5000-6500 USD/month
100% remote

Requirements

  • 4+ years of related experience
  • PHP
  • Mastery-level understanding of REST and API development
  • Experience working with cloud technologies, such as AWS
  • Very strong skills with SQL. Experience with other types of databases (noSQL, graph, etc.) is also preferred
  • MySQL experience required
  • Strong experience with HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and DOM manipulation

Senior Software Engineer (PHP)

We are an agile shop using some of the best technologies available to provide the best possible user experience to our customers.

We need bright, driven, innovative engineers to join the team and help us extend the platform, build cool new features and ensure our system meets the scale requirements of our rapidly growing business.

If you are a top-notch software engineer that loves solving tough technical problems while working with passionate, driven people, then this position might be a good fit for you.

 

Salary: 5,000 – 6,500 USD/month

100% remote

 

REQUIRED SKILLS & BACKGROUND:

  • 4+ years of related experience.
  • An expert level understanding of PHP. Experience with other programming languages is also strongly preferred.
  • Mastery-level understanding of REST and API development. Strong skills in building well designed APIs.
  • A good understanding of Git and pull request workflows, including continuous integration.
  • Strong skills in the terminal for unix or linux-based operating systems, including script writing and command-line tools.
  • Experience with eventing frameworks like Kafka is a plus.
  • Experience with docker, kubernetes or other container-based technologies.
  • Experience working with cloud technologies, such as AWS.
  • Quality-minded, with the ability to elevate others in areas like effective boundary condition testing and test-driven development.
  • Very strong skills with SQL. Experience with other types of databases (noSQL, graph, etc.) is also preferred.
  • MySQL experience required.
  • Strong experience with HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and DOM manipulation.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Apply your skills with PHP to build high quality, well-tested, scalable and powerful back end services, database interactions, and analytics.
  • Interact with front-end engineers to help design API contracts to support user workflows.
  • Create unit tests and work with both manual and automated QA to ensure new features and services work as expected. Improve the existing codebase to have better and higher quality test coverage.
  • Cooperate with architects and DevOps to improve overall system design.
  • Contribute to our architectural roadmap, to ensure we have a scalability, performant, maintainable, and secure application.
  • Mentor and coach less experienced engineers in best practices and established patterns.
  • Debug production systems as needed.
  • Improve the system through better alerting, monitoring, and logging.
  • Avoiding and removing the accrual of technical debt in our systems.

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