Web Developer

Web developers are expected to work independently but also in collaboration with other developers and managers to innovate and create web applications. We like to work aggressively but also set realistic expectations in meeting our business and development goals. Focus will be on LAMP development and backend OO PHP code. This role includes helping define project requirements, reviewing code and responsibility for the day-to-day management of valuable web properties.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES

  • Demonstrate strong object-oriented PHP/LAMP stack skills and software design ability; develop systems that meet architectural objectives including reusable, scalable code
  • Possess awareness of the website's brand value; make decisions that maintain and improve that value
  • Maintain web applications using modern features and web technologies (including but not limited to newer language versions, Composer, Vagrant, Laravel, etc.)
  • Advise on changes for improvement in website layouts, usability and new features
  • Perform code reviews and mentor fellow developers.
  • Communicate with other teams/stakeholders within the company to offer solutions for data or code.
  • Assist Front End Developer with ongoing maintenance of web applications
  • Assist team with QA responsibilities

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum three (3) years of progressively responsible experience with backend web development technologies, focusing primarily on LAMP
  • Proficiency with front-end development and scripting including: HTML5, JavaScript (jQuery), CSS3, Bootstrap, AJAX, web sockets, etc.
  • Hands-on experience with web application architecture and relational database design
  • Able to install and maintain a LAMP environment
  • Experience building sites to function cross-platform and cross-browser
  • Experience with MVC design patterns, including experience working with any modern MVC framework (Laravel preferred)
  • Bonus skills: MySQL, other languages, Node, Photoshop and angular knowledge

SKILLS & ATTITUDES

  • Strong communication, and collaboration skills
  • Must be able to use critical thinking to solve problems and be able to handle multiple tasks at one time
  • Proactive work ethic; manages time productively and delegates work and responsibility effectively
  • Excellent teamwork skills, flexibility, and ability to handle tasks
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Must be comfortable learning new skills
  • Must be willing to take on new challenges
  • Must be able to follow directions thoroughly

If your goal is to contribute to a growing company, with an progressive vision and team culture Influx is for you. Our commitment is toward aligning the company and employees goals to create a cohesive environment where success is contagious. Influx offers a highly competitive salary DOE, health/dental benefits and PTO. Our downtown offices offer a fully stocked kitchen, gym access, paid parking and frequent company culture events.