Full-stack Application Developer, Symfony, London up to £65k

Software developer, Full stack developer, Symfony developer, Application Developer, Platform Developer, PHP, Vue.js, REST, Continuous Integration, CI, Github, Docker, Kubernetes, PHP frameworks, Full Stack, Front End, Back End, MS Azure, Doctrine ORM, PHP libraries, Symfony, Financial services, lending

Constantly innovating and continually move forward. This means using all of the latest marketing techniques, new social medias as well as an ever-evolving tech stack. This Fin Tech lender are looking to completely redesign the front and back-end of the platform to reflect and support the growing success.

Based near Farringdon, you will be joining a rapidly growing team, whose fundamental aim is to revolutionise lending for the property market. Keen to keep all development in house, they are now looking to find an ambitious and forward-thinking developer to begin to build a passionate team.

The role

They are looking for a junior/mid-level developer to support the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the implementation, delivery and maintenance of version two of their lending platform next year.

While your role will mostly be to help architect, design and implement new features for the new platform, you will also have the opportunity to get involved in every part of the stack (infrastructure, DevOps, definition of the company IT/security policies), with the ability to have a huge impact on all aspects of our processes.

During the first months, you will contribute to the development the Symfony back-end and Vue.js front-ends. After this time, if you wish to specialise in either back-end or front-end, there is possibility to do so.

As a member of a small team, working on a sensitive financial product, you must be able to display a close attention to detail, show initiative and take pride in all you do.

Desired skills

Reporting directly to the CTO, the following experience is preferred:

  • 3-8 years commercial experience building applications using PHP
  • Experience building applications using Symfony 3/4
  • A real preference for Symfony over other PHP frameworks
  • Very good understanding of OOP principles
  • Be able to design and develop PHP applications using best practices and design patterns
  • Experience using modern client-side frameworks (ideally Vue.js)
  • Experience using Continuous Integration tools and exposure to DevOps/Docker
  • Former experience contributing to open-source projects would be a major bonus

The stack

  • A strictly layered design built around an event-sourced domain
  • PHP 7.2 / Symfony 4.2 / Doctrine ORM for the REST API back-end
  • Vue.js / Webpack for the front-end(s)
  • PHPUnit, CI, GitHub
  • Docker / Kubernetes hosted on Microsoft Azure

Please send your CV for immediate consideration

Software developer, Full stack developer, Symfony developer, Application Developer, Platform Developer, PHP, Vue.js, REST, Continuous Integration, CI, Github, Docker, Kubernetes, PHP frameworks, Full Stack, Front End, Back End, MS Azure, Doctrine ORM, PHP libraries, Symfony, Financial services, lending

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How to apply

If this position is of interest please send us your CV here, or you can call Stuart Daniel direct on 01892 507 138 to discuss this and other vacancies that may suit.

Stuart Daniel

Managing Consultant - Tech
Email: stuart@bluepelican.com
I began my career in recruitment with Blue Pelican 11 years ago. Initially working within a SAS vertical market before b...