JVT Advisors

Jr. PHP Applications Developer

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Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description

Contract Length: 6+ Months - 2 Days REMOTE!!

Keys to the Role

  • PHP
  • Javascript (Node/Angular/React/Vue)
  • AWS Lambda is BIG PLUS


We focus on data wrangling, analytics, and visualization to transform data into actionable insights. Looking for experienced candidates with expertise in: client and server side web programming in PHP, JavaScript frameworks like Angular/Node/React/Vue, backend databases MySQL along with a good understanding of web design and usability. Experience in configuring and using cloud environments such as AWS and technologies like Lambda. 

You will work closely with internal and external clients and serve as both a consultant and solutions provider, help architect and define solutions to meet the business needs, and oversee testing, quality assurance and post roll-out troubleshooting and enhancements

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Builds web applications using predefined template structures to respond to client needs
  • Participates in client needs assessments, develops strategy and information architecture, including sitemaps and wireframes
  • Development in PHP including, but not limited to application development, web development and web services
  • Integration with JavaScript frameworks
  • Integration of application with backend databases such as MySQL
  • Supports clients’ technical issues with web applications
  • Acts as liaison with internal partners and individual users to ensure positive web experience
  • Ensures information design and graphic design of web applications
  • Creates associated documentation for web applications

Preferred Skills / Prerequisites

  • Web and application development using PHP
  • JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks such as Angular/React/Vue
  • HTML5 / CSS
  • Version control repositories like Bitbucket
  • Software development tools like Jira and Confluence
  • A desire to write re-usable, readable code using the most up to date industry standards
  • Strong communication skills, particularly in translating perceived needs into technical requirements
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently in a fast paced, deadline driven environment


Zack Lisien


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