Job title: PHP / Zend Developer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Information Technology (IT) and Audio Visual (AV)
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev
Skills: PHP ZEND PHP ZEND Backend Developer Zend Framework 1 Bootstrap 4
Salary type: Annual
Salary from: GBP £45,000.00
Salary to: GBP £50,000.00
Location: London
Job published: 04/06/2021
Job ID: 37676

Job Description

We are working with an award-winning, video streaming company who are looking for a PHP / Zend Developer to join their CMS team on a permanent basis where you will be responsible for the continuous development and upgrades of their existing video platform with new features and improved optimisations.

This position will see you work to improve, upgrade and refactor code on their legacy system and help to build new functionality in their White Label client solutions. In addition, you will support the development team in building new cutting-edge video workflows, develop new data services and API's to boost their platforms and services.

As PHP / Zend Developer, you will also provide bug-fixes and improvements to the platforms, databases and server configurations. You will utilise your knowledge and expertise to offer code reviews, mentor other developers and work collaboratively to guide each other on coding approaches and principles.

To be successful in this role you will have experience in:

  • Working in an object-orientated environment with a focus on backend services
  • Refactoring older code to bring it up to date 
  • Zend Frameworks, JSON and object-orientated PHP
  • API development and REST principles
  • Webservices
  • Service-side caching
  • SQL and database performance optimisation
  • Large scale distributed architecture

In addition, experience with streaming, video metadata and ingest would be highly beneficial.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is excited about making a big impact in the way we watch TV and wants to join a company who truly believe in nurturing their team by offering study materials, online courses and paid certifications. If you feel this is the role for you, please apply now for immediate consideration.