Charterhouse is working with an ambitious, friendly and award winning Digital design studio with their headquarters based in London. Our client, is looking to expand their Centre of Excellence in Dubai by hiring a PHP/ Laravel Developer to report into the Head of Development.
About the role
Your main responsibilities will be to undertake and lead development of bespoke medium to large scale websites on PHP based web applications on platforms such as laravel and magento. You will interact with the technical teams and lead the entire web application development life cycle right from concept stage to delivery and post launch support. Internally you will coordinate with co-developers and keep the Project Manager well informed of the status of development essentially serving an effective go between for the PM and development staff. Along with developing and maintaining cutting edge web-based PHP applications you will build innovative, state-of-the-art applications and collaborate with the user experience (UX) team.
The successful candidate should have previous working experience as a PHP/ Laravel Developer for a minimum of 2 years. You should also hold a BS/MS Degree in computer science, engineering, MIS or similar relevant field desired. You should be a proven team player with a good understanding of design principles and be able to meet deadlines. Excellent command of the English language is a prerequisite for this position. The successful candidate should also be an expert in programing on open source platforms, hands on desktop, web programing, web services development with security and audit backgrounds. It is essential that you have previous experience developing secure web services using certificates, secure file transfer (SFTP) mechanisms configuring of Linux based servers for deploying websites. Experienced in MySQL with exposure to profiling is an added benefit. This role will suit someone who keeps abreast of new trends and best practices in web development.