Software Developer (PHP)

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    Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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    £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, training

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    Experis UK

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    2 months ago

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Software Developer (PHP)

Permanent position based in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

Reinsurance / Insurance, Software Development, PHP, JavaScript

We have an exciting opportunity with one of our clients, a world leader in reinsurance. They stand for exceptional solution-based expertise, consistent risk management, financial stability and client proximity.


As a Software Developer, will work as part of a cross-functional Agile development team to deliver high-quality front-end code for one of our main clients.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to engineering
  • Conceptualize original website design ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex roadblocks
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Present and defend designs and key deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards
  • Gathering of requirements and creating timescales
  • Discuss user requirements clearly
  • Work closely with the existing Red Crake team to successful grow the core product

Experience required:

  • Experienced in Agile methods, ideally SCRUM
  • Several years of experience in software development as a developer, demonstrating in depth knowledge of clean coding, object-oriented development principles, patterns, and agile development practices.
  • Strong programming background and knowledge of building and implementing applications in the cloud (Azure, AWS, GCP) and delivering interactive web sites and user interfaces
  • 2-4 Years' experience in implementing solutions using PHP, JavaScript, ActionScript, XML
  • Experience developing with and extending Umbraco CMS
  • Experience using XML, XSLT, XPATH etc.
  • Experience with front-end languages and frameworks
  • Experience with 3rd party API's - data feeds, payment providers, etc
  • Clear understanding of DevOps principles, preferably with VSTS.
  • Experience with micro service architectures, containers and cloud services (including integrating with micro service)
  • Know-how about TDD (test driven design), unit testing and automated testing (frameworks).
  • Dev skills and habits for source code management: source control, branching, merging and code reviews.
  • Database skills (relational ideally mySQL).


  • Degree in computer science or similar training and/or relevant working experience

If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to apply, please follow the link provided.