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Senior Front End PHP Engineer

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Stelfox IT Recruitment has partnered with a leading online sports entertainment firm that is building out their engineering team based in South Dublin.

They are currently seeking a Senior Front End PHP Engineer to join their Software Development, team.

Our client is looking for a dynamic, skilful, enthusiastic person, someone who takes ownership of their work is committed to building high quality, extensible code, and who has experience working within an agile software development team.

What you’ll be doing:

  • To design and develop code with performance optimization, extensibility and maintainability in mind
  • Own and drive development tasks that you are involved in, participating and supporting your agile development SCRUM team
  • Functionally testing all developed code to a very high standard to enable QA to test efficiently

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or similar
  • Demonstrable experience with PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery MySQL, AJAX
  • 5+ years developing object-oriented PHP code
  • Experience in version control systems, ideally Git
  • Experience with frameworks such as AngularJS/ RequireJS /jQuery / ReactJS
  • Experience with Backbone/ PHP framework such as codeIgniter
  • Experience with Unit Testing
  • Good communication skills are key, particularly when dealing with non-technical people
  • Desire to stay updated on current and new technologies and how we can use these to best effect


  • Experience/understanding of working in an Agile environment
  • Experience in developing websites or web applications for mobile devices (particularly HTML5)
  • Experience using HTML5 endpoints
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