Senior PHP Engineer - 500 million user platform

Senior PHP Engineer - 500 million user platform

  • Location

    London, England

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    IT & Technology

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £85000 per annum + 10% bonus, flex hours, pension

  • Contact:

    Ben Mellows

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    about 1 month ago

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Senior PHP Engineer - 500 million user platform

If you fancy mixing up some serious engineering challenge with the freedom to make up your hours as you wish, take in the odd live yoga and meditation session, this could be right up your street.

We're partnering with one of the world's most popular social platforms - who have 100s of millions of global users - to run some key technical hiring.

Joining a 25 strong PHP team you will working on a large-scale API that receives over 60k requests per second.

You'll input into architectural and technology decision making for the backend, constantly looking for ways to optimise and improve performance.

The stack is PHP, MySQL, NoSQL, on the front end React/ Redux and TypeScript.

You'll be a confident Senior or Lead PHP Engineer, used to contributing to back end design, taking ownership of projects, mentoring experience will be a plus.

With the product operating in over 150 countries and our fast-paced technical delivery, you will the results of work instantly, on a truly global scale.

The team have a brilliant onboarding process which will settle you right at home pretty quickly.