Web Developer with experience creating APIs

Jun 7

An opportunity for a Web Developer with experience of building APIs to join the established development team within Dennis Interactive - the digital arm of Dennis Publishing.

This role involves working across our portfolio of 20+ brands including CloudPro.co.uk, Carbuyer.co.uk, ExpertReviews.co.uk, Kontraband.com and AutoExpress.co.uk to develop and integrate front and back end functionality using open source technologies.

You will have extensive PHP building and implementing websites and APIs in a commercial environment, to allow interaction between websites and third party applications.

You must be able to work independently on projects as well as being able to collaborate as a strong team member, with excellent attention to detail.

Technical skill set:
● Creating and documenting RESTful web services (JSON, XML)
● Drupal (Module development)
● PHP 5.x (object-oriented and procedural) and MySQL 5.x
● XHTML, CSS, web standards
● Lucene and Solr / Sphinx / other faceted search system
● Linux command line
● Version control systems

Also beneficial:
● Agile/Scrum and test-driven development (TDD)
● Delegated authentication technologies such as OAuth, OpenID etc
● Mobile app development (iPhone, Android, Symbian)
● Distributed VCS ( Mercurial, Git)
● Continuous integration / DevOps tools

To apply, please send your CV to Chris Glasgow, christopher_glasgow@dennis.co.uk.

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