Senior PHP Developer

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

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  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc90000.00 - Swiss Franc120000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Laura Cannon

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  • Job ref:

    JN -042021-88362_1622817764

  • Published:

    5 months ago

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The largest international company in the cruise and tourism industry. Successful offices in the UK, Germany, and Switzerland with over 20 years' experience collectively in the business. Technical solution leaders in search, booking and consulting - head and shoulders above the rest.

Are you looking to join a huge, multi-national company who are dominating their market? Do you have a passion for high-quality coding and working with the most up-to-date technologies? Do you want the chance for your voice to be heard and have the opportunity to shape the growth and development of the IT department of a fantastic company?

Our client, the largest online broker in their industry, is looking to build up a strong and successful IT team in Zurich to strengthen their position as the best online cruise provider, offering a flawless, streamlined digital service to their customers.

Due to the size and success of the company they are now taking steps to develop a team in Zurich to match their UK and German teams. This presents the excellent opportunity to be a part of something big, whilst also being part of a new and growing team. As a new branch of the company, taking on new challenges, you will benefit from a state-of-the-art work environment with the newest technologies and opportunities for growth and the chance to put your own unique mark on the business.

To be the ideal candidate for this role, you have:

  • Solid knowledge of PHP7 and Object Oriented Programming
  • Experience working on open source projects
  • Very good knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Secure knowledge of JavaScript, AJAX, HTML, and vue.js
  • Strong knowledge of IT security and its application in web development
  • Expert understanding of software architecture and design patterns
  • Good knowledge of common protocols like SSL and HTTP
  • Knowledge of interface development with REST and SOAP
  • German or English

You are:

  • A Swiss or EU National
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Analytical and able to think conceptually
  • Eager to continuously evolve and apply technologies
  • Independent, results-oriented, resilient and committed
  • A dedicated developer who enjoys to code in their free time and has worked on their own project

The role:

  • Collaboration on the development of web portals for tourism
  • Development of web applications for end customers and for use in the middle / back office (PHP 7, Go, MySQL, HTML / CSS)
  • Establishment, maintenance and optimization of interfaces to software solutions from external service providers and partners
  • Work in the cloud infrastructure for the stable delivery of the developed solution

The perks:

  • Flat hierarchies
  • Attractive conditions with performance bonuses
  • Pleasant working environment in one of the most beautiful cities in Europe
  • Brand new, state-of-the-art technology and a commitment to remaining top-of-the-line and working with the most up to date versions of each technology

If you meet the above requirements, please get in contact ASAP to discuss further.
email: laura.cannon@darwinrecruitment.com

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.