Senior Back-End/Full-Stack developer

// Job Description
We are looking for a Senior Back-End (or Senior Full-Stack) developer who is proficient in PHP (7+), JavaScript, and HTML. The successful candidate will have a passion for creating powerful, flexible APIs that remain performant & efficient under high-demand situations. Successful candidates will also have a desire for learning new technologies and enjoy working on a team. You will be responsible for implementing new features & integrations as well as supporting our existing functionality. You will take part in planning sessions & retrospectives and have the opportunity to make a lasting impact on our stack.
// Requirements
  1. 5 years of experience working with PHP in a production environment
  2. 3 years of experience working with Laravel
  3. Production experience with PHP 7
  4. Minimum 2 years of experience either building or consuming a REST API
  5. Proficient with relational database systems (MySQL)
  6. Proficient in working with JSON (both parsing & serializing)
  7. Deep understanding of OOP concepts (encapsulation, inheritance, interfaces, polymorphism, etc…)
  8. Familiarity with software design patterns (repository, factory, strategy, etc…)
  9. Ability to write consistent, testable code that follows a coding style, best practices, and is maintainable
// Bonus Points
  1. Previous usage of Laravel as an API is strongly preferred
  2. Experience building fully decoupled web applications
  3. Experience working on an Agile Scrum team
  4. Experience with a modern JavaScript framework (Vue, Angular, React, etc.)