Distilled SCH Limited is Ireland’s leading online classifieds business with very strong positions in real estate, motors and general classified markets through its brands, Daft.ie, DoneDeal.ie and Adverts.ie. Distilled SCH, formed in 2015, is a 50:50 joint venture between the founders of Daft.ie and Schibsted - a publicly listed international media group with classified and media operations in 30 countries across the globe.
Due to continued growth one of the leading Distilled SCH Brands - Adverts.ie is looking to recruit a Software Developer to join its development team.
About The Role
As a member of the Adverts.ie development team, you will be working on site features that are used by thousands of people across multiple devices and platforms. You'll get to make the most of your experience by having input to every stage of the product development lifecycle. We have a very high standard on our development team and are looking for smart, passionate developers. The role is an extremely rewarding one for the right candidate, as you will be given ownership over your own projects from day one.
Strong knowledge of PHP with 3+ years of proven development experience.
Strong understanding of Object Oriented design principles and methodologies.
Experience working with databases, ideally both relational and NoSQL.
Experience working with collaborative version control.
Experience working with and integrating 3rd party APIs and libraries.
Experience with search servers (eg, Elastic or Solr) is a definite plus, but not a requirement.
Experience working in an agile, team environment.
Familiarity with best practices of both website optimisation and backend development.
Be a self-starter with a proven ability to manage your own time and workload.
- An attractive salary package and benefits plan
- A career development path and plan
- The opportunity to work with one of Ireland's fastest growing Internet companies
- A fast-paced, challenging and fun working environment
- Quarterly hack days
- Projects are exciting and developers are given wide scope for creativity and innovation
- A chance to make a significant contribution to our future technical direction
- A great central Dublin location
If you have a github account, have contributed to open source projects, have a personal project of which you're particularly proud or are currently getting neck-deep in a new tech about which you're really excited, tell us all about it in your cover letter!