Sr. PHP Developer - contract

Location: Shelton, CT

  • Contract -  Start date ASAP
  • Duration -   6 - 12 Months with possible extension
  • Rate -        $65 W2
  • No remote

What we need your help with:

  • Work closely with platform architect, product managers, UI/UX designers, business analyst and developers to design and implement software solutions.
  • Develop software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle.
  • Develop features across multiple subsystems within our applications, including collaboration in requirements definition, prototyping, design, coding, testing and deployment.
  • Provide engineering support when building, deploying, configuring and supporting systems for customers.
  • Participate with the engineering and operations teams to define plans for standardizing, scaling and enhancing our products and the services utilized to deploy/install/release those products.
  • Investigate, analyze and make recommendations to management regarding technology improvements, upgrades and modifications.
  • Determine operational feasibility by evaluating analyses, problem definition, requirements, solution development, and proposed solutions.
  • Document and demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code.
  • Prepare and install solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards, and programming.
  • Improve operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures.
  • Provide information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing development and service issues.
  • Follow necessary high-level plans to accomplish engineering and organizational mission.
  • Support and develop software engineers/developers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities.
  • Analyze in-depth product design and implementations to identify areas of improvement.
  • Define, implement, coordinate, and maintain application support standards, processes
  • Capable and confident in delegating any responsibilities and leveraging all team members to their fullest potential while keeping track of the status to make sure nothing slips through the cracks.
  • Align with and drive continuous development of DMGI initiatives by connecting with other development groups within DMGI portfolios to share knowledge and best practices.

Who Will Be a Great Fit?  

  • Strong and with current experience in PHP, LAVAREL (MVC framework), HTML, BOOTSTRAP, Javascript, JQuery
  • Proficient in one or more following programming skills:  .NET (VB, C#), Java, SQL (PLSQL, TSQL, etc), C/C++, Windows PowerShell, and Linux/UNIX shell scripts.
  • Experience in Web technologies: HTML4/5, CSS2/3, JavaScript, AngularJS, Bootstrap, jQuery, AJAX/JSON, and Browser DOM (cross browsers support).
  • Strong comprehension of concepts/frameworks: OOP/OOAD, SOA, RUP, MVC/MVVM, Web/REST API, ORM, Responsive UI, PHP FIG, Software/Solution Architecture, Software Workflow and Diagrams, Multi-tiered Applications, Client-Server, and RAD.
  • Experience in Web GIS technologies: Google Maps API, ESRI ArcGIS API for JavaScript, and OGC based framework (Open Street Map).
  • Technology stack: LEAN, MEAN, LAMP, WAMP, and .NET.
  • Version Control System: GIT, SVN, and TFS.
  • Development methodology: Agile and Scrum.
  • Database technologies: MSSQL, MySQL, PostGres, RIAK, MongoDB, and Oracle.
  • Operating systems: Microsoft Windows, Linux, and UNIX.
  • Web servers: Microsoft IIS 7+, Apache, and TOMCAT.


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