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PHP Developers - Multiple roles - Contract in San Diego
Ref No.: 18-11594
Location: San Diego, California
Position Type:Contract
PHP Developers- 2 Openings
Contract - 6 Months +
San Diego, CA

  • Develop and maintain cloud-based solutions for our gift card program deployed in over 54 countries, supporting 350 of the world's largest retail brands, used by thousands of customers daily
  • Work on an Agile Scrum team composed of engineers, QA, and product development managers
Job Requirements:
  • Undergraduate degree in either Computer Science, Operation Research, Applied Mathematics, Economics or another quantitative discipline
  • Strong coding skills in one or more of the following: PHP, Javascript, Python, Perl, Java, Groovy, Scala, Kotlin. Prefer recent experience with PHP and Javascript
  • Frameworks: An understanding of modern software development frameworks such as Laravel, Spring, CodeIgniter, Grails, Node.JS, Angular.JS or similar.
  • Object-Oriented Development: A solid understanding of object-oriented design principles.
  • Cloud Computing: Experience with Amazon Web Services or other cloud computing environments is a plus.
  • Databases: Must have experience working with one or more of the following: MySQL, Oracle SQL, MongoDB, Solr, Redis.
  • Experience with API design
  • Superior problem-solving skills and debugging capabilities
  • Flexible and self-driven: We are a small development team recently acquired by Financial. As such, we wear a lot of hats around here, and we need someone who has start up experience, or sufficient flexibility of mind to be able to pivot from task to task quickly and efficiently.
  • Communication Skills: As an engineer, the candidate must be able to communicate efficiently both one on one and in small groups with other engineers. There may be limited client interaction, but that is not expected to be a major component of the job.
Nice to have:
  • Interest in working with multiple parts of the stack
  • Experience with a cloud platform: AWS, Google Cloud, etc.
  • Experience with AWS Lambda
  • Experience with test driven development is a plus
  • Node.js, Python
  • Data analysis experience
  • Experience working in high throughput environments