Employment

Senior PHP Developer
We require a Senior PHP Developer to join and lead a high caliber team developing a very complex, large, fully scalable world leading e-commerce web site, its associated subsystems and back office/MIS infrastructure. ››› read more
Senior Flash Developer
The ideal candidate will have a high level of experience with Macromedia Flash (up to and including Flash 8) including broad experience with varying design and animation styles. ››› read more

Openings

Senior PHP Developer

Position Description
We require a Senior PHP Developer to join and lead a high caliber team developing a very complex, large, fully scalable world leading e-commerce web site, its associated subsystems and back office/MIS infrastructure. This is a full-time position.

Skills Required / Candidate Profile
- Exceptional developer and system designer in complex, high performance and scalable web applications, with substantial traffic load;
- Good algorithmic and implementation skills;
- 3+ years PHP experience and 5+ years working experience;
- Experience with project management and formalized development processes;
- Experience in managing a team of developers as their technical leader;
- Understands the need to follow procedures and is able to create functional and system specifications;
- Good communicational skills and the ability to motivate other members of the team;
- Spoken and written English;
- Experience with PHP running on Linux systems;
- Experience with writing SQL queries, stored procedures, etc.; experience with designing databases for specific application needs (and/or assisting the DBA team in doing so);
- Understanding of web application/PHP security issues;
- Ability to debug profile and optimize PHP code.

Desirable Experience
- Experience with the specifics of designing, developing, running and maintaining large, scalable systems; trade-offs, requirements etc.;
- Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server; large databases;
- Experience with HTML/CSS/JavaScript/XML;
- In-depth knowledge of HTTP and other Internet related protocols;
- Experience with inter-process communication APIs (SYSV queues etc.).


Senior Flash Developer

Position Description
The ideal candidate will have a high level of experience with Macromedia Flash (up to and including Flash 8) including broad experience with varying design and animation styles. Advanced experience with Flash motion development, animation builds, and action scripting a must. Must be a creative thinker, well organized, and detail orientated, with 4 - 6 years of interactive design experience. Experience with entertainment industry related projects a plus.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Serve as lead and/or primary Flash Developer, contributing to the strategy through conceptual design and development to flash execution for various entertainment related website and rich media projects. Work with Creative Director to build complete Flash websites from start to finish including all animation, programming & sound design. Developer must have excellent communication skills and work well with other team members.

Skills Required / Candidate Profile
- Proficiency in all areas of Flash development including: Advanced Actionscript, XML, PHP, Flash Video & Audio Integration;
- Proficiency in both tradition tween based animation & code based animation;
- Proficiency with HTML, CSS, Javascript;
- Proficiency with graphics applications including: Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop;
- Experience with Flash game development, including math and physics is a plus;
- Entertainment experience a plus;
- Illustration skills are a plus.