing a variety of technical platforms and software solutions in the domains of CPO Marketing, affiliate marketing.

The role will mainly involve working on back-end solutions to solve problems on the sites that the client build.

On a normal day:

-Designing back-end solutions to website problems
-Developing programmes and software for clients
-Contributing ideas and implementing for brand new technologies and software
-Using languages like PHP, MYSQL, CSS and Javascript
-Using Java and Shell/bash scripting as well as Laravel and Yii frameworks
-Working on and developing The Data Platform
-Improving existing websites
The ideal candidate will be a creative and hardworking individual with a love of computer programming and development. You might have studied a Computer Science or IT-related discipline, but this doesn’t have to be the case, if you can demonstrate that it is an area you want to work in.

The successful person for the role will:

-Have a real passion for software development and computer programming
-Be able to show examples of your own software development or computer programming work
-Be creative and able to use their own initiative to design software and programmes
-Be an effective problem-solver with a flair for innovation
-Be conscientious with a keen eye for detail
Skills required:
2+ years of PHP development experience
Knowledge of PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
A solid understanding of OOP
Experience using version control such as git or svn
Experience in at least one MVC framework such as Laravel and Yii
Experience with REST web services and JSON
Experience with web application security