[UPHPU-jobs] Mid-to-Senior Front End / PHP Engineer

Justin Carmony justin at justincarmony.com
Tue Apr 7 13:53:05 MDT 2015

Hey everyone, our company is hiring at DDM. Here is the job posting below. Feel free to either email me or fill out an application at this link: https://deseretdigital.applicantpro.com/jobs/204826.html



Deseret Digital Media (DDM) is the online division of Deseret Media Companies that manages KSL.com, DeseretNews.com, DeseretConnect.com, FamilyShare.com, among others. The sites collectively reach over tens of millions of unique users and nearly 350+ million page-views each month. The organization has an uniquely values-based mission and seeks to be strategic to its owner the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. All candidates need to fully support the company's mission statement: "To be trusted voices of light and truth reaching hundreds of millions of people worldwide".
DDM is currently seeking a mid to senior level Software Engineer to work on the KSL Classified team. The developer will be responsible for design, development, and maintenance of technology for the KSL Classifieds on-line product.
This position will report to the Director of Development of the KSL Classified team. The ideal candidate needs to have experience with high traffic web sites, excellent communication skills, and be willing and excited to learn new skills and technologies.
Required Skills:
3 or more years of current experience with web software development
Strong experience working with front end technologies: HTML, CSS, React.js and Ember.js
Strong experience working with back end technologies: Linux, Apache, PHP and Vagrant
Strong experience working with database technologies: MongoDB, Solr and MySQL
Experience working with Agile/Scrum methodology and use of issue tracking (Pivotal Tracker or similar) and source repository (git or similar) technologies
Experience with Test Drive Development (TDD) and writing unit tests using phpUnit
Experience optimizing and working with high traffic web sites using caching and scalability technologies
Maintenance of existing enterprise web applications
Ability to work independently in addition to collaborative work on large projects with team members, including stakeholders, product owners, designers, and other developers 
Excellent written and verbal communication
Preferred Skills/Education:
Must be performance driven, detail and results oriented
Willingness to learn new and emerging technologies 
Must be a strong team and individual motivator with a positive attitude who enjoys working with others
Goal-oriented person with high personal drive, integrity, and energy 
Bachelors Degree with IT or CS related emphasis
DDM offers:
Competitive salary 
Exceptional benefits, contributing 401(k) and retirement plan
Excellent opportunities for advancement 
This job is a great opportunity for a performance-driven, detail-oriented individual interested in a dynamic and growing organization. He or she should also be motivated by the organization's broader mission and be able to develop relationships with all members of the team. If this sounds like you, submit your resume today.

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