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Back End Developer (PHP / Javascript)

  • Back End Developer (PHP / Javascript)
  • Auckland
  • $100K
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Live
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Anna Bethell Talent Agent

Are you sharp in all things PHP?

Have you got 5 years' Back End Development experience?

Our client, an established and dynamic digital agency is looking for a Senior Back-End Developer to fill a full-time role in a team buzzing with growth. This is a great opportunity to join a leading and growing digital agency!

As a senior part of the team, you will sit on the cutting edge of your field and be unafraid to push forward with new techniques and new technology.

The right person will have a confident attitude and solid experience in the digital development space – they will always be ready to learn, teach and take the bull by its horns! This candidate will drive productivity, act as a mentor as well as providing a supportive and positive attitude. A high level of detail and expectation of exceptional results is also key.

Required Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience
  • Back End/Server Side Experience
  • Advanced knowledge of PHP

 Required Skills:

  • Experience developing efficient, well-structured web-based applications
  • Excellent knowledge of modern PHP frameworks and development tools (Composer, Symfony4) along with solid experience using Sonata Admin, FOSuser and FOSRest bundles and similar
  • Excellent knowledge of Object Oriented Design principles
  • Excellent knowledge of MYSQL, MariaDB, SQLite and CouchDB and Redis
  • Great AWS experience (all of the AWS things) and Docker would be a good thing too
  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience with Angular, React or NodeJS
  • Experience with version control systems, preferably GIT

 Desired Skills:

  • Able to take charge of technical leadership opportunities in the delivery of a range of interesting projects
  • Lead technical & non-tech centred minds
  • Knowledge and experience of AWS
  • Ability to work cross-platform/browser compatibility

Required Qualifications:

  • Tertiary (preferred)

Personality & Culture Fit:

  • Passionate about new technology
  • Self-motivated
  • Great communication skills
  • Collaborative mind

Commencement & Ideal Start Date: 

  • Start as soon as possible
  • 4 weeks’ notice is not an issue as well

Let Anna Bethell and The Pond agents help you realise your global market value and future career potential in New Zealand. Apply today, or get in touch for more information.

Please only apply if you have a valid NZ work visa.

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