PHP Developer
R & D – United Kingdom

PHP Developer

Location: Sheffield, UK


Developer – Ops team. The Dispatch Engine is the technical heart of our business. It’s responsible for translating high volume demand at scale to intelligently match supply and demand. It’s capable of handling the simplest trips from A to B, to recurring bookings, to complex bookings with multiple pickups and dropoffs. With over 15 million bookings every month and growing – our dispatch engine powers all of the products in the iCabbi suite.

As a PHP Developer you will:

  • Develop, record, and maintain cutting edge web-based PHP applications.
  • Build innovative, state-of-the-art applications and collaborate with the product teams across Driver, Passenger and Business solution teams.
  • Ensure HTML, CSS, and shared JavaScript is valid and consistent.
  • Prepare and maintain all applications utilizing standard development tools.
  • Utilise backend services and contribute to and create new API endpoints for internal and external consumption.
  • Convey effectively with product team on task progress, suggestions, issues.
  • Coordinate with co-developers across all product teams and keep product managers informed of the status of development.

Tech stack

  • Laravel / MVC Frameworks.
  • MySQL.
  • Relational Database experience.
  • PHP.
  • Experience managing serverless infrastructure and deployments.
  • AWS services Lambda, API Gateway, RDS and SQS.
  • Laravel Vapor.
  • REST API & JSON to manage our API which is PSP (Payment Services Provider) Agnostic.


You will bring:

  • Previous working experience as a PHP / Laravel frameworks for at least 5 year(s).
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar.
  • In depth knowledge of object-oriented PHP and Laravel 5 PHP Framework.
  • Creative and efficient problem solver.

What would be great if you did have?

  • Experience with Github and Jira.
  • Experience of collaborating with in a fast-paced product team.
  • Experience in Interaction with API’s i.e. Google APIs (e.g. Location Services, Google Maps, GCM, Google Analytics, Firebase, etc.)

What will we give to you?

  • A happy work environment.
  • Further education and training to enhance your skillset.
  • We empower you to make your own career by working with some of our leading clients and forging new relationships with colleagues and customers.
  • A team of highly experienced technology and development professionals to work with and support you.
  • A leadership team who have a worthwhile mission and who excel at that mission.
  • A chance to work with one of the market leaders in the Taxi Industry, currently disrupting a market and leading change within Mobility.

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Give your customers a great passenger experience by offering them multiple ways to book their taxi. Passengers will love how quick and easy it is to order, track, and pay for their cab with your company.

Intelligently match your supply and demand with the world’s most reliable and powerful dispatch system.

Attract and Retain drivers with iCabbi’s stylish, feature-rich iOS and android App.

Manage your digital payments processing with our industry-first payments solution.

Streamline your back-end operational processes for effective fleet management.

Integrate with value-add third party partners using iCabbi’s open API.



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