PHP Developer

  • Washington, DC
  • Full-time

Company Description

GTP is committed to providing valuable business and technology consulting services with excellent customer support and timely delivery of client solutions.  We believe in strong partnerships which result in rapid ROI and high quality deliverables.

We keep up with the latest trends in the industry and utilize the most appropriate processes and technologies that fit long-term client needs.

Our core focus supports rapid change management initiatives.  We utilize Agile, Scrum, and Lean principles and leverage open source technologies, architecture and frameworks to best solve your problems.  Our solutions and services support  enable the cost-effective management of business systems, and uniquely support both flexibility and controls as defined through the requirements engineering process.  Our people, process, and technology expertise  allow us to deliver services and solutions that support the agility to embrace the changes of the future.

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Job Description


An experienced technical developer who contributes from product opportunity identification, through to design, development, and implementation.

Enables our clients teams access to appropriate information through custom applications

Is a resource for technology decisions for future applications.

Follows best practices in coding for quality and scalability.

Works well with other developers, team members, producers and content owners.

Performs other duties as assigned.


3+ years experience in Object-Oriented Programming / Object-Oriented Design.

3+ years experience writing applications that interface databases with the Web.

3+ years experience programming Web-enabled custom applications using PHP.

3+ years experience with database development, using MySQL, Oracle, or other relevant database technology.

3+ years experience with Web-based technologies, including HTML, JavaScript and CSS.

3+ years experience with digital distribution technologies, including XML, REST or other equivalent.

3+ years experience with various computer operating systems, including:  UNIX (Solaris, Irix or Linux), Windows and Mac.

3+ years experience with versioning systems and build management tools including CVS, SVN, ANT or other equivalent.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to work independently, as part of a team, and as a project leader.

Strong organizational skills and the ability to work under tight deadlines.

Ability to provide project and process leadership to a small group of more junior programmers

Ability to provide affective communication with Project and Product management.

Demonstrated and consistent ability to work well with others, showing at all times respect for the diverse constituencies at our client’s facilities.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Familiarity with Agile software development methodology.

Experience developing Consumer facing websites.

Familiarity with audio and video processing technologies.

Familiarity with multimedia technologies including HTML5, Flash, Adobe Air or other equivalent.

Additional Information

Education:     Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university or equivalent, relevant work experience.