PHP Developer

Location Los Angeles
PHP Developer / Software Engineer – Los Angeles (Los Angeles)

Full time or Contract 

We are looking for local candidates within the United States and Canada only. If you possess expert PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS skills, please apply and outline your passion for programming and any samples of your work. The right candidate will have a massive passion for coding and outside of the box thinking. We want coders with vision that have fast problem solving skills and outside of the box thinking process. This person will lead the Technology department and will be responsible for the development and delivery of technical aspects or projects on assigned accounts. An expert understanding of CMS applications and a proactive programming style is a must. A strong understanding of the most current technologies is an advantage. Understanding of SEO style programming also a must.

Who We Are:

Broadwave Studios Interactive is a full-service production company and Ad Agency that specializes in creating online video, broadcast media, and 3D entertainment for small to large companies. We film – edit and are located on Raleigh Studios Lot making professional productions easily accessible.
We are looking for experienced PHP Programmers who are capable of:

SEO-centric web page building
RSS Feeds
XML Data Generation
E Commerce & Email Marketing
WYSWIG content editing
File management for photos, multimedia and pdf files

We want to share our success and growth with a developer that is seriously considering an entrepreneurial future. There is potential for the right candidate for stock options and profit sharing. Base solely on commitment level and work ethic.

What We’re Looking For:

An entrepreneurial and passionate Developer – No time wasters. Wants to be a part of the next big thing. MUST work well in a team environment. Willing to take charge and develop the latest technologies. We are cutting edge and want the same from a Developer/Software Engineer. You have clean coding and organizational skills. You have no problem leading platform development and have confidence to overcome obstacles.

As a PHP Developer/Software Engineer you will possess the following skills:

Assist with implementation of project architecture, standards and processes, under the direction of Senior Technical Lead and Software Project Manager

Research, identify and document client’s technical requirements for estimates
Determine and identify appropriate technologies to be used
Develop and document the system architecture (continuous)
Develop code in keeping with established processes and standards
Debug and unit test modules before deployment to QA environment
Assist deployment staff by providing necessary documentation
Create and maintain project documentation, in accordance with established standard

Reliable and outside of the box thinker
High level of creativity
Advanced knowledge of database driven systems
Innovative and Passionate about programming and creating new web based applications
Advanced knowledge of emerging technologies
MUST have previous experience in building CMS (content management systems)  functions or custom applications within CMS systems.
MUST have strong experience in start to finish E Commerce and merchant accounts
Fluent in Javascript, MySQL, PHP, HTML, CSS, AJAX, and object oriented design tools a MUST have
Strong understanding of Linux, Apache Servers – Set up – also set up of Google Applications such as email and maps etc.
Ability to troubleshoot quickly and have a very productive work ethic
Knowledge of database management, web builder software
**Access to own computer for virtual work however this position will be based out of our Los Angeles Location.

Main qualifications for this position:

As a PHP Developer you will possess the following skills:

Knowledgeable and Experience with OOP skills to assist in the development of a website builder – content management system and online community social networking system with blog like features and an image gallery systems.
Strong documentation skills within the coding platform for functions.
Skills required are expert understanding of XHTML/CSS for modifying graphic web templates to be used. LAMP Environments a must.
Javascript and AJAX programming skills are necessary for creating some parts of the user interface system.
Experience with MySQL 5 using InnoDB tables for true relational integrity
Experience with MVC (Model View Controller) OOP programming.
Knowledge of using phpDocumentor style code comments an asset.
Experience with PEAR libraries, including DB DataObjects,HTML5,  HTML QuickForm, and HTML Sigma Templates.
Experience with SVN

You will be working with our Chief Software Engineer in the creation of this system and will be assisting in creating modules, templates and user interface design.

Team programming. A strong understanding of system-level security and good programming architecture principles and ‘clean’ coding are essential.

Please include your resume and salary expectations. Also detail in the body of the email on how you can contribute to assist our team and some of your long-term goals. What specific skills, passions and experience you possess that will assist us in our business ventures.

Location is Manhattan Beach office or will consider ‘virtual’ or possibly our new Universal location in Hollywood. (Telecommuting and time-sheets are expected).

If your skills are proven and seek self improvement to test your own boundaries then please apply. Team programming -Strong understanding of system-level security and good architecture principles can clean coding. Must be able to translate into HTML for basic applications.

Please send resume and cover letter detailing your passion for this Industry and recent projects to careers at broadwavestudios.com . We thank all applicants for their interest. Only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Only those eligible to work in the United States will be considered for United States positions.