Senior PHP Developer

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This publishing firm is using modern web technologies, PHP and memcached. They are building an open, service-oriented platform driven by APIs, and believe wholeheartedly in crafting simple, elegant solutions to complex technological and product problems. They are hiring talented + passionate Software Engineers to solve problems as they build out their new platform. The ideal candidate has extensive experience working with distributed, service oriented architecture (SOA) systems, writing clean object-oriented code, worked with RESTful APIs and has worked in cloud based environments like AWS. Responsibilities • Be part of the team that will architecture and build company's' content platform • Participate in software design decisions • Write expressive code that is efficient and extensible • Be an active part of a larger internal open source community of developers at Hearst • Be ready to adapt and extend the architectural plan as new product goals and technical challenges emerge in our agile, continuous development environment Skills & Requirements • B.S. Computer Science + Internet Engineering • At least 3+ years in a role building distributed SOA software systems for consumer-facing, preferably content-focused, web applications at large scale • Demonstrably robust experience with: o SaaS design / RESTful API integration o Building applications in scripting languages in PHP, Go, Node.JS and JavaScript o Understanding relational databases / data models o Working in an Agile development team (Scrum highly desired) o Linux o AWS o Performance tuning / caching strategies read more