Software Engineer - PHP

Lexis Nexis
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
30,000 - 40,000 depending on experience
05 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
Software Engineer - PHP, Cardiff LexisNexis is the leader in providing essential information that helps advance industry and society. We are a forward thinking, progressive organisation that provides tracing and data cleansing solutions, in addition, deliver critical and decisive processes for identity verification and compliance due diligence. Our products are continually evolving, and that's where you can help. As a Software Engineer I, you'll be an important member of our expanding team. You'll get to work with interesting and challenging technologies. You'll enjoy working in a friendly environment, and benefit from our investment in staff. Do your skills meet our requirements? Main Responsibilities - Work as part of an agile product development team - Develop and maintain our web applications, web service solutions, management tools and batch processing services, including TraceIQ, IDU, Smartcleanse and Crediva Reveal applications Skills & Experience - Good demonstrable knowledge and experience of PHP, MySQL and JavaScript - Good experience of development frameworks, ideally Zend and JQuery - Good verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills - Strong ability to troubleshoot issues and make system changes as needed to resolve issues - Past experience working with data & database concepts (i.e. joining tables, creating indexes etc) - Understanding of professional software development processes, including familiarity with the cycles of requirements definition, issue tracking, version control, automated testing, deployment and maintenance - Knowledge of the full software development lifecycle: from business/systems analysis, through requirements gathering and functional specification authoring, to development, testing and delivery - Hands on experience debugging complex problems - Ability to work independently and collaborate with cross functional groups as required - Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment We are a great company to work for with excellent benefits (28.5 days 2 charity days LexisNexis is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.