php back-end developer, Vancouver

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Are you an experienced Back-End Developer who thrives in a fast-paced, highly goal-oriented game development environment? Our Vancouver client, a prominent member of the mobile gaming industry, is seeking to hire a PHP Back-End Developer on a permanent full-time basis. Apply to this amazing PHP Back-End Developer opportunity today!

What’s in it for you?
As a PHP Back-End Developer with our Vancouver client, you’ll receive:
• Leading market annual rates.
• Extended benefits package & MSP coverage.
• RRSP Matching.
• Transit subsidy & lifestyle bonus.
• Massage chair & relaxation room.
• Game consoles & tables.
• Fully stocked kitchen & Friday catered lunches.
• Lunch & learns.
• Beer Friday.
• Company parties & team building events.

What will you do?
As a PHP Back-End Developer with our Vancouver client, you will:
• Design/develop robust and performant game server systems.
• Implement features for massive multiplayer mobile games using PHP and other languages.
• Develop server tools for game features and live operations.
• Collaborate with our dynamic and highly-driven game development teams.

How do you qualify?
To qualify for the PHP Back-End Developer role with our Vancouver client, you must have:
• 3-5 years’ experience with back-end PHP and PHP Object-Oriented Programming.
• Proficiency with relational database usage and configuration.
• Experience with RESTful APIs.
• Experience with large applications.
• Excellent communication skills and able to work in a team environment.
• BS/MS in Computer Science or qualifications in a related technical discipline.

What additional experience do you bring?
As a PHP Back-End Developer with our Vancouver client, it’s beneficial to have:
• Experience with Cloud Service Providers (AWS, GCP, Azure).
• Experience with NoSQL database systems.
• Expertise in any major interpreted or compiled language.
• Experience with caching systems (Memcache/Redis).
• Experience developing in a Linux environment.
• Experience with large scale distributed server infrastructure design and development.
• Networked games or Social games server development experience.
• Experience with performance profiling.

If the prospect of developing and maintaining game features experienced by millions of players worldwide intrigues you, then the PHP Back-End Developer role with our Vancouver client could be the perfect opportunity for you! Please contact Alexandre Bernal with your resume at:
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