Wanted: PHP Developer!

Jan 14 2022

Coding / PHP / JavaScript / SQL
New York, NY; Dallas TX; Remote

About YPulse

With 17 years of experience studying tweens, teens and twenty-somethings, YPulse is the leading authority on youth. We’re a team of intelligent and creative market researchers, data scientists, and trend forecasters, dedicated to helping brands make sense of the world young people are living in. Our client list includes heavy hitters in every industry — Spotify, Google, Facebook, Pinterest, Disney, Kraft Heinz, etc. These companies look to us to develop resonant youth strategies, make informed business decisions, and stay up-to-date in the ever-changing world of youth culture.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a talented Fullstack PHP Developer to join our engineering team and work with us on our growing infrastructure and online presence. You should enjoy writing, planning, and optimizing code as well as bring a healthy sense for software security.

This includes to design database schemas, the application layer, front-end look & feel for browsers, or API. Of course you will be allowed to have our preferences of where in the stack you might feel more comfortable and work in a team.

While many of us work remotely, you should reside in the U.S.

If this sounds like you, please send us a short email with your resume to jobs@ypulse.com.

What you should bring

  • PHP programming language
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • SQL
  • JavaScript / JQuery
  • HTML / CSS3

Bonus points

  • Worked with our used technologies (see below)
  • Familiar with TDD, SSO, REST APIs
  • Experience with Ubuntu / Linux system engineering
  • Understanding of IT security and threat assessment
  • Code visualization and documentation tools
  • Mac or Linux user

Technologies we use

  • Git, Laravel, WordPress, PHPUnit
  • MariaDB, Snowflake
  • AWS, Ubuntu
  • Qualtrics, Tableau, SPSS
  • Piano.io, Auth0.com
  • Pendo.io, Zendesk.com, Salesforce.com, Pardot.com
  • Lucidchart.com, GitHub Wiki
  • Google Cloud Services (GDrive, GMail, …)

What we bring

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience
  • 100% payment of healthcare, dental, and vision (FSA & HSA medical savings plans)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Pre-tax public transit / parking plans
  • 401k plan
  • Flexible working location and hours
  • Training courses

Responsibilities

  • Perform a mix of maintenance, enhancements, and new development as required
  • Work in a data analyst role and with business intelligence applications
  • Document features, technical specifications & infrastructure Responsibilities
  • Work cross-functionally to convert business needs into technical specifications