Skylight is expanding its team:
We are looking to expand out team, this means any senior developers out there who will like the challenge and the thrills please read on or send us an email with your CV.
Skylight Interactive Ltd. is a web software development company based in London. We’re looking for an energetic and imaginative PHP developer to join our team to work on our exciting Skylight product (http://skylightit.com) as well as a variety of bespoke projects for clients.
Initially you will be working with two other full-time developer and one product manager, and this team will expand fairly rapidly over the next year.
Your role will be to contribute to the development of Skylight and associated products, as well as to take command of a variety of bespoke websites and web applications for clients. You will be encouraged to learn and develop your skills and we have a lot to share with someone keen to learn.
We almost exclusively use JS and CakePHP, familiarity with these or a similar MVC framework is important. We generally use agile practices such as continuous prototyping, “just build it” and TDD.
- At least five years experience with object-oriented PHP, HTML, CSS development, JS and Cakephp
- Although a degree in a related subject is preferred, real-world experience and personality are more important than formal computer science education
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must
- Excellent analytical skills
- Must be self-motivated
- Must be within commuting distance of Shepherd’s Bush, London
- Must already have permission to work in the UK.
Experience with the following are also a great bonus:
- MySQL or similar RDBMS
- Unix server administration & bash scripting
- Interactive Design
- Ruby & Ruby on Rails
Location: Our sunny and bright new office in Shepherd Bush, London
Please send a covering letter, CV and any relevant web links and code snippets, including notes explaining what your role was, what technologies you used, and what unique problems you had to solve in each case.