PHP Developer-Local candidates only please

Ultra Mobile
Irvine, California or Brooklyn, New York, United States
$0-125,000 per year

About Ultra Mobile

Ultra Mobile is a nationwide mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) that develops first-of-its-kind mobile phone and mobile money services to improve the quality of life for our customers. Our mission is to provide convenient and affordable solutions that connect people with their extended families living around the world, and to help make the American dream more accessible. Founded by telecom industry entrepreneurs and activists for fair pricing, Ultra Mobile intends to change the way America keeps in touch with the world.

Job summary

• You're going to live in the data layer and publish data via JSON/XML/HTML. • Extend the existing functionality for new data consumers, including mobile apps and internal tools. • Integrate with many backend services using PHP. Some use JSON, some XML, some use custom blobs of half-baked syntax.
• Join a small, talented team of designers and backend engineers. • Process customer signups, understand and implement complex business logic, provide tools and customer touchpoints with the data they need.

Skills & Requirements

Qualifications • Recent PHP experience, demonstrated with code samples and solid opinions of various PHP frameworks and PHP OO principles. • Sharp with your insight. Humble with your knowledge. Patient with your peers. • Enthusiasm. Diligence. Indomitability. • It's OK if you're a web ninja, network wizard, hedge knight, BOFH, or a humble hacker. We'll love you no matter what.

• PHP 5.3 Experience • Microsft SQL Server (If you know any other RDBMS systems, we'll train you.) • Atlassian JIRA and Confluence. (we’ll teach you.) • git • Perl knowledge a very strong plus, Python helpful, but not required. • A linux command line

How to apply

email resume to [email protected]

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