Company Overview -
Namesco Limited (names.co.uk) is one of the largest domain name and hosting providers in the UK and ranks within the top 50 hosting providers in the world. For over a decade, we’ve provided customers with award winning Internet technology services, including Web Hosting, domain name registration and innovative online marketing solutions.
By providing high-quality products and personal service we’ve achieved many industry firsts and numerous awards. Our company has enjoyed steady and controlled growth, driven organically and through strategic acquisitions, and we are now the provider of choice for hundreds of thousands of customers, from consumers to large corporations.
Since 2019 we have been part of team.blue, a leading digital enabler for companies and entrepreneurs. It serves over 2 million customers in Europe and has more than 1,250 experts to support them. Its goal is to shape technology and to empower businesses with innovative digital services.
Job Description -
An opportunity has arisen for a PHP Developer to join our established Development Team. The successful applicant must have a passion for writing clean, secure and testable code, and a commitment to ongoing professional development.
Working with sensitive and business-critical data also requires a thorough understanding of security and data integrity issues on the Internet.
The successful applicant will have an enthusiastic attitude for their work with significant commercial experience in creating secure, high-performance web applications.
Required Skills & Experience:
Essential Requirements -
•Extensive knowledge of Object Orientated PHP
•Relational databases and SQL
•Unit testing with PHPUnit
•Good understanding of security issues on the internet
Desirable Experience -
•Agile Software Development (Scrum, Kanban)
•NoSQL databases (Memcache, Redis, ElasticSearch)
•RESTful Web Services
•Package Management (Composer, Bower, NPM)
•Frameworks (Zend, Knockout, Backbone, jQuery)
•Usability, Accessibility, SEO & W3C Standards
•HTML5, XHTML, Sass, Git, RabbitMQ
•HTTP, SMTP, FTP, SSH, TLS, DNS
Working Hours -
Your usual hours of work will be from 9:00a.m. to 5:30p.m. Monday to Friday inclusive, however these may be subject to alteration in accordance with the dictates of the business. You are entitled to a one hour lunch break, which is normally to be taken between 12:00 noon and 2:00 p.m. Depending on shift and cover patterns this may have to be taken at other convenient times.
We are open to discussion regarding remote working for 1 – 2 days per week as we do offer flexible working arrangements. However during any induction/training period (normally 1-2 months) we would require the successful candidate to work full time from the office in Worcester.