Track DDB is on fire producing great work for some of the biggest brands around. And if you’ve got the chops and creds to keep fueling the flames as a Backend / PHP Developer, we want to talk with you.
We are the CRM, Data and Analytics division of DDB Canada. Harnessing sound strategic insights and innovative technology to produce targeted, breakthrough creative driven by data science.
The result? Results. Big time.
You will report to ourVP, Enterprise Information Management, and have the opportunity to work on integrated campaigns.
Our winning candidate will be proactive, creative, collaborative, and detail oriented. They will thrive in a fast-paced environmentand be excited bycode, data andtechnology.
Minimum 5 years of experience with modern PHP development (Laravel, Composer, PSR-x, Symfony components, LAMP) and major open source PHP projects including Drupal and WordPress
Experience working with APIs from vendors or thirdparties (Facebook, Twitter, Google Maps, and YouTube)
Proficient in handling complex technical development concepts, the latest software tools and technologies, and have a strong understanding of algorithms, data structures and design
A high level of knowledge on Object Oriented Design principles and MVC architecture
Strong experience with various hosting platforms (AWS, Linode, Rackspace) and network operations
An understanding of frontend technologies and able to code in HTML / Jquery
Able to provide scope and quotes and able toplan out tasks well
Understanding of bug tracking tools, specifically Jira and Hipchat
Understanding of database indexing and normalization
Strong written and verbal communication
Previous work experience in an agency orcomparableenvironment
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. This position is not remote and is based in Toronto
Work on backend PHP code
Work on various databases, primarily MySQL
WorkwithLaraveland MVC methodology
Workwith GIT, Linux and similar processtechnologiesand environments
Workwith Dependency Management (Composer)
Able to make loose technical plans and timelines for project managers and client services
Able to manage DevOps related activities
Workwith our internal QA team usingto resolve bugs through Jira
Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the Project Management team
Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, anddevisecontingency plans
DDB Canada is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We also offer reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities.
If you need assistance or anaccommodation due to a disability, please let us know when you submit your application.
We appreciate all expressed interest in this position, however only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.