[UPHPU-jobs] Software Engineer at Alliance Health Networks

Troy Oldroyd uphpu-jobs-postbot at uphpu.org
Sun Jan 31 23:57:09 MST 2010

Utah PHP Users Group job announcement

Alliance Health Networks
Salt Lake City

Troy Oldroyd
toldroyd at alliancehealth.com

Software Engineer
$50,000 - $70,000

Are you looking for a fun place to work where flip-flops, shorts and t-shirts are not only allowed, but welcomed? Do you have a passion for good software design? Great. We need you.

Our company has doubled in size (people and revenue) in the last year (though we have been around since 2002). We are now expanding our technology team to include a talented, forward-thinking, strategic, well-rounded, motivated, professional and experienced PHP developer. This person will help define and shape one of the most exciting growing platforms today in the healthcare industry. 
Alliance Health is a well-capitalized, profitable and established leader in the high-growth healthcare category. We're currently building and operating some of the largest and fastest growing social health communities on the web.

Required skills:
- BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience and talent
- 3-5 years experience working with PHP5
- Strong object-oriented programming background
- Solid understanding of software design patterns
- Experience with JQuery/Prototype Javascript libraries
- Comfortable with agile software development practices
- Knowledge of PHP Frameworks ie. (Cake, Symphony, Zend, Code Igniter)

Required experience:
- Excellent programming skills: must be a creative, hands-on developer able to write great software and execute within the constraints of the web.
- Must have vision: develop innovative software with impact. We're only interested in setting industry trends, and pushing the envelope of internet-based healthcare, marketing, and social networking.
- Sense of humor: practical jokes, referrals for funny YouTube videos and impersonations of political figures and pop stars appreciated.
- Passion for good design: must have a passion for building reusable software components and continuous improvements through refactoring.

- Competitive salary
- Three weeks vacation plus paid time off for personal days
- Bonus Program
- Great team, atmosphere and working environment
- Health, Dental, Vision coverage

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