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Sr. PHP Engineer
Summary
Title:Sr. PHP Engineer
ID:1002
Location:Santa Monica, CA
Department:DEV XYZ
Description

JOB SCOPE:

Senior PHP Engineers at Dev.XYZ are experienced web developers who contribute to their team in meaningful ways. Candidates should be eager to contribute, take on new challenges, and mentor team members on complex projects. This is a fantastic opportunity for responsible, experienced developers seeking a technically diverse environment.

MAJOR JOB DUTIES:

  • Develop prototypes, web applications, and services

  • Maintain high availability on critical projects

  • Code responsive, mobile-friendly websites based on design mockups

  • Prioritize scalability, speed, and flexibility

  • Collaborate with third-parties and stakeholders on technical problems and solutions

  • Communicate well with fellow developers, designers, project managers, and product stakeholders

  • Mentor and help grow more junior members of the development team

  • Review code with an eye toward performance, reliability, readability and maintainability

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

  • 5+ years experience as a professional web developer

  • Strong understanding of and experience with the MEAN / LAMP stack

  • Significant PHP experience (or Ruby or Python)

  • Experience with writing APIs, web services, and working with 3rd party platforms and libraries

  • HTML5 / CSS3, vanilla Javascript proficiency

  • Experience with Git in a team environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a positive attitude

  • Experience with debugging complex systems

  • Knowledge about working with caching layers such as Redis, Memcache

  • Ability to effectively collaborate with others

  • Great attention to detail

ADDITIONAL SKILLS (not required):

  • Laravel development and Blade templating

  • Unit, functional and integration tests

  • SCSS

  • Vue.js, other JS frameworks, and ES6 Javascript

  • MySQL, Postgres

  • Zend framework

  • AWS

  • Docker and Kubernetes experience

  • Static / Dynamic CMS experience

  • Unix / Bash scripting

  • Sketch App or Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.

  • Interests: graphic design, writing, marketing, video production, and photography


XYZ is more than just a place to work. It’s an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside highly intelligent and motivated people in a dynamic environment. XYZ is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.

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