Full Stack/ Back-End Web Developer (Remote)

Employer
NYC & Company
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Jan 27, 2022
Closes
Jan 29, 2022
Ref
334401952
Hours
Full Time
NYC & Company is seeking a Full Stack / Back-End Web Developer to join its Digital Product Development team full time. The official marketing, tourism and partnership organization for the City of New York, NYC & Company is dedicated to maximizing travel and tourism opportunities throughout the five boroughs, building economic prosperity and spreading the positive image of New York City worldwide. The ideal candidate for this role should be comfortable working on a multidisciplinary team, in a fast-paced, highly-demanding environment. S/he will work closely with a team of developers and project managers to develop software solutions and interfaces for our award winning website (www.nycgo.com) and other digital properties. The Full Stack / Back-End Web Developer must have a strong understanding of back end OOP programming (Laravel/PHP) and some front end programming (a typical day would consist of 70% back end/30% front end). This individual will work directly with the development team to establish new methods and standards to grow our business in an agile environment. The ideal candidate will be a major asset and contributor to the team as we continue to grow our product line and optimize for future growth. This role reports directly to the Senior Engineering Manager. Responsibilities and Required Skills include: - Programming background and 5+ years experience with web development (LAMP) - Strong experience writing SQL queries (MySQL/MariaDB) - Strong experience with SQL query optimization and troubleshooting slow queries - Strong experience with OOP using PHP >= 5.6 - Strong experience with Laravel framework (including database migrations, Eloquent, and QueryBuilder) - High level of comfort on Linux command-line (incl. creating/editing of cron jobs, installing PHP plug-ins, configuring PHP, configuring Apache/Httpd, bash scripting, etc) - Experience with MongoDB - Experience creating data feeds for front end consumption - Experience working with third party APIs (REST, SOAP, JSON, GoogleMaps) - Experience with Amazon Web Services (incl. EC2, CloudFront, etc) - Experience with Akamai caching - Extensive knowledge of JavaScript, Typescript, libraries, web stacks, and frameworks - Experience building responsive webpages utilizing HTML5, SCSS, and component design systems - Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues, testing and troubleshooting - Building reports from database data - Ability to write clean, readable code and adhere to coding standards. - Ability to work in a team and be reliable and accountable in an agile environment. - Good communication skills, follows directions and adhere to timelines and project plans Pluses - Experience coding modern web applications utilizing common MVC/MVVM JS frameworks (Angular monorepo ideally) - Ecommerce Solutions and payment gateways - Leadership experience, preferably hands-on. - Experience with Google Ad Manager (troubleshooting and ad code updates/implementation a plus) - Travel/Hospitality Experience EOE Interested applicants should forward resume, and salary requirements to @nycgo.com, cc: @nycgo.com