PHP Software Engineer

Do you have >2 year experience in web based application development, expertise in PHP5, OOP, are you deft in AJAX and JQuery? If yes - You might be the ONE our international Client is looking for!

Our Client - IFX UK Limited is a fast-growing high quality foreign exchange consultancy operating a large-scale Web based trading system designed and developed in-house and specifically for the company.  IFX now operates from two locations in the UK, has an office in Dubai and Poland. Due to the rapid growth the company is searching for the people that will be able to develop new functionality needed for their international operations.

As a PHP Software Engineer in Warsaw office you will be mainly responsible for expanding and modernizing company's internal web based application called INFOREX which is responsible for monitoring and organizing all of the workflow for IFX. Originally INFOREX was written in procedural PHP but it is now being migrated to object oriented PHP5. In order to provide the user with a smooth experience the entire application is based in AJAX and Javascript using JQuery. One of the projects will be the rebuilding of INFOREX in MVC using a new user interface that we are in the process of carefully designing right now. The web applications main tasks are currently:

  •  CRM functionality (lead generation, prospecting, client management, tracking of currencies traded, balances held)
  • Tracking of financial trades between IFX and the client plus IFX and the bank
  • Extensive report generation used every day to inform key decisions
  • Automating many of the day-to-day operations of the company (predicting and reconciling cash movements, compliance checks, live currency rates etc.)
  • Handling of many different types of financial transactions
  • Control of IFX bank balances
  • Interfacing with several third-party service providers (eg SWIFT)

 On this position you will be responsible for frontend and backend development with an emphasis on backend. Projects will be based on technical specifications and graphical mock-ups prepared by the Head of Technology.

 Your other tasks may include:

  • Expanding the new version of our web site based on HTML5, CSS3 and Bootstrap 3
  • Building a client-facing portal that will allow our clients to handle some of their needs without contacting us directly, including real-time currency transactions and distribution of funds
  • Building a partner facing portal that will allow our affiliates to refer business, report and analyse their performance
  • Supporting our Warsaw office with any technical issues that may arise

 We expect you to have:

  • very good knowledge of PHP5
  • very good knowledge of Object Oriented Programming
  • good knowledge of MVC
  • good knowledge of SQL and relational databases (MySQL)
  • the ability to work independently without constant supervision
  • the ability to think analytically and solve a wide range of problems
  • the ability to work for IFX full time in the Warsaw office
  • a technical university diploma or degree (IT/Programming preferred)
  • a minimum of 2 years work experience developing web based applications
  • good knowledge of Javascript especially AJAX and JQuery
  • highly communicative person who can liaise with technical and non-technical team members alike.

 Desirable skills are:

  • good knowledge of what HTML5 and CSS3 have to offer
  • the ability to communicate in English (a proficiency in English will be an added bonus)
  • experience working in the Agile methodology will be an added bonus
  • Git/SVN
  • Jenkins or similar
  • AWS

The Client offer:

A very attractive salary - up to 13 000 PLN Gross monthly, health insurance with Medicover and a full time employment contract and the possibility of working in a fast growing international company from a very profitable sector of the economy.

If You fulfill requirements and got interested, don´t hesitate to send your application and CV in English to iwona.wawrzyniak@barona.pl. For more information please call to +48 506 016 110+48 506 016 110.

Please be informed that we contact personally only chosen candidates.

We kindly ask you to include in your application the following clause: "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w mojej ofercie pracy dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji procesu rekrutacji (zgodnie z Ustawą z dnia 29.08.1997 roku o Ochronie Danych Osobowych; tekst jednolity: Dz. U. z 2002r. Nr 101, poz. 926 ze zm.)”.