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930-470 Granville Street

Vancouver, BC, V6C 1V4


Tel: 236-455-24

PHP Developer

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia

Job Description

We are looking for an individual with a strong skill set in using WordPress or Laravel frameworks. The PHP Developer position needs strengths in software analysis and architecture with superior development skills for the ongoing development of Website's products as well as custom projects.



- Good people management skills and enthusiasm

- Maintain and modify existing applications

- Perform custom programming as assigned - Fix defects and add features to software - Assist in the architecture and development of technology solutions to meet business requirements across multiple product lines

- Document all solutions and maintain ongoing development plan and production schedule - Complete server-side and client-side development work as required

- Perform maintenance programming for existing version

- Provide design documents and documentation to ensure efficient maintenance and code reuse

- Participate in the design and implementation of databases

- Ensure the functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules, and system architecture for each assignment

- Stay current with trends, techniques, technology and other factors impacting the job

- Actively participate in team meetings and offer recommendations/ideas on design projects



- Degree in Computer Science/Software Programming, Bachelor or Masters;

- 3+ years experience with Laravel/Lumen for API development

- 3+ years experience with WordPress

- 5+ years in MySQL database design and performance

- 5+ years experience in OOP PHP & MVC

- Experience working with and developing RESTFul APIs

- Experience working with GIT in a team environment

- Scripting web and UI functionality using native JavaScript and jQuery

- Working with AJAX calls

- Thorough web development knowledge (e.g. OpenSSL, cURL, etc.)

- Strong problem solving skills

- Ability to work in a team as well as individually

- Able to convey and understand ideas with great communication skills.


The Nice-to-Haves:

- Strong Unit Testing experience and can demonstrate the importance of TDD and test coverage

- Knowledge of Amazon AWS (EC2, RDS, Cache, VPC, S3...)


Required education:

- Bachelor's


Required language:

- Mandarin

- English