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Mobile Technology Startup Seeking PHP Developer

at ScientiaMobile in Reston, VA   —   Apr 07, 2014   |  
Overview
We are a fast-paced tech start up in the DC Metro area (Reston, VA).  As the business behind the wildly popular WURFL project, we are an industry leader in mobile device detection, and work with some of the largest Internet-based companies in the world.  We’re looking for a passionate PHP developer that likes working with new and emerging technologies in small teams.  We need a self-starter that can get the job done with minimal supervision in a casual work atmosphere.  As a break from the monotony of development, you’ll also be researching new mobile devices and supporting our enterprise customers.  Our company is a fast-growing startup and we’d love to take you along for the ride!
Responsibilities
=> Design and develop mobile cloud-based applications
=> Develop and maintain PHP web applications
=> Develop and maintain PHP mobile APIs and tools
=> Maintain and design MySQL databases
=> Actively participate in the design and architecture of high-performance, enterprise solutions
=> Researching mobile devices and mobile operating systems and their capabilities
=> Evaluate new and emerging technologies
Experience
You should:
=> Be able to program great code faster than you can write in your native language
=> Understand this code:
<?php
if&nbsp;($this->work_finished_early&nbsp;&&&nbsp;date("l")&nbsp;==&nbsp;"Friday")&nbsp;{
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;$this->grabDinner();
}&nbsp;else&nbsp;{
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;$this->goHome();
}
?>
=> Have 3-5 years of experience designing and building PHP/MySQL web applications
=> Have a solid understanding of source code version control systems like Git and Subversion
=> Have experience with creating well-documented, object-oriented PHP code and properly normalized MySQL databases
=> Have experience in every stage of the software development life cycle
=> Have a good understanding of Web UI/UX
It’d be nice if you had experience with:
=> The Yii Framework, or a similar MVC-style PHP framework like Zend
=> HipHop for PHP (PHP compiler by Facebook)
=> Eclipse PHP Development Tools
=> Debugging PHP code with Xdebug
=> High-performance features like APC and Memcache
=> Installing and maintaining Ubuntu Server or other Debian derivatives
Skills
PHP
MySQL
Open Source
GitHub
LINUX
Compensation
=> Stock Options in our funded start up
=> Reimbursement for your phone and broadband
=> Drinks, snacks, coffee and dinner if you’re up late!
=> Flexible work schedule
=> Two weeks of paid vacation
=> Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
=> Bring your Xbox (or whatever you’ve got) for game days
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