We're Hiring a PHP Developer!

What we do:

Excelerated Apps use RFID wristbands and badges together with our multi-award winning event engagement platform and android application to assist brands, experiential agencies and event professionals in creating more immersive and engaging live events, extending the reach of their event to millions through social media and capturing quality attendee and event data for future planning and marketing intelligence.

PHP Developer Job Specification


-Develop well documented, standards compliant efficient code in PHP

-Design and maintain databases, MySQL, SQLite

-Contribute to the architecture and scoping process of new builds

-Deliver new websites and maintain such in the test and live environments

-Take responsibility for personal development by maintaining highest levels of innovation

-Collaborate closely with all disciplines within the business

-Communicate status of all delivery of work efficiently

-Carry out work in a cost and time effective manner

-Ensure the team is working collaboratively with shared responsibility


Skills required:

-Ability to translate requirements into code

-Develop well documented, standards compliant efficient code

-Design and maintain databases

-Contribute to the architecture and scoping process of new builds

-Deliver new websites and maintain such in the test and live environments



-Experience with building Windows / LAMP web applications – Linux, (OOP) PHP, Javascript (we like AngularJS), AJAX, HTML5, Apache, Nginx and MySQL

-Experience MUST with Laravel 5.1+ MVC framework

-RESTful API development and consumption

-Integrating third party APIs such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Salesforce, Eventbrite and any other

-Continuous Integration using AWS Codedeploy, Bitbucket or any other

-Expert level in using the Git source control system

-AWS Integration with S3, SQS, RDS and others

-Strong knowledge of TDD best practices and experience working in an Agile environment with regular releases is a must

-Setting up multiple servers in different landscapes

-Experience with user-facing products or services


It’s a bonus if you have:

Experience implementing best practice or processes, code reviews

Experience working in a fast paced start-up


You will likely have:

A degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Maths or related discipline

At least 5+ years’ experience in commercial software development


Soft skills:

Enthusiastic and self-motivated

Individual with a can do attitude

Ability to prioritise

Thrive in a fast-paced environment



The ideal candidate will be:

Highly motivated to learn within a highly collaborative, demanding environment

Actively interested in current / new technologies in order to offer alternative solutions and tools to enhance our applications

Does this role interest you? If so, fill in the form below and we'll be in touch with you shortly!