Exciting PERMANENT opportunity available for a Senior PHP Developer in Newmarket, Ontario at Mulock Dr. & Yonge St. Our insurance industry client is looking for a team player with great communication skills to help build a new SaaS platform for a multi-million dollar company.
Our client is one of the world's largest independent providers of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-
insured entities. They will be offing a competitive compensation package, which includes 2 to 3 weeks vacation (open to discussion) and benefits.
Candidates will be expected to work on-site Monday to Friday during initial training and orientation; following flexibility in hours and remote work can be discussed.
Candidates with a minimum of 8 years of experience in PHP development, preferably in an AWS environment, are invited to apply for this position.
Roles and Responsibilities
Participate in all aspects of development life cycle
Determine development feasibility within identified constraints
Evaluate and recommend options, software and tools which can help to achieve project targets
Create technical specifications based on business requirements
Write clean, well designed code following industry best practices
Work closely with Quality Assurance to track down and resolve reported issues
Coach and mentor junior team members
Contribute and promote software best practices and processes across the team
Participate actively in code reviews
Provide continuous technical support to your teammates
Participate in preparing and deploying product releases
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in CompSci, or Mathematics, or Engineering
Must communicate with technical and Business users
Object Oriented PHP 5 / 7
Database schema design and optimization (MSSQL)
Version Control Systems (Git)
Custom framework design
Familiarity with AWS
Good understanding of LAMP
Experience with load balancing, firewalls
Some experience in management of Linux servers in virtualized environments (Amazon Linux AMI)
Basic knowledge of Linux scripting languages
Knowledgeable in Responsive Design concepts, CSS3, HTML5