Senior Software Engineer (PHP & Javascript)

  • Headway
  • Buenos Aires, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Sep 07, 2017
Full time Engineering Information Technology

Job Description

Do you consider yourself a cutting edge web developer? If the answer is yes and you have at least 3 years of experience working with PHP and JavaScript we are very interested in getting to know you.  

Your challenges and objectives:

• Achieve a rounded knowledge of our platform by understanding the complex interaction of a wide range of areas and services, from network layer to final user. 

• Work on a product that involves several computer science areas, such as highly available and performant systems, top-notch security standards, and intuitive user interface design. 

• Build a highly flexible platform which allows users to customize it through tailored configurations and UI options. 

• Learn, collaborate with different teams and grow while tackling complex technical challenges in a fun and encouraging working environment.  

 

Your day-to-day activities: 

• Work with the Product Team on functional specifications of features (specs): interpret and analyze, but also give feedback for them.

• Design and write the code for the feature.

• Perform technical analysis of existing code and perform refactors to improve code quality.

• Perform code review.

• Promote and apply best practices during the entire development process, from the very early stages of technical analysis and design of solutions, to the monitoring in production.  

Requisites:  

• Work experience in software development

• Superior analytical/troubleshooting skills

• Expertise in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis

• Fluency and deep knowledge on PHP and JavaScript

• Excelent understanding of OOP patterns and good practices • Experience working with Laravel 4 or 5 and AngularJS

• Working knowledge of Unix • Good communication with non technical co workers.  

Preferred:  

• Knowledge of Shell/Bash scripting

• Experience working with Amazon Web Services

• DevOps skills

• Fluency in Python, Scala or Ruby

• Experience working with 3rd party API's such as Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, etc   

We offer:   

• A challenging, energetic, and fast-paced environment

• The possibility to work with cutting edge technology in an innovative environment

• Remote position

• Competitive salary, with two reviews each year