Senior Php Developer

Ropstam is looking for Senior PHP Developers with experience working in extensive web applications and open source. As a senior PHP developer, you will be responsible for creating web-based applications for our company and our clients. You will work closely with various members of our company, agency partners, clients and play a key role in the successful launch of websites and other various web applications.

Note: Do not apply if you are outside Islamabad or Rawalpindi.

What will you be doing?

  • Demonstrate PHP development experience in an MVC framework where you will produce APIs that our mobile apps will consume.
  • Integrate our platform with various 3rd parties via their APIs.
  • Develop new features and maintain existing features on backend system using PHP and MySQL.
  • Maintain and enhance backend infrastructure in AWS.
  • Closely follow best practices in software development lifecycle using the agile (Scrum) methodology and industry best practices.
  • Troubleshoot, test and maintain the backend code and databases to ensure strong optimization, functionality, and scalability
  • Implement refactors and performance improvements as required
  • Collaborate with CTO and members of the technical team to assess and implement new system requirements

Requirements Highlights ( MUST ):

  • PHP Development Experience: 5yrs +
  • PHP 7 Development Experience: 3yrs+.
  • MVC Framework Experience: 5yrs + ( Laravel 5+ or Symfony 2+)
  • MySQL Experience: 5yrs +
  • Git Experience: 2yrs+
  • Linux Server Management Experience: 2yrs+
  • Must be able to work during the Pakistan and Australian Timezone.
  • Must be able to speak fluent English and communicate with Clients when required

Other Required skills

  • Must have at least 5 Years of experience working on PHP based projects.
  • Must have at least 3 years of experience in PHP 7.
  • Must be comfortable in programming with OOP concepts. Must have in-depth knowledge of Web 2.0, XHTML,CSS, JavaScript, jQuery & AJAX.
  • Must have knowledge of mySQL, Mongodb and other databases.
  • Must have working experience of MVC Framework.
  • Must have at least 2 years of experience in Git.
  • Must have knowledge of Linux Server Management.
  • Must have knowledge of Payment Integration APIs and other APIs like SOAP and RESTful.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to take initiative.
  • Must be able to work independently and within a team.
  • Must have knowledge of cURL, API, Web Services, XML, URL Rewriting, and Cron Jobs.
  • Knowledge of MERN, Node.js / React is a plus.