Senior Web Developer in Swansea

  • Sector: IT
  • Location: Swansea
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Type: Permanent

Senior Web Developer
Very attractive salary

My client is based in Swansea, they are an award winning and world leading business who are going from strength to strength. My client is seeking a senior software developer to join their IT team at their head offices in Swansea.

Your new role is a new vacancy in the business and is an exciting opportunity for someone to join a friendly and family feel business although they are a global business. Your new role purpose will be to Perform analysis, design, development, adaption, testing and implementation of software, Ability to effectively contribute and work in a team guided by project documentation such as use case descriptions, business process models and system requirements. You will be responsible for writing of software modules including tests and documentation, Testing and modifying systems to ensure that that they operate reliably, including fault finding, diagnosing and fixing. Providing technical support and responding to feedback. With your advanced skills in OO and SOLID practices and MVC frameworks, you can provide input in technical discussions to determine the best solution. You will be reporting to the Lead developer.

Role details as below -
Senior software developer
Perform technical analyses for development tasks
Assist lead developer with code reviews and testing delivered functionalities
Advise less experienced team member on best practices
Programming and Development
Development of modules and full software components in a variety of languages and environments following best practices (SOLID OOP)
Actively contributing to the businesses key business systems such as:
-NAV Dynamics
-Supporting Tools
Developing integrations between systems in Europe but also across globe.
Database programming and maintenance
IT Planning & Execution
Contributing to daily SCRUM meetings, monthly developers' summits
Preparing development and align with organisational vision and values
Considering application security and measures for prevention of damage, loss, break-in, etc.
Considering contingencies and fall-back when promoting code to live environment, prepare functional test plan
Log and manage tickets through YouTrack ticket system
Develop according to agreed standards and tools (Git, Upsource, etc.)

To be successful for this role you must have experience in a similar or same role at present, Strong communication and interpersonal skills, have an eye for detail and identifying problems/problem solving via strong analytical mind.
You must be able write technical as well as non-technical specifications based on user stories, Provide estimations and communicate on deliverables to meet expectations. You will be able to give feedback on technical analyses by less experienced developers. You must understand and apply PHP coding framework (Symfony, Slim). Have experience in writing SOLID object-oriented PHP according coding standards as well as efficient SQL queries. Able to share best practices with less experienced developers. You must be able to work in a family feel business and culture is very important to fit in this business.
This role is full time and permanent and looking to start ASAP but will wait for the right person, the working hours are Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. Comes with a very attractive salary (to be discussed at interview stage) and company benefits including 5% pension, private Healthcare scheme, private parking, company doctor, product discount, annual events, employee awards, wellness schemes.

If this sounds like your next exciting role please apply now.

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