Deseret Digital Media (DDM) is the online division of Deseret Media Companies that manages KSL.com, DeseretNews.com, DeseretConnect.com , OK.com, among others. The sites collectively reach over 5.5 million unique users and nearly 300 million page-views each month. The organization has a uniquely spiritual 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 knowledge reaching hundreds of millions of people worldwide".
DDM is currently seeking a PHP Developer to work on the KSL Marketplace team. The developer will be responsible for design, development, and maintenance of technology that interacts with various legacy web sites as well as the creation of new websites and digital products.
This position will report to the Director of Development of the KSL Marketplace 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.
•3 or more years of current experience working with enterprise PHP web applications and PHP Frameworks (preferably Zend)
•Design and analysis of MySQL tables, queries, and stored procedures
•Perform code development life cycle from design, create, review, test, and deployment
•Maintenance of existing enterprise web applications
•Primary responsibility is both front and back end development
•Ability to work independently in addition to collaborative work on large projects with team members, including users, administrators, designers, and other developers
•Excellent written and verbal communication
•Don't take yourself too seriously - I mean don't get us wrong, we work hard, but c'mon timelines and deliverables would bury us all if we didn't laugh a little now and then
•Experience working with Agile/Scrum methodology and use of issue tracking (Pivotal Tracker or similar) and source repository (git or similar)
•Ability to administer web deployments on Linux with Apache
•Strong relational database experience using MySQL
•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
•Exceptional benefits, contributing 401(k) and master retirement plan
•Excellent opportunities for advancement
•Free and unlimited soda and a foosball table - woot!
This job is an once-in-a-lifetime 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 to email@example.com.
Deseret Digital Media is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V
Deseret Digital Media - 18 months ago