BACK END DEVELOPER (LUXURY / LIFESTYLE BRAND)

Phil Rands

£225 p/d Neg (DOE) – London, NW7

A Back-End Developer / PHP Developer / Web Developer / Back End Application Developer is needed to join a specialist in the luxury superyacht industry and its surrounding lifestyle. Expect to play a significant role developing and expanding their already awesome website.
Considered as the definitive online source for luxury yachting and lifestyle, this leading independent website is a media platform for yacht owners wanting to buy, sell or charter yachts, on top of this it provides all other information surrounding the yachting industry (video content, news, guidance, event coverage etc.). Joining as a Back-End Developer / PHP Developer / Web Developer / Back End Application Developer you’ll work within a talented, friendly team utilising the latest technologies and tools to enhance and improve the website.
As part of a small, agile team expect to take responsibility for all aspects of back-end development.  From database and application integrations and building out new API endpoints to bug fixing and liaising with creative and production teams, expect an all encompassing web development role that you can really get stuck into.
To qualify… Whether you call yourself a Back-End Developer, PHP Developer, Web Developer, Back End Application Developer, PHP Web Developer or similar we don’t mind, you just need to be a Junior to Midweight coder who is passionate about their industry and capable of confidently communicating with their peers.
As a guideline they look for developers who can demonstrate skills in the following stack…
  • REST API service development and integrating with 3rd party/API services.
  • Laravel framework and ideally Laravel Nova.
  • Relational database design and development.
  • OOP patterns.
  • TDD / PHPUnit.
  • GraphQL.
  • SSR front-end frameworks preferably Nuxt.
  • Familiarity with best coding practices and ability to produce maintainable code.
  • Maintaining and administrating Linux servers.
  • Git repositories and remote team integrations.
  • AWS server administration.
Remote and flexible working hours are available and international candidates are also considered – however you must have first class communication skills. Please note this is, to begin with, a freelance position with a view to extending towards a permanent contract if it suits you.
Get ready to work on a really interesting and different type of project within a very friendly and highly flexible company. Apply now!