the run down

We are looking for a PHP guru to strengthen our client’s team in Manhattan, NY.  You will be engaged in the whole process of development – ideally – planning, researching, coding and testing new features with minimal assistance taking into account business and user needs.  We value a “Get Things Done” approach with focus on high standard of coding quality and design.

what you'll do
  • Independently deal with bugs, schedule tasks and investigate code
  • Make argumented technical choice and take responsibility for it
  • Handle full development cycle of a single feature – i.e. formalize task, write code and tests, deploy to production, resolve user requests
  • Approach problems with practical mindset and suppress perfectionism when time is a priority
  • Write flexible maintainable code and adapt to post-launch requirements’ tweaks
what you should know
  • Working experience with LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) (essential)
  • Knowledge of Laravel Framework (big plus)
  • Experience with Elasticsearch
  • Understanding of modern web technologies
  • Ability to design & construct websites/features from concept to final product
  • Solid understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks of varying complexity and importance, meet deadlines and work well under pressure.
  • Familiarity with git version control