[UPHPU-jobs] Senior Web Developer (LAMP / PHP) at HyperX Media

Jeff Morgan uphpu-jobs-postbot at uphpu.org
Thu May 9 14:28:13 MDT 2013


Utah PHP Users Group job announcement
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Company:
HyperX Media
United States

Contact:
Jeff Morgan
jobs at hyperxmedia.com

Position:
Senior Web Developer (LAMP / PHP)
Accepting requirements

Description:
You will take on challenging LAMP based, web development projects and be heavily involved through the entire software development life cycle, including developing project quotes, functionality/database/architecture specifications, front-end interfaces, back-end code/databases, conducting QA testing, administering servers and maintaining/updating existing web applications.

You will normally be working on a variety of projects/tasks at once, each with a unique objective and functionality set. You will be responsible for effectively managing your time and priorities with the goal of delivering high quality products according to agreed upon timelines. Some projects you will work on independently and others will require a great deal of teamwork. 

You will also have the opportunity to collaborate directly with clients in developing project specifications, troubleshooting bugs and setting realistic expectations, which will require professional communication and appearance.


Required skills:
Required:
PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, Javascript

Highly Preferred:
AS2, AS3, RoR, Magento, Wordpress, LAMP Stack Server Administration

Required experience:
Required:
- Passionate about building web based applications that exceed clients’ expectations
- 5+ years professional experience developing complex, object oriented web applications using HTML/CSS, AJAX, JavaScript, XML, PHP and MySQL
- 5+ years professional experience translating user interface designs into pixel perfect front-end cutups
- 5+ years professional LAMP stack administration experience
- Experience building custom themes, functionality and plugins for Wordpress
- Experience integrating web applications with third party APIs/web services
- Thorough understanding of object-oriented programming and software patterns
- Self-motivated, quick-learning, creative, thought leader
- Comfortable in a multi-tasking environment where priorities change rapidly
- Above average communication skills
- Excellent debugging and problem-solving skills

Highly Preferred:
- Experience with Flash (AS2 and/or AS3)
- Experience with Ruby on Rails
- Experience building custom themes, functionality and plugins for Magento
- Computer science or related technical bachelors degree
- Previous experience working as an independent contractor
- Ability to design highly usable, clean, professional looking user interfaces
- Administering and ensuring security/performance on Linux/Apache/LiteSpeed web servers


Benefits:
As an employee at HyperX Media you can expect a highly competitive salary and health benefits, performance bonuses, flexible work environment and a creative, friendly, results oriented culture. At HyperX Media your work will stand out and will make a substantial contribution to the success of our company and clients. You will be treated as an expert in your field and your opinion highly valued.


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