Sprout Studio Inc. is in search of a PHP Developer who is excited to continue developing a media heavy SaaS as well as maintain its current infrastructure. You will be stepping into a ground floor opportunity with a small, highly creative team of developers and designers.
As a Senior Developer, you need to be adept at planning, designing, and developing data-driven, user-centric web applications. You must be forthright with your recommendations on the best ways to get the job done. We are specifically looking for someone with strong backend skills who works well with designers.
The headquarters for Sprout Studio Inc. are in Welland, Ontario. This is a full time, ongoing employment opportunity.
Required Skills (Web Languages and Programs):
Demonstrable knowledge of MVC frameworks (Laravel and/or Symfony)
Experience with content management systems
Understanding of Client / Server architectures
MySQL / Relational Databases
Cross browser and OS compatibility testing
Clean code, optimized for performance, load times, and maintainability
Familiarity with version control systems
Nice to Have:
Experience with Git
Experience with AngularJS
Linux based Web / Database Server Administration
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Highly meticulous - great attention to detail with strong organization skills
Ability to multitask and manage, prioritize, and complete multiple projects while meeting tight deadlines
Team-oriented, positive attitude
Willingness to learn as well as teach
Able to work independently and as part of a team
5+ years of related experience in web development
Full-time employment (35 hours/week) starting in April of 2015