PHP Developer

Software Engineer, Full Time

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a brilliant, passionate, full-time PHP developer to add to our dynamic, young start up company. The ideal fit will be an over-achiever looking for an opportunity to build on existing technologies and help integrate new ones.

Responsibilities:

  • Write front-end code in PHP, HTML/CSS, and Javascript and jQuery
  • Collaborate with a talented and passionate team to build next generation social features
  • Develop efficient and reusable front-end architectures
  • Participate in design, code review, and best practices discussions

Skills & Requirements:

Requirements:

  • A Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • 0-5 years of PHP development.
  • Deductive reasoning and problem solving skills.
  • Proven communication skills
  • Outstanding programming skills in PHP
  • Experience using MySQL or a similar RDBMS
  • Proficiency with Linux/UNIX (we use a Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP web stack)
  • Solid understanding of web technologies (HTTP, Apache) and familiarity with Unix/Linux
  • Attention to detail, and use of best practices

Nice to Have:

  • Experience with Agile/scrum
  • Experience in writing PHP in a high load, big data, and/or social environment
  • Expert Javascript/HTML/../../../CSS/Ajax coding skills
  • Understanding of AJAX and dynamic client side application development (we use JQuery, Bootstrap, and other modern Javascript frameworks)
  • Experience reviewing code from peers
  • Experience with Facebook API and/or other social API's.