Digital Media CompanyDigital Media Company

Senior PHP developer (remote)

Posted 20.04.2020
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Location: Remote, home office position


We are a growing startup of over 15 ninja-level developers and over 200 clients for cool and industry-leading applications for remote education and training courses. 


ABOUT THE COMPANY


We are a young and energetic Silicon Valley startup with exclusive attention to the value we offer to our clients. The world is changing fast and we strive to provide effective and affordable distributed environments for online schools. training professionals educational institutions all over the world. 


ABOUT THE TEAM


Our daily meetings include sharing on GitHub and contributing back to the open-source community. As we are a distributed team, communication means a lot. We expect you to be responsive, detailed and proactive. We encourage healthy debate and are looking for someone who enjoys working in such an environment. We are driven by the pursuit of knowledge and fervor for solving problems. Continuous self-improvement is a big part of who we are both as a startup and as a way of thinking. We are constantly up to date with developments in our field through continuing education, conferences, etc.


ABOUT THE POSITION


We are looking for an experience and pro-active Senior PHP engineer who is motivated to help us in developing our custom web applications.

  • Fulltime, 9 am - 6 pm in your time zone;
  • Work remotely from any place in the world; 
  • Travel is required for the annual meeting, and may also be required once or twice a year for team or project meetings;


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The development of minor and major functions of the application;
  • Help clients in developing feature specifications;
  • Plan, code, test, and deploy new features, applications, projects, modules, and plug-ins;
  • Troubleshooting application errors and solving them;
  • Optimize and refactor existing code to improve performance and reliability; 
  • Offer changes, updates, best practices. 


REQUIREMENTS


An ability to work independently without supervision is crucial for this role. Hard and soft skills requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience with PHP, Laravel. 
  • Understanding of front-end tools (React, Vue.js etc.), HTML5, SASS & CSS
  • Fluent English, enough to implement tasks efficiently. Ability to work with all the project specs and docs, comment code, and participate in meetings. 
  • Test-driven approach; 
  • Being detail-oriented and attentive to details;
  • Ability to take leadership over your part of the project;
  • Eager to research and learn in a self-directed way;


PREFERRED, BUT NOT REQUIRED


Nice to haves: 

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Engineering; 
  • An active Github account with open source contributions;
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Posted 20.04.2020