Technical Architect / PHP Developer, 6 Month Contract, London

Role: Technical Architect / PHP Developer, 6 Month Contract

Location: London

Rate: £450 – £550 per day

The Role:

This is an interesting and challenging role for a “hands on” Technical Architect from a strong PHP development background in which you will be required to find creative ways to solve problems, explore new technologies and contribute at every level of the development process.

You will:

*Examine the current platforms’ architectures, and work with business and technical
staff to document the as-is environment.
*Deliver in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
*Identify problem areas and provide recommendations for future enhancements
*Work closely with both business and technology staff
*Work with peers to deliver efficient and practical solutions to support technology
*When needed get hands on and work as part of a team, e.g. live issue investigation
*Assist the COO with designing the future Technical Architect job description and
assist with the hiring of a new permanent Technical Architect in due course

Key Skills:

*Highly experienced Technical Architect in a commercially run organization
*Demonstrable experience in assisting with transition and change in a fast-paced
*Demonstrable experience in complex technical handovers and documentation
*Highly experienced in infrastructure & systems design
*Highly experienced in database design
*Strong in PHP (multiple versions), tools and best practices
*Good understanding of other development and scripting languages including Java
*Excellent understanding of other technologies available and emerging
*Excellent understanding of AWS and cloud technologies
*Excellent understanding of technology architecture and best principles
*Good understanding of database design
*Excellent MS Office suite skills, including Excel and Visio (or equivalent)
*Strong understanding of development process, Agile techniques
*Maintain a detail-oriented focus and aptitude for solving unstructured problems
*Written and verbal communication skills

The Company:

This is a Global software company and market leader within their industry. Many of the internal stakeholders in the company have a background in ‘big four’ consulting firms, and this creates a dynamic and interesting customer focussed and consultative environment.

Job Reference: BB-TAPHPAWS

Salary: Benefits

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