Platform Engineer

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Skills: PHP, Laravel, Symfony, SQL, NoSQL, MVC, CI/CD, TDD

Job Description

Job Title: Platform Engineer

Why work here as a Platform Engineer?

  • Opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a company focused on helping people get the medical treatment they need.
  • Work within a proven, untapped market, where the sky is the limit!
  • Lead a team of intelligent engineers and help to put process and procedures in place, so that everyone can work more harmoniously.

As a Platform Engineer you will:

  • Design and create project services and system architecture
  • Work with product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases and translate these into effective solutions
  • Share ideas in brainstorming sessions relating to technology, algorithms and products
  • Apply caching techniques to help scale applications  
  • Help improve code quality via code modularization
  • Mitigate and resolve issues to deliver results successfully and on schedule

What Gets You the Job as a Platform Engineer?

  • 4+ years of solid PHP experience – Laravel and/or Symfony experience is strongly desired
  • Extensive API work (REST, SOAP, etc.)
  • JavaScript experience - React, Node preferred 
  • Knowledge of content management systems and real-time applications
  • Strong experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Prior caching experience with Redis, Elasticsearch, CDN
  • Understanding of OOP/MVC design principles
  • Solid JavaScript, CSS, and HTML experience; willing learn Node and/or React
  • Knowledge of version control software (Git, Gitflow branching model)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills; team mindset, ability to thrive in a high-activity environment
  • Nice to have: experience in TDD, continuous integration, GitHub, Jenkins

Compensation: $130,000 Per Year

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Scott MacKinnon
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