Intermediate PHP Developer at Northcloud in Toronto, ON, Canada
We are seeking a talented, self-motivated PHP Web Developer with good front and back end development skills to work on a variety of web and mobile based projects including eCommerce and content managed websites. The individual will be primarily responsible for writing and testing code to ensure solutions are delivered to specification. We follow a fast paced agile approach and expect all team members to be able to work well independently and collaboratively. Individuals need to demonstrate good time management skills, resourcefulness and ability to perform to deadlines.
- Responsible for front-end and back-end development with expertise in building and maintaining websites.
- Working on eCommerce websites based on the Magento framework.
- Extending Magento by developing and integrating custom modules.
- Working with Wordpress to deliver content based websites.
- Customizing Wordpress as per client requirements.
- Extending Wordpress by developing and integrating custom modules.
- Developing webservices and integration of 3rd party webservices.
- Working with version control systems to maintain code
- Shipping working code, features and modules every week
Work Experience & Skills:
- Post-graduate degree in the following discipline: Computer Science, Software Engineering or related software development field.
- 2+ years of PHP development and object oriented programming (OOP).
- Experienced with the following technology stack: CentOS, Ubuntu, Apache, Mod PHP, PHP-APC, Nginx, Memcache & MySQL.
- Competent SQL developer using MySQL
- Competent with the Linux command line.
- MVC design patterns/frameworks experience
- Experienced throughout the software development lifecycle including solution design, development, testing and deployment.
- Working in a continuous integration environment
- Experience writing testable code using unit tests
- Proficient working with version control systems such as Subversion, Git or comparable tool
- Zend PHP Certification.
- Zend Framework Certification.
- Magento Certified Developer
Northcloud is a professional services firm providing technology expertise to organizations looking to accelerate business growth through the delivery of innovative technology solutions. We deliver custom technology solutions to marketing, sales, finance, engineering and IT departments to help automate business processes, solve operational challenges and facilitate business growth.