Freelance

Software Engineer – PHP

Urgent
Posted 1 year ago
Gurgram
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

About the Company

An MNC is highly personalized e-commerce. We are a well funded early-stage startup working with alpha customers on track for a 2017 launch. The company was seed-funded with USD$2.0M in 2016, has 40 employees, and started generating revenue in early 2017.

Company mission is to provide the most personalized online shopping experience in the world. Our highly client-centric approach uses deep data to take the infinite array of luxury goods available for sale online and to recommend the perfect product based on our clients’ lifestyles, preferences, and wardrobes. We define a luxury experience as one that is super-personalized—customized just for you.

Company opened a software engineering center in Gurgaon in June 2017 to scale software development initiatives and have since then scaled it to a 16 member engineering team. The current team comprises of Top Technical talent in Delhi/NCR region and comes from the top 5% of premier Technology Institutes.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Build robust and scalable software in PHP
    • Write elegantly designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
    • Write unit & integration tests
    • Optimize applications to maximize speed and scale
    • Participate in code & design reviews
    • Debug & resolve live site issues quickly
    • Research and keep current on PHP best practices

Background, Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related
    • 4+ years of relevant work experience
    • Strong understanding of data structures & algorithms
    • Experience in architecting and building server side applications using APIs
    • Experience in PHP, Databases, Linux, Git
    • High Energy/Startup mindset
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
    • Ability to learn new technologies quickly
    • Experience in wordpress development is a big plus
    • Excellent Team Player
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related
    • 4+ years of relevant work experience
    • Strong understanding of data structures & algorithms
    • Experience in architecting and building server side applications using APIs
    • Experience in PHP, Databases, Linux, Git
    • High Energy/Startup mindset
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
    • Ability to learn new technologies quickly
    • Experience in wordpress development is a big plus
    • Excellent Team Player