Backend Developer (PHP)
Role Title: Backend Developer (PHP)
Career level: - Mid - Senior level
Location: London, Paddington.
An opportunity to join VIOOH, the innovative and fast-growing startup that is defining the future of out-of-home advertising.
We are looking for an excellent backend developer to join the dynamic team building a platform that enables automated buying and selling of advertising space and dynamic, data-driven content on out-of-home advertising screens worldwide.
You'll be someone with significant experience working with PHP using a framework like Laravel or Symfony. You'll also be eager to explore other allied technologies; we're a team that runs a high-load, highly reliable Laravel service on Docker and Kubernetes but also other microservices written in for example Go, TypeScript and Node.js.
As a team we learn together, hold each other accountable and take responsibility for defining, delivering and maintaining the services we provide to our clients. You'll be someone who can both work collaboratively and also take the responsibility to deliver solutions from start to finish on your own.
Meeting the needs of our customers by taking ownership of the delivery of high quality software from prototype to production
Contributing to the development and architecture of our core Laravel application
Contributing to the development and architecture of our suite of microservices written in Go
Contributing to the development and architecture of our operational, continuous integration and continuous deployment processes
Reviewing and giving feedback on pull requests
Experienced backend developer (minimum 3 years experience)
Solid knowledge of PHP 7 and Object Oriented programming concepts and patterns
Significant experience using a PHP framework, preferably Laravel
Experience with test driven development in PHP (PHPUnit)
Confident and proactive self-starter
Collaborative team player
Excellent spoken and written communication in English in order to collaborate with colleagues on understanding requirements and defining solutions
RESTful API design
Linux command line
A Computer Science degree is not required, but you should be someone who holds no fear of learning difficult new concepts or technologies.
Experience in the AdTech industry, particularly in:
The management and delivery of dynamic content for advertisements
The processes involved in programmatic ad buying, selling and delivery
Work with an experienced, dedicated and passionate team that share the same values and love what they do
Competitive base salary and benefits package
25 days annual leave plus all annual holidays in the UK
The chance to have real world impact
Regular company social events