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PHP Programmer / Developer Position

Position: Full Time Web Analyst
Location: Tel Aviv, Israel

VirtuosOnline is looking for a talented PHP programmer to join our team. Our mission is to help our clients increase their business and profit and we have achieved considerable success and are recognized as a thought leader and top provider of internet marketing and technology services. Our goal is to empower our clients to use the Internet as an effective tool in their businesses and organizations. We pride ourselves on creating practical web sites and applications focused on efficiently meeting the needs of our clients and their audiences.

We are looking for a PHP Web application developer who wants to become a long-term member of our small, successful team in Tel Aviv.

We need a programmer who can think fast, juggle multiple projects, and solve real-world problems with minimal assistance.

If you are a focused self-starter comfortable working with a team, you will fit in well. If you take personal pride in doing the best work you can, you think like we do. If you find yourself coding in your sleep, you are perfect!

Position

Full time - on site

Immediate opening for an advanced Web applications programmer/developer. You must have extensive knowledge of Object Oriented Programming concepts, C, PHP, HTML (without the help of an HTML WYSIWYG editor), JavaScript, CSS, MySQL, Sendmail, Sessions, Background Processes, Resource Allocation and Apache along with solid experience - no exceptions!

You will be expected to plan, research, develop logic, code, test and deploy several Web projects with minimal assistance. You should know how to build a PHP web application from the ground up, as well as modify and build on existing code. You should know C, PHP & mySQL like the back of your hand.

Ideal candidate is located in the Tel Aviv area and is seeking a long-term position.

Responsibilities

  • Development & maintenance of VirtuosOnline's websites and applications
  • Custom application, or new module, specifications
  • Ensuring quality of work through development and implementation of QA procedures and standards
  • Accurately outlining work task breakdowns for programming side of new projects
  • Accurately estimating time frames for work completion and hitting them
  • Accurately and regularly completing time-sheets
  • Working with team to educate project managers about programming solutions
  • Educating and at times, coordinating, contract developers

Requirements

  • Willingness to lead in a structured team environment - we encourage the individual and reward the success of the team
  • Experience with building highly interactive, highly trafficked, database driven web applications
  • Good understanding of object oriented programming and programming principles
  • Comprehensive understanding of the C programming language
  • Advanced understanding of the PHP programming language, HTML, Cascading Style Sheets, and JavaScript
  • Advanced knowledge of Web protocols and programming requirements
  • Advanced knowledge of UNIX operating system (primarily Linux) and Apache
  • Advanced understanding of mySQL database (developer fundamentals)
  • Good understanding of PERL and CGI protocols

Compensation

We are serious about making this a career accelerating, awesome learning experience for you. Salary will be determined based on experience/knowledge. Will work on contract basis initially.

Apply Now

We are engaging PHP Programmers to work 30-50 hours per week depending on your interest and availability. If you've got what it takes, send a cover letter describing why you would make a good VirtuosOnline writer along with your CV to hr@virtuosonline.com. We look forward to hearing from you.

Perks of Working with VirtuosOnline

We have a unique culture - we are a tightly knit team of unique individuals, and we take a lot of pride in our work. We believe that you either do it great or don't do it at all. We treat each other and our clients with respect and demonstrate our integrity through honesty, responsiveness, and decency. Our atmosphere allows for life balance and exploration. Perhaps most important, we have fun and love what we do.

We've accomplished this through minimization of hierarchy. We do not have a traditional management structure, so if you're looking to "climb the ladder," you've come to the wrong place - we have no ladder. We favor flexible schedules (only a few of our team members choose traditional full-time work). Our environment is highly flexible - as long as exceptional work is delivered on time, you can find the balance between personal and professional that you may have lacked in traditional work environments. If you're looking for a place where your communication skills can be applied to exciting projects, you might have what it takes to become a marketing writer for VirtuosOnline.

  • Gain experience in the exciting early stage of an internet startup
  • Work directly with Founder and CEO
  • Work in a hip, cool, shared space
  • If you want to gain certain experience/exposure for your career we will work to help you achieve it
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and maximum independence - often having to proofread your own work - but understand that established processes need to be followed.
  • Ability to work from your home-office from time to time.
  • Self-motivated, self-organizing, and can simultaneously carry multiple projects to successful completion on challenging deadlines.
  • Ability to work on a variety of projects from many industries.
  • Sometimes you will be called upon to edit the work of our clients.