Job summary:

PHP Developer

Tallahassee, FL, United States

Length and terms:
Long term - W2 or C2C

Position created on 11/24/2021 03:58 pm

Job description:

*** Long term contract; initial PO for 1 year but usually goes for 4-5 years **** 3 verfiable references required **** 

team is in the process of converting applications, and reports, from Classic ASP to PHP.


  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other Information Technology major, or equivalent work experience.

Required Tasks to be Performed:

  • Research existing Classic ASP application code to derive existing requirements and functionality
  • Make recommendations towards code reuse and/or the development of new code
  • Write, translate and code software programs and applications per specifications.
  • Perform thorough regression testing on PHP applications, to ensure that the rewritten applications successfully capture the same business needs as the previous application
  • Communicate and coordinate effectively, with the AMS team members, and program area customers, to ensure a quality product
  • Provide maintenance, enhancement, and support for a variety of the agencys business applications.
  • Assist in the preparation and documentation of program requirements and specifications.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of user manuals and guidelines.
  • Work with network administrators, systems analysts and software engineers to assist in resolving problems with software products or company software systems.
  • Provide mentoring and guidance to junior programmers.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

  • 7+ years experience with PHP application development, leveraging MVC frameworks (preferably CodeIgniter, which is AMSs PHP framework standard)
  • 3+ years experience with Oracle databases, possessing the capability to develop DML and DDL statements to produce very complex queries and PL/SQL database objects, including both DML and DDL
  • 3+ years experience leveraging Javascript frameworks, such as JQuery
  • 3+ years experience as a full-stack developer
  • Experience with responsive design frameworks, preferably Bootstrap
  • Experience using code repositories, preferably Git
  • Experience using continuous integration tools, preferably Jenkins
  • Knowledge of relational database designs
  • Knowledge of object-oriented design methodologies
  • Knowledge of Information Systems Development Methodology (ISDM)
  • Experience with database query tools (i.e., TOAD, SQL Developer, SQL Navigator)
  • Knowledge of database security, including role-based security
  • Knowledge and experience with Unified Modeling Language (UML)
  • Ability to be creative, to use sound judgment, and to display foresight to identify potential problems and design/specifications and assigned application software systems
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to determine work priorities and ensure proper completion of work assignments
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines without sacrificing quality
  • Excellent interpersonal, collaborative, oral and written communication skills

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

  • Experience developing Classic ASP applications and reports
  • Oracle certification(s)
  • Familiarity with Agile development, specifically Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP) and Kanban.
  • Experience with Virtualization, preferably Docker
  • Experience implementing GIS (Geographic Information System) applications
  • Experience developing web services, preferably RESTful web services
  • Experience with environmental regulatory business processes and practices

Contact the recruiter working on this position:

The recruiter working on this position is Abaka Kartik(Shaji Team)
His/her contact number is +(1) (571) 2812089
His/her contact email is

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