Kforce PHP / LAMP Developer in Wayne, New Jersey

Kforce's client, an established software solutions company in Wayne, New Jersey (NJ) is seeking a Back-End Developer to join their rapidly growing organization.Summary:The client is looking for a team player that will be responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. The candidate's primary focus will be development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. This person will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by their coworkers into the application. A basic understanding of front-end technologies is therefore necessary as well.Responsibilities:

  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic

  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use

  • Optimization of the application for maximum speed and scalability

  • Implementation of security and data protection

  • Design and implementation of data storage solutions

  • Management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes

  • Data migration, transformation, and scripting

  • Setup and administration of backups

  • Outputting data in different formats

  • Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms such as mobile verses desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform

  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes

  • Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests

  • Proficient knowledge of PHP and Laravel

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as GIT

  • Proficient understanding of AWS

  • Understanding of -session management- in a distributed server environment

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years