If you’re ambitious and passionate about Backend Development and are looking for an opportunity to put your stamp on the field with our well-established team, please keep reading…


A Graduate Backend Developer will…

  • Learn to tackle complex problems
  • Work on cutting edge products and applications
  • Work closely with team leaders to grow as a developer
  • Work collaboratively with the rest of our team to deliver high-quality, testable products for clients
  • Write backend code inline with best practices for Magento 2, and bespoke Symfony projects.
  • Demonstrate initiative and confidence
  • Be creative when looking for solutions to difficult problems
  • Understand and implement instructions and directions from others
  • Be an active, motivated and inspired member of the team
  • Maintain a full understanding of company processes, policies, guidelines and contractual obligations and ensuring these are consistently followed
  • Be provided opportunities for growth and success within the company

Our Ideal Candidate will have…

  • Energy and enthusiasm with an ability to learn quickly
  • Articulate and concise communication skills
  • A desire to be a team player
  • A proven track record of successful deliveries with deadlines
  • A firm knowledge and desire to implement coding standards.

Other Desirable Skills…

  • eCommerce exposure
  • Magento 1 and/or 2 exposure
  • Exposure to web applications
  • PHP, MySQL, JS, Git experience
  • Knowledge of PHPStorm
  • Awareness of ticketing systems such as Jira

Technologies / Frameworks used at AYKO…

  • Platforms
    • Magento 1 CE & EE (limited to legacy minimal legacy projects)
    • Magento 2 OpenSource, Commerce, Commerce Cloud
    • Shopify
    • BigCommerce
    • WordPress
    • Akeneo
  • Technology Stack
    • Ubuntu
    • Kubernetes
    • Docker
    • NGINX
    • Redis
    • Varnish
    • RabbitMQ
    • MySQL/Percona
    • XtraDB/MariaDB
    • Elasticsearch
    • AWS
    • DigitalOcean
  • CI/CD
    • Gitlab CI/CD
  • Quality & Standards
    • PHP Stan
    • PHP CS
    • PHP Lint
    • Phan
    • etc…
  • Debugging
    • Xdebug
    • PHPSpy
    • Blackfire
  • UX/UI Tools
    • Sketch
    • Invision
  • Languages
    • PHP 7 and 8
    • Bash
    • JavaScript
    • TypeScript
    • Frameworks
    • Symfony 4.x
    • Zend
  • Testing
    • PHPUnit
    • Magento Testing Framework (MTF)
    • Selenium
    • TestPad
    • GhostInspector
    • Gherkin/Cucumber
  • Monitoring/Alerts
    • New Relic
    • Zabbix
    • Pager Duty
  • Local Environment
    • Ubuntu (custom build) or MacOS
    • PhpStorm
    • Docker
  • Communication
    • Slack
    • Gmail
    • Jira
    • Google Hangouts/Meet
    • Zoom

The Perks…

  • 22 Days holiday + Bank Holidays as standard
  • Additional days holiday for each year in service
  • Work Anniversary Gifts
  • Team Events
  • Choice of Apple Mac / PC
  • Company Pension
  • Monthly Team Huddle
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Eyecare Vouchers

Equal Opportunities…

At AYKO, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religious beliefs or sexual orientation.


Location…

Remote First.

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