Full Stack PHP Web Developer - Remote


Here at GigSalad, we're building an easier way for people to hire talent and services for events. From musicians to magicians, we match customers with entertainment professionals for all of life's events.

As a web engineer at GigSalad, you'll be creating and working on systems for a platform that services over a million users. We're looking for a talented, experienced pro - a developer comfortable writing clean and modern PHP, SQL, and JavaScript. As an instrumental part of the company, you'll work in collaboration with engineering and product, communicating via Slack and video chat. In return, you'll have the opportunity to work on an exciting product and with a team that is passionate about growing the company in a sustainable way.

Join GigSalad if you like tackling rewarding problems and focusing on a single product.

You will typically:

  • Help define the architecture behind new initiatives using PHP, JavaScript, and SQL
  • Build upon and improve existing systems
  • Implement prototype UIs and UX processes (given mockups and direction)
  • Participate in ongoing discussion with product, engineering, and other teams to bring simplicity to complex issues The engineer we're looking for has:
  • 5+ years experience programming for the web
  • Expert-level familiarity with PHP
  • A strong grasp of programming best practices
  • The ability to work in a highly autonomous remote structure
  • Solid communication skills It's good to also have experience with:
  • HTML5 and CSS3
  • JavaScript (with knowledge of React, jQuery, and Node)
  • MariaDB (or MySQL)
  • Redis
  • Nginx
  • HHVM
  • Linux What we offer you:
  • A competitive salary
  • A matching 401k
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • $1,500 in an education expense account (books, conferences, programs, etc.)
  • A fitness reimbursement program
  • A startup atmosphere with the stability of an established, profitable company
  • A remote job structure that respects your work/life balance
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