PHP/MVC Developer | jobs

Location: Austin, TX

We are looking to expand our small development team with a LAMP web application developer. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the building blocks of web applications including HTTP, AJAX, HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. Experience working with MVC frameworks and unit testing are a big plus.

Must be comfortable working within a large codebase and multi-tier architecture system and have an understanding of software development lifecycles. Quality and attention to detail are a must.

Candidates must have strong communication skills, the ability to work as part of a distributed development team, and excellent multi-tasking and time management skills.

Job Responsibilities Include:

Read and comprehend design specifications
Checkout, build and install project code
Write and execute unit tests
Write and debug PHP code to implement new functionality
Submit code for review
Must have:

5+ years web programming experience
3+ years PHP programming experience
Object-oriented PHP
Experience working in an MVC framework
Experience coding for and testing content/layout in multiple browsers
Familiarity with basic *NIX commands
Experience with distributed versioning software, in particular Git
BA or BS Degree is required
Should also have:

AJAX & JQuery development experience
Experience with PHP MVC framework: Kohana, CakePHP, Symfony
Experience writing unit tests
XHTML/CSS and theme/layout integration