Type : Full-Time

Experience : Mid-Senior Level

Compensation : Based on candidate experience

Location : Sydney Eastern Suburbs

Job Description :
We are looking for an intelligent, talented and enthusiastic Senior Web Developer to drive development of a software as a service (SaaS) for the tourism industry. This position will work closely with the Technical Manager and other developers to innovate and create the web application front-end in PHP.

The major responsibilities of the Senior PHP Developer will be :

  • Leading a team of web developers to design, develop, and debug Web applications
  • Using creativity to innovate new products (widgets, wizards, tools, controls) to enhance Web user experience.
  • Keeping up with new internet standards and Web technologies.

Desired Skills & Experience
The ideal candidate will have :

Technical Requirements

  • Expertise in working with PHP and XML webservices API as well as payment gateways.
  • Proficiency with front-end scripting including : HTML5, DHTML, Javascript, CSS3, AJAX, JQUERY.
  • Familiarity with ZEND framework for PHP a plus.
  • Hands-on experience with web application architecture.
  • Knowledge of search engine optimization (SEO) and marketing (SEM).
  • Exposure to object-oriented languages such as Java.
  • Familiarity with the LAMP environment (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP)
  • Knowledge of best practices for cross-platform, cross-browser compatibility
  • Professional experience building web applications and websites

General Requirements

  • 5+ years professional web development experience
  • 1+ years managerial experience
  • CS or technical degree preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability
  • Strong presentation, communication, and collaboration skills, enabling knowledge share within the team and across teams
  • Positive attitude and professionalism in the workplace
  • Unrestricted legal authorization to work directly for any company in Australia
  • A great sense of humor is always appreciate

Please send your resume to simon@prettygoodplan.com