PHP / Symfony Developer

kasia on Fri, Mar 18, 16

Location - Sunningdale, Ascot, United Kingdom

This is an exciting opportunity to join Flying Colours - a privately owned startup company looking to disrupt the financial advice and investment management industry.

We are looking for a motivated developer with a cross-section of skills to help us launch an ambitious pipeline of digital products and services that will enable our clients to get life-long financial advice at the best cost.

Working alongside an existing development team and Product Owner you will be responsible for implementing a range of web-based systems to attract new clients and service existing ones. 

Required Skills:

  • Expert PHP, specifically Symfony 2.8+, Composer
  • Expert HTML / CSS
  • Expert Git, with various branching models
  • Strong database skills using MySQL or similar
  • Strong Javascript
  • Strong TDD with PHPUnit or similar
  • Strong BDD with Behat, Mink, Selenium 
  • APIs and Web Services (XMLRPC / JSON / SOAP / REST);
  • AWS, with deployment tools
  • Responsive frameworks such as Twitter Bootstrap

Desirable Skills:

  • DevOps experience, CodeDeploy preferred
  • Angular JS
  • WordPress
  • API design
  • MS Dynamics
  • Automation using Jenkins or similar
  • Vagrant, provisioning boxes etc.
  • Agile experience, Scrum preferred

Company Profile – Flying Colours

Exceptional financial planning that doesn't cost the earth. Flying Colours is the next generation of financial advice and investment management, making sure more money goes back in your pocket.

Whether you are trying to get your investments in order, planning for retirement or already there, our advice will help you save money, pay less tax and plan your financial future more effectively.

Our goal is to save you money on your investments and improve your returns, whether you’re 18 or 80. With annual costs dramatically lower than the average DIY approach or a traditional financial adviser, Flying Colours is combining personal one-to-one advice with the best of technology.

By including comprehensive tax advice and life-long financial planning based on your goals, Flying Colours is redefining the meaning of lower cost, but full service, financial advice and investment management. For the first time, no investor is forced to choose between affordability and professional advice.

Flying Colours is a trading name of Flying Colours Finance Limited, authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under registration number 672022. We are registered in England and Wales under company number 09075635 at 6A Station Parade, London Road, Sunningdale, Ascot, SL5 0EP.


Skype: katarzyna.pankowska3

Phone: 0044 (0) 757 26 41 392