Contract PHP Developer

Contract PHP Developer

My client are a leading entertainment brand in the heart of London, who’s products are utilised by millions pf people across the globe.


The Job

My client is looking for a contract developer with expert knowledge of PHP and AWS to join a talented team of digital developers and creatives at what is an exciting time of transformation.   As contract developer you’ll work on a variety of projects but specifically on a brand new digital service.  Our client is transforming their digital gifting offering.   The Contract Developer will  be involved in the development process as well as acting as an expert voice in terms of AWS in particular, and there is an expectation that you will impart your knowledge to the wide team of front end developers.    



As Back End Developer you will really need to know your stuff in relation to Amazon Web Services- they are looking for an AWS guru.   The AWS is the priority here, so I will need to see very clear, and demonstrable experience in this area for applications. 


Key Skills and Experiences:

  • PHP 7+ (TDD, BDD)
  • High level of AWS experience, including DynamoDB, Lambda, SQS, SNS, IAM (AWS Developer certification desirable) - please list the specific AWS services, as it is too easy to just say you know some AWS
  • E.G. Authentication (JWT)
  • Standards based authentication using OAuth2.0/OpenID Connect
  • Experience designing and developing microservices and serverless architectures at scale
  • Experience of docker development and preferably deployment using AWS ECS or a similar container orchestration system
  • Symfony 3/4 Framework
  • Doctrine ORM
  • MySQL/NoSQL experience
  • REST API development / 3rd Party service integrations
  • Node.js knowledge
  • Symfony Framework
  • Ecommerce experience
  • NoSQL knowledge


Apply Now

If you are interested in applying and hearing more about this role please send me your cv, availability and rate asap.  Applications will be reviewed in the order they are received.

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