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SEM Senior PHP / Symfony2 Developer

Toronto Full Time

Position Description

We are looking for a senior web developer to join our PHP dev team in a full time permanent position. This person will be working exclusively on our core product which is built entirely in Symfony2 and Doctrine2.
This position is an ideal fit for someone who is interested in working for a smaller company where their work can have more impact yet maintain the job stability of a large organization. An ideal candidate is somebody that loves code and is constantly learning and evaluating new technologies and design methodologies.


  • Contribute to our internal framework design & architecture
  • Design and code new application features
  • Conduct tests and perform security and quality controls
  • Project web site architecture and determine requirements for hardware
  • Plan, design, write, modify, integrate and test Web-site related code
  • May research, evaluate and integrate third-party software products.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or College degree in IT related field or equivalent
  • 5+ years of development experience
  • Passion for high quality, clean, maintainable and testable code as well as learning and evaluating new technologies
  • Expert knowledge of MVC / OOP design (knowledge of DDD is a plus)
  • PHP5, one or more PHP frameworks (knowledge of Laravel or Symfony is a plus), and PHPUnit
  • MySQL (knowledge of ElasticSearch, Solr, CloudSearch, or DynamoDB is a plus)
  • HTML5, CSS3, and JS frameworks / libraries (jQuery, Backbone.js, Underscore.js, Angular.js, React.js, etc.)
  • Experience building AJAX driven front ends
  • Experience building RESTful APIs (knowledge of OAuth2 and/or JWT are a plus)
  • Integration with 3rd party platforms / services
  • Git / GitHub
  • Experience with Java is a plus
  • Experience with various Amazon Web Services is a plus


  • Work in a trendy open concept workspace in Liberty Village
  • Three (3) weeks vacation
  • Startup environment
  • Benefits package



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