PHP Developer

  • Center Valley, PA
  • Contract

Company Description

Location: Center Valley, PA  
Area Code: 484  
Telecommute: no  
Travel Required: none 
Skills:Windows Server 2008 R2, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, IIS 7.5, Apache, MSSQL 2008 R2, MySQL

Job Description


  • Solid experience using PHP to create and consume web services (SOAP, XML-RPC)
  • 4+ years of professional website development, architecture, and implementation experience with LAMP, PHP, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, Ajax, MySQL, and other enterprise web technologies.
  • Must be highly competent in AJAX frameworks (jQuery and Prototype). 
  • Strong knowledge on various architectural design patterns such as MVC, SOA, and N-tier web applications.
  • Strong experience with MySQL, data modeling and design.
  • Front-end development experience with strong JavaScript skills (including frameworks/libraries such as jQuery) as well as familiarity with accepted CSS and HTML design standards.


  • Previous working experience with Apache Web Server and Linux Server Administration
  • Version Control (GIT, SVN) Administration experience a plus
  • Experience developing high traffic websites using Magento Enterprise Platform and Zend Framework is preferred, but not required.
  • Experience with Drupal and MySQL based Content Management Systems is a plus.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with IT and Web marketing departments to accomplish web goals and enhance/maintain ecommerce websites.
  • Responsible for architecture/design, development, and testing of web projects to achieve required functionality.
  • Create design specifications (functional and technical) with proposed technical solutions that integrate user functionality from business requirements document.
  • Work closely with IT during future site redesigns and database upgrades.
  • Responsible for sites across multiple domains, hosted on internal and/or external servers.
  • Work with IT team on deployment of new releases and application lifecycle management.
  • Monitor and analyze performance of applications and make recommendations for improving site speed by improving back-end capabilities.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.