[UPHPU-jobs] Sr PHP/MySQL Developer at SkyVantage

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Sr PHP/MySQL Developer
$80,000 - $100,000

Got Passion?​

SkyVantage develops web technology for airlines with multiple fast-growing brands serving airlines and consumer audiences all over the world.​ SkyVantage is privately held and has enjoyed steady growth over the last nine years.​

Please find out about us before applying, we're a unique and small company with big expectations.​ Do great work, get your job done, take initiative, and you'll fit in very nicely here.​

We are looking for the SUPERB: PHP /​ MySQL Developer, this is a unique opportunity to work in the airline industry and to travel the world.​


Recommended Reading:

Title: Rework
Authors: Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson

ISBN-10: 0307463745
ISBN-13: 978-0307463746
SkyVantage practices many of the concepts contained in this reading.​


Required skills:
Required skills:

    EXPERT experience in SQL (We use MySQL 5+​)
    EXPERT experience in PHP (We use PHP 5.​X)
    Writes solid, clean, commented, and efficient code
    Learns quickly and stays up-to-date on current technologies
    Is comfortable working with a variety of tools and environments
    Works well with other developers to get the job done
    Must be able to pass a DHS/​TSA background check
    Kicking butt at programming


Desired skills:

    Can be your own manager/​Lead your projects to completion
    Can set goals and execute them
    Can roll up your sleeves and DO the work, not delegate the work
    Will hold yourself accountable
    Excellent Communication Skills/​Ability to train, speak and give presentations - Be 'presentable'


Experience, light, and knowledge can be gained many ways… It's what you can do NOW that counts.​


    Participate in the continued development of our airline software including status meetings and mapping out development.​
    Participate with code quality assurance programs and change-control management of all company source code.​
    Communicate with existing customers regarding new project development, including specifications and documentation.​
    Take part in the ongoing development of our products including implementing new features, finding and fixing bugs, and communicating with other systems.​
    Full-time (initial trial basis)
    Salary: (We pay above market for our talent)
    Location: Riverton, UT.​ Must live within a reasonable Riverton commute.​
    Domestic travel required (Avg 6-10 days each quarter)
    International travel required (Avg 6-10 days each quarter) 

Required experience:


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