We’re looking for a back-end engineer to build web applications using PHP in a studio environment. While you will primarily write code to give logic and drive to our UIs, this opportunity will also challenge you to collaborate with strategists, designers, and other developers in producing great products and user experiences for our clients’ and their end users..
What we're looking for
This is your jam if you have:
broad experience writing in PHP (2+ years)
quite good mastery of SQL manipulation (MySQL, MariaDB; 2+ years)
experience identifying code complexity, designing alternatives, and/or refactoring code
experience leveraging unit, integration, and end-to-end tests
What we value
You're going to be a good fit if you can:
be involved in broader technology strategy conversations
take ownership of software development on projects
exhibit good practical judgement in your development work
provide technical advice and guidance along the production chain
communicate fluently in English (speaking and writing)
demonstrate responsibility, empathy, humility, patience, and a decent heart rate
Or is it "goods to have"? Your application will earn you extra credit if your qualifications can demonstrate more than a passing knowledge of:
Technologies we use
Is this you?
Great! Start gathering whatever information and documents you believe are relevant to this application: resume/CV, links to previous projects, code samples, personal projects, code challenge badges, hackathon trophies, video testimonials, academic certificates, etc.
Send your application to [email protected] with your name appended in parenthesses to the subject “Application: Back-end Engineer” before February 9th, 2019.
We're a boutique digital design and development agency made up of a seasoned group of stategists, developers, and designers. We help our clients build web applications that offer utility, precision, and a bit of joy to their customers.
With one foot in Kenya and the other in the United Kingdom, we work with clients from a wide range of sectors (banking, education, retail, insurance, news media, talent management, publication, film production, non-profit... you get the gist) from all over the world.
one-page cover letter
links to projects you've worked on