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PHP Developer-Direct Hire - Tampa, FL ($80k) in Brandon, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

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Job Description

Our premier client is currently hiring a PHP Developer to work on our client's existing eCommerce site and our PHPCake Portal. This will include implementing new features, integrations, and modules, including prototyping, MVC Development, final deployment, and system/staff support.

• Responsible for the creation and implementation of a wide variety of Web-based products using PHP, JavaScript, MySQL and AJAX.

• Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality

• Responsible for the creation of web services for mobile and/or ERP/CRM integrations

• Design, develop, maintain and optimize secure and scalable web applications in all phases of the development lifecycle

• Analyze requirements and develop application designs

• Demonstrate exceptional problem solving skills and analytical abilities Implement extremely high-volume, fault-tolerant, scalable cloud-based web/mobile systems

• Understand and contribute to the overall vision of the brand and constantly improve the user experience

• Track industry trends, customer needs and business requirements


• Minimum five (5) years PHP and MySQL, including previous senior-level experience in design and developing complex systems

• Experience building large-scale server applications, including advanced performance optimization for high traffic environments.

• Minimum three (3) years experience with Magento Community or Enterprise

• Must have proven experience in using payment gateway integration and other 3rd party API integrations

• Must have documented experience building APIs to integrate with ERP, CRM, or other major systems

• Expert level understanding of MVC frameworks (PHPCake specifically), XML, jQuery, JSON

• Solid debugging and troubleshooting skills

• Experience with cloud-based servers and architectures (AWS, Rackspace, etc.)

• Experience with project development/methodologies required: full system development lifecycle, Agile, Scrum, etc., including proficiency in source code management practices (Git preferred)

• Experience building social products (FB Connect, Twitter API) is a plus

• Familiarity with .NET and MSSQL a strong bonus

• Good technical problem solving and interpersonal skills necessary to assist others in problem resolution

• Able to work in a fast paced, team environment

• Must be able to work with end users and communicate effectively

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

• Highly motivated, detail oriented team player with a great attitude

**Magento and Bash Scripting are two must-have skills for this role.