Role details

ExpressionEngine (PHP) Developer - London

London   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • ExpressionEngine (PHP) Developer - London based
  • ExpressionEngine, PHP, OOP

About Our Client

ExpressionEngine (PHP) Software Engineer - London - START ASAP

The client is a leading content that always that prides itself on working with passionate web developers with a CMS platform background to work within their digital development team for commercial and new product development of their luxury, lifestyle, entertainment, health and contemporary brands.

Requirements

  • Work directly with Executives, Product Managers, Project Managers and Engineering teams to design, develop and implement new features and functionalities
  • Evaluate and recommend the best tools for the job
  • Perform development work both independently as well as in small development teams, overseeing and managing a group of developers
  • Be able to provide the best technical direction for the team ensuring we focus on code re-usability and best choice dependencies and partners.

Job Description

ExpressionEngine (PHP) Software Engineer - London - START ASAP

The client is a leading content that always that prides itself on working with passionate web developers with a CMS platform background to work within their digital development team for commercial and new product development of their luxury, lifestyle, entertainment, health and contemporary brands.

My client is looking for Software Engineer with commercial ExpressionEngine development experience. Ultimately the Software Engineer will be responsible for contributing to new product development for the clients tailored Expression Engine, working along side their back/front engineers and to deliver packages and applications that create engaging and intuitive digital experiences

Essential Attributes and Skills

  • Extensive experience working with the Expression Engine platform
  • Experience developing add-ons (modules,plugins,extensions and accessories) for Expression Engine
  • Strong practical knowledge of PHP
  • Experience developing high traffic websites using multiple layers of caching. Specifically Varnish, Memcache, Redis
  • Experience building products from the ground up, especially in an early stage start-up environment, is a plus.
  • Experience with SCRUM and using JIRA
  • Knowledge of Design patterns and coding standards and the ability to share, define these practices with the team through training and code reviews
  • Knowledge of the latest frontend tech stacks and their benefits. JavaScript frameworks, SASS, Grunt, etc.

Requirements

  • Work directly with Executives, Product Managers, Project Managers and Engineering teams to design, develop and implement new features and functionalities
  • Evaluate and recommend the best tools for the job
  • Perform development work both independently as well as in small development teams, overseeing and managing a group of developers
  • Be able to provide the best technical direction for the team ensuring we focus on code reusability and best choice dependencies and partners.

The Successful Applicant

ExpressionEngine (PHP) Software Engineer - London - START ASAP

The ideal candidate will have a development/architectural background with the ExpressionEngine CMS platform and be a great technologist that can define new development features in a simple way and passionate about new technologies/processes and their implementations.

Essential Attributes and Skills

  • Extensive experience working with the ExpressionEngine platform
  • Experience developing add-ons (modules,plugins,extensions and accessories) for Expression Engine
  • Strong practical knowledge of PHP
  • Experience developing high traffic websites using multiple layers of caching. Specifically Varnish, Memcache, Redis
  • Experience building products from the ground up, especially in an early stage start-up environment, is a plus.
  • Experience with SCRUM and using JIRA
  • Knowledge of Design patterns and coding standards and the ability to share, define these practices with the team through training and code reviews
  • Knowledge of the latest frontend tech stacks and their benefits. JavaScript frameworks, SASS, Grunt, etc.

What's on Offer

ExpressionEngine (PHP) Software Engineer - London - START ASAP

1 - 2 month initial rolling contract

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