Job Title – PHP Developer
Salary – £25k to £35k
Friday Media Group is a UK-based web company with a clear vision that’s expanding in the UK and internationally, currently boasting over 70 websites, generating in excess of 12 million visits a month. We’re growing our Online team and we’re looking for talented people who really want to make a difference to our business. Working with our passionate team, you’ll have the opportunity to drive innovation and make your mark on our future direction.
This is an exciting opportunity for a developer to join the team working on the platform used by our recruitment division, a highly successful business serving 500,000 job seekers every month across 14 niche job boards within the UK and North America (e.g. ).
You will be working in two week sprints on a code base that has been built from the ground up over the last 18 months in object oriented PHP using the Symfony MVC framework.
The immediate team around you will be the Product Manager who manages the product backlog and runs sprints and the Recruitment Platform Development Team Manager, an experienced PHP developer who will provide you with the support you need to work effectively and grow as a developer.
Linux + Apache
Version Control (ideally Git)
Project management software (ideally Jira)
PHP + an MVC framework (ideally Symfony)
HTML + CSS
Experience of Solr would be an advantage
An understanding of automated testing tools would be an advantage
The ability to work with semi-technical stake holders
The head office is in Sayers Common, a small village fifteen minutes drive from central Brighton and Hove, with plenty of parking, a large pool of car-sharers around Sussex and a shuttle service to and from Hassocks station.
Our offices have been recently refurbished and contain calm and friendly offices for our technical teams and loud and buzzy offices for our sales and marketing teams as well as plenty of space indoors and outside for eating and informal chats. As well as a Sayers Common there is a gym, table football and a picnic/barbecue area for the summer