We’re Hiring!!! PHP Developer

Longridge, Preston / Liverpool City Centre
Up to £30,000 per annum, company benefits, macbook

We are looking for a talented PHP developer to join our development team. You will be working on a market leading website within the events industry, and the position is based Trading since 2001, Skiddle sell tickets for tens of thousands of events throughout the UK, from independent club nights through to 60,000 capacity festivals. Skiddle currently sells tickets for the likes of The Warehouse Project, Reading and Leeds Festivals, Live Nation and hundreds of independent venues and promoters across
the country. With over 10 million page impressions per month, you will be working on the busiest event ticketing website in the UK. Likewise we host the largest festival guide in Europe.

We are looking for a talented PHP developer to join our development team. The position is based in our open plan office in Longridge, near Preston with the option to work out of our 2nd office in Liverpool City Centre after a successful probation period. You will understand agile workflow and are able to drive a project from concept to completion. We are looking for someone who is passionate and love what they do, and looks to continually improve their skills.

You will have a gained a relative computing degree and be able to demonstrate an up to date portfolio of work, side projects are advantageous.

Must have:
At least 2 years Commercial PHP experience
Ability to work with legacy code
Comfortable with Object Oriented design
Web services / RESTful api
Integrating with 3rd Party Software
Importance of security
Experience with version control (SVN / GIT)
Be able to discuss technical solutions with team members and other stakeholders and provide innovative new ideas to solutions.

Would like to have:
Front end coding – HTML, CSS (SCSS), Javascript
Javascript Frameworks (React)
Working with AWS
Experience with ElasticSearch
Good understanding of user experience best practice
Maintain a high awareness of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies, and keep team members informed as appropriate

Company macbook
Work in a brand new custom built office, 10 minute drive from
Friendly, laid back atmosphere
Free parking
Free training
Optional pension scheme
Staff days / meals out
Childcare voucher scheme
Cycle to work scheme

Apply: Email your CV to martyn@skiddle.com