Info.com, a meta-search provider, is seeking a talented and motivated senior-level PHP developer to assist lead developers/software engineers with ongoing projects as part of a friendly and hard-working team. Most projects involve very large volumes of data, so experience with PostgreSQL and/or MySQL is required. Familiarity with Zend framework and/or Python and the Magento e-Commerce platform is a major plus.
Info.com offers a competitive salary and a full list of benefits, including health, vision and dental coverage and 401k. You will work in a fun and creative environment with a talented group of individuals that have a passion for building great technology.
This is a permanent position at Info.com's downtown Chicago-based office.
Please include a .zip file of PHP code samples with a resume.
- Solid PHP5 application development experience
- Proficiency in front-end presentation layer development including HTML5, CSS, AJAX
- Proficiency in data access layer development
- Ability to design and construct scalable and flexible API and web services to integrate a wide variety of internal tools and external partner applications
- Ability to quickly and efficiently troubleshoot and resolve technical issues
- Coding and indexing experience in MySQL or Postgres is essential
- Excellent analytic and troubleshooting skills
- Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience (verbal and written)
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
- 5-7+ years PHP5
- Linux and Windows environments
- Familiarity with Java, Python, Zend, Sphinx and MongoDB is a plus
- Must be eligible to work in the United States
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Strong technical, analytical, and organizational skills
- Ability to work independently or within a team environment
- A “self-starter” with good interpersonal skills