Application Developer – PHP

  • Contract
  • Toronto. ON
  • Posted 7 months ago
  • This position has been filled

Live Assets | I.T. Staffing Solutions seeking an Application Developer with a strong PHP background to join one of Toronto’s biggest Building/Developing companies.


Brief Job Description: 

  • Develop and deploy both front and back end web applications using PHP, Javascript, HTML and PostgreSQL
  • Focus on writing PHP applications to import from and export to Excel files
  • Effectively report to Senior Developers and work well with other non-technical personnel
  • Must be willing to jump in as needed on various ongoing projects.  Job requirements are subject to change from time to time according to the challenges of the organization.
  • Opportunity exists to take a lead roll in new projects


Required qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able and willing to document code changes
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently, self starter
  • Must be able to collaborate with a team or other departments
  • 2+ years PHP & SQL experience
  • In depth knowledge of regular expressions
  • Must be comfortable in a unix shell environment
  • Extensive experience with HTML, CSS and Javascript


Beneficial Qualifications:

  • Ability to program shell scripts (bash, awk, sed etc).
  • Knowledge of XML.
  • Experience with image manipulation with server-side tools like Image Majick, manipulating/creating PNG’s, image maps/hot spots.
  • Preferred experience/training with object-oriented languages like C++.
  • Experience with desktop image manipulation using Photoshop, GIMP, etc.
  • Experience with 1 or more of the following an asset: JQuery, Bootstrap, Handlebar, SASS.
  • Should have experience with 1 or more revision control systems, experience with GitHub an asset.



  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good command of English (written and spoken).
  • Batchelor’s of Computer Science, College Programming Certificate in web application development, or equivalent industry experience.


Live Assets IT Staffing Solutions is a boutique IT Staffing/Recruiting firm specializing exclusively in building IT teams of excellence for the Information Technology sector.


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