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Job Ref:  204630938
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Job Type:  Contract
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  Nottinghamshire
City:  Nottingham
Post Code:  NG7
Salary:  £400 - £480/day
06/10/2016 03:45
Digital Senior Developer - up to £480/ day - 12 month contract - Nottingham OR Birmingham*

Security Clearance: Must already hold BPSS + DS clearance or be willing to undergo.

We have an exciting opportunity to join one of our key clients in either their Nottingham or Birmingham office for a 12 month contract. Our client is looking for a Digital Senior Developer experienced in php as well as having working understandings of modern front or back end web frameworks such as Zend Framework.

Key tasks and deliverables:
* Building web and mobile products to serve a variety of citizens' needs
- Implementing toolkits & REST APIs for internal and external use.
- Building up a useful, robust automated test suite to support a Continuous Deployment environment.
* Being involved in the wider web development community, identifying good practices we can adopt and sharing our experiences.
* Sharing knowledge of tools and techniques with the wider team, both developers and non-developers
* Take responsibility for ensuring code quality on projects you work on
* Set an example of and encourage positive and constructive communication both within the team and when communicating with other teams
* Have a broad knowledge of the core technologies involved in building web applications and strong experience of assessing and selecting tools or approaches
* Identify the main issues in complex problems, clarify understanding or stakeholder expectations, to seek best option
* Share knowledge of tools and techniques with the wider community, e.g. blog posts, tech talks at conferences

Essential skills and experience:
* Strong experience acting as a senior developer in a strong Object Orientated PHP environment
* Experience building server-side web applications and detailed knowledge of at least PHP and/or detailed understanding and experience of front-end web development (HTML/CSS/JS)
* Outstanding ability to develop efficient, highly optimised and clear code
* Understanding of and experience with a range of approaches to testing application code and systems for behaviour and performance
* An ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience
* Experience working on technical projects within a team
* Working knowledge of unix-like operating systems such as Linux and/or Mac OS X
* Knowledge of the git version control system
* Ability to quickly research and learn new programming tools and techniques

Desirable skills and experience:
* Mentor and train other developers in a non-line management capacity
* Act as a "tech lead" on complex projects, providing support for product and delivery management and pragmatically weighing the complexities involved against the need to act
* Experience mentoring or helping colleagues optimise their code
* Knowledge of relational and non-relational database systems
* System administration and configuration management skills
* Experience presenting work at user groups and conferences
* Understanding of the use of Responsive Web Design
* Experience of handling large data sets and scaling their handling and storage
* Experience of working with JavaScript libraries to produce data visualisations
* Experience of designing and maintaining public HTTP APIs
* Experience of handling large data sets and scaling their handling and storage
* Experience of Continuous integration (preferably with Jenkins)
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