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PHP Developer

  • Location: Coppell, Texas, 75019
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 18 days ago

Our client is seeking a PHP Developer for a full time role in Coppell, Texas.

This position will be writing middle-tier PHP software to support a large Ecommerce application


Key Responsibilities:

  • Writes compact, simple code, based on SOLID principles
  • Accurately estimates work based on specifications
  • Converts legacy, procedural code to object-oriented structures using proven design patterns
  • Works directly with senior and C-level management to implement and update features on short notice
  • Capable of developing server-side and client-side logic
  • Strong aptitude for efficient processing between server and client that minimizes transaction size and frequency while maintaining data integrity and security
  • Assists in the optimization of the development stack, identifying problem areas and recommending efficient solutions
  • Actively participates in open and professional communication amongst team members
  • Proactive in voicing better and best approaches to satisfy software requirements, and willing to learn new ways of accomplishing those goals
  • Understands and supports agile software development and other SDLC methodologies
  • Takes pride in writing effective unit tests that cover critical application specifics
  • Truly understands what supporting multiple device sizes and formats means
  • Resolves merge conflicts in source control, ensuring no critical pieces are merged out



The ideal candidate will possess:

  • 5 years relevant development experience in web-based e-commerce environment with database and API interactivity
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or IT, or equivalent work experience
  • At least 2 years working in Symfony and/or Laravel frameworks
  • At least 2 years working with Doctrine or a similar ORM
  • Experience with TFS, Git, and other source control platforms, using command line tools
  • Public GitHub account with examples of relevant experience
  • Skillset requested
    • PHP – 5.6.x to 7.2
    • MSSQL – Microsoft SQL 20142016, MSSQL on Linux
    • Symfony – 2.x to 3.x or Laravel
    • Doctrine
    • PHPUnit – Practical experience with PHPUnit, with demonstrated ability for proper Assertion and Mocking that test critical functionaliity
    • Docker
    • HTML5 – composition and builtin validators
    • jQuery
    • Composer
    • Foundation CSS
    • JavaScript
    • MVC
    • MVVM
    • AJAX
    • CSS
    • TSQL stored procedures and temp tables
    • Scrum and related agile development methodologies
    • Bash scripting in Linux
    • Vagrant/VirtualBox