Senior PHP Developer

Job Detail

  • Job ID 373217
  • Remote Possible Yes

Job Description

Company Description

illion is the leading independent provider of trusted data and analytics products and services in Australia and New Zealand. illion leverages its consumer and commercial credit registries to provide end-to-end customer management solutions to clients in the financial services, telecommunications, utilities and government sectors.

We currently have a pernament opportunity for a senior PHP Developer to join our Open Data Solutions team. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who is looking to increase their skill set and advance their career with a large organisation.

Job Description

  • Designing, coding, testing and installing applications programs up to 75% of the time, either in one major program or a range of programs across multiple platforms
  • Conducting design and code reviews, and providing advice and support of more junior members of the team
  • Preparing, reviewing, and maintaining systems and program documentation
  • Analysis and design of applications programs and databases
  • Design and development of application enhancements and assistance with troubleshooting applications programs
  •  Liaising with, and providing advice to, business analysts to confirm/clarify business requirements
  • Provide quality applications that are free of defects, fit for purpose, and designed for ongoing ease of support and maintenance
  • Effectively communicate the status of development activities to the relevant stakeholders
  • Working across teams and functions to ensure the ongoing health and performance of IT systems are maintained and enhanced
  •  Consistently responding rapidly to high severity systems problems; resolving them quickly and effectively



  • At least 5 years of experience in Programming and Applications Design, coupled with tertiary qualifications in Computer Science or a related discipline.
  • At least 3 years commercially proven experience in developing applications in PHP.
  • At least 2 years commercial experience in developing applications using React.js
  • Developed knowledge of Object Orientated (OO) analysis and design, OO methodologies and techniques
  • Developed skills and knowledge of one of the major relational database packages such as MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server or Postgres

Essential Skills

  • Experience with PHP, Laravel, SQL,
  • Experience with front end technologies like React JS.
  • Experience with SQL/NoSQL databases

Additional Information


There has never been a better time to join illion. Our business is transforming. We are transforming the way we work with a strong focus on the value of our people and our customers. Our strong business leaders are modernising our culture and empowering our team to reach their full potential. There is a bright future ahead for illion and we are seeking innovative and passionate individuals to be a part of it!


  • Flexibility and Remote Working Options!
  • Gifted Leave, Purchased Leave, Public Holiday Swap and Paid Volunteer Leave
  • Novated Leasing and Corporate Discounts (ie. Health Insurance)
  • Social Club – Quarterly calendar of events allowing team member to network and socialised in a fun and relaxed environment

How to Apply

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Our Values 

Wonder what if

  • I am open to new ideas and finding better ways of doing things
  • I seek out opinions different to my own to evolve my thinking
  • I ask questions to learn and listen without judgement
  • I work to solve problems not just highlight them

We’re good eggs

  • I set high standards for myself, and own my career, learning, performance and mistakes
  • I speak up when things don’t feel right
  • I thoughtfully consider and then act on feedback I receive and continually endeavour to be the best I can be
  • I strive for optimal outcomes for us all

Human. Kind

  • I openly show gratitude, celebrate our differences and each other’s successes
  • I display kindness and communicate in ways that raise other’s self-esteem and motivation
  • I invest time in building strong relationships by being present, actively listening and showing respect in all my interactions
  • When making recommendations, I consider the thoughts of those who will be impacted

We all add up

  • I value diversity of thought and leverage the strengths and expertise of others, consciously considering all perspectives
  • I support the success of others by openly sharing my knowledge and experiences and jumping in to help where I can
  • I have other’s backs and support decisions once they are agreed
  • I acknowledge that I’m no more important than anyone else and I respect other’s priorities and commitments

Here at illion, we value diversity and inclusion and believe that we are able to grow and learn better together with a diverse team of employees. By joining illion you’ll be part of an inclusive culture that celebrates a diversity of cultures, skill sets, educations and opinions. People from all culturally diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply


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