PHP / Drupal Developer

Since 2004 Red Sky IT Solutions has provided website and application design, development, and hosting to the private and public sector across Atlantic Canada and beyond. We are known for quality work as well as our commitment to forming long lasting partnerships with our clients. We take pride in every project and value our employees’ abilities to think outside the box and solve problems. Our newly constructed office is located above the Bedford Basin Farmer’s Market. This convenient location offers food, coffee, and groceries onsite as well as a beautiful view of the Bedford Basin.

Career Details

PHP Developer – application specialist/programmer/problem solver

Regardless of title, you are willing to learn, hard-working, and a problem solver by nature!

The job entails programming and configuration of client websites and applications as well as analysis and research within an Agile environment. The developer will be involved in scrum meetings during all stages of projects and assigned development and support tasks related to completing sprints. The successful candidate is able to think on their feet and will have to opportunity to perform research tasks and present alternative solutions to solve problems.
The primary responsibilities:

 

  • Programming of websites and applications using Drupal, WordPress, Laravel and other open source frameworks.
  • Research and design of contributed and custom modules leading to solutions.
  • Quality assurance and testing of components developed by team members.
  • Documentation of problems and solutions during the development lifecycle.
  • Search Engine Optimization solutions based on analytics.
  • Support including analysis and development of bugs and fixes.

Qualifications

You are a hard-working team player who takes pride in your work. A willingness to learn and engage in unfamiliar concepts and technologies will keep you moving forward in this position. Experience in programming, analysis, and problem solving will be the most important assets to bring to the table.

Specific skills that will qualify you for this position are:

  • Programming – PHP, SQL, JavaScript, HTML, CSS
  • CMS / Frameworks – Drupal, WordPress, Laravel, CodeIgniter, BootStrap, SASS, Node.js,
  • AngularJS
  • Database design and development – MySQL and Oracle
  • Analytics – familiarity using Google Analytics, Google Ad Planner, SEMRush, Moz Tools
  • Research and Problem Solving – research potential modules, framework elements, and coding solutions to solve project tasks or support tickets.

Summary

At Red Sky, every day involves working closely with our SMBs (Small and medium sized businesses) and Government clients. This environment requires continuous problem solving and willingness to learn new business and technical concepts. Our team learns new lessons every day and we take pride in innovating new solutions to improve our clients’ and our own business continuously.

Please forward your resume to info@redsky.ca