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Backend PHP Developer in Highlands Ranch, CO at SNI Technology

Date Posted: 5/5/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SNI Technology's client is immediately seeking to hire a talented, Backend PHP Developer for an exciting, 6 to 9 month contract opportunity!

Our client is an industry leading telephone, media and audience engagement platform with clients across a broad spectrum of industries, from the political sphere to sports teams. By utilizing our unique platform, organizations can engage with those most interested in them using telephone and streaming media.

Our Engineering team is currently looking for a solid Backend PHP Software Engineer with a background in PHP development in scalable, high load environments.

This is an exciting project where you will be a crucial member of the team helping to design and build a brand new software platform from scratch.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Working on and supporting an industry leading platform for engaging those most interested in hearing from our partners and clients. We provide an avenue for interest-based engagement via the phone (both traditional and mobile), web and streaming media.
  • Developing a new/custom platform from scratch. Finding areas for improvement, suggesting changes, and owning those changes. Software is a continually evolving creature and you will be an important piece of that evolution.
  • Utilizing and assisting our Quality Assurance team to make and release the best software possible.
  • Helping our Operations team maintain the quality of our platform events that our partners and clients have come to expect. Ensuring the smooth operation of the platform during high stress, high congestion moments.
  • Being a resource for other engineers, quality assurance engineers, and leadership. Anyone in the company team might need to come to you for help. Being a resource they will come to depend on is something every engineer at our organization values.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Advanced-level PHP backend development skills in a LAMP environment.
  • Experience with an MVC framework (such as Laravel)
  • Experience with AWS and cloud services
  • Proven track record of building complex, enterprise scalable applications using the above technologies.
  • Strong object-oriented development background.
  • You can easily relate to RDBMS, like MySQL
  • Classes, interfaces, design patterns, encapsulation, inheritance, polymorphism; object-oriented programming is a must
  • Comfortable in an Agile software development environment
  • Communication is extremely important; our engineers work across every team in the company. Candidates need to be able communicate not only with other developers, but also with management and non-tech team members.
  • Someone who will take ownership of a feature or application from initial conception through release while also assisting others when the need arises.

Nice to Haves:

  • Unit testing, automated testing, we love testing!
  • You love to document the code you produce