Your primary responsibility will be to build industrial strength, scalable PHP applications (both client-side and RESTful API). This will also mean contributing to application improvement and optimization through code audits, refactoring, and caching. You'll implement new features, develop schema and unit tests and maintain user interfaces. Most importantly, you'll contribute to our innovation.
You're excited to combine your technical skills and understanding of the principles of quality and reliable software development. You are familiar with using continuous delivery/integration methodologies and have demonstrated success transforming feature requirements into clean, maintainable code. You are creative, forward thinking and have the desire and insight to challenge the status quo and contribute to making software as stable, as fast and as high performing as they can be. Oh, and you're great at interacting with fellow humans.Intermediate experience with PHP and MySQL in a production environmentExperience building highly scalable, high performance codeStrong knowledge of HTTP protocol: authorization, cache control, proxyA strong interest in security for web applicationsFamiliarity with UNIX (including shell scripting)
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Experience with performance monitoring tools (e.g. New Relic)Understanding of search technologies and data analyticsExperience working with different consumer API's, such as Google+ and PaypalQuickly built a full featured front-end using Bootstrap
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We offer competitive salary and employee stock option plans.We work in a new funky pet-friendly office space in the King West neighbourhood.We play team sports and participate in plenty of wellness & extracurricular team initiatives.We provide coffee and healthy snacks to get you through the day.We offer three weeks vacation and 100% company paid benefits plan.And much more…
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Mercatus will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental disabilities of an otherwise qualified employee or applicant for employment, unless undue hardship to Mercatus would result.