PHP Developer

About us

Teach Away is the worldwide leader in international teacher recruitment and online teacher professional development. With the widest variety of international teaching jobs, Teach Away’s international offices match educators with the best jobs teaching abroad in over 50 countries.

Post Title * PHP Developer
Category Programmer
Work type Full Time
Job Description

Teach Away is seeking a PHP Developer to join our growing team! Apply if you feel you meet the criteria and want to work on projects with a cosmopolitan team and play with the newest tech toys available.

Some of the technologies we use are...

  • PHP
  • Symfony Framework, Wordpress, Drupal
  • Git
  • MySQL
  • Rest API
  • AWS (Cognito, Amplify, S3)


Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of Software Engineering/Developer hands on experience using PHP
  • Object oriented programming
  • Experience implementing RESTful APIs
  • A solid understanding of API design and infrastructure concepts
  • Experience working in an Agile team environment


If you want to read more about the job…
This role will be responsible for maintaining and developing functions of our software’s infrastructure.We believe deeply in the power of education and making an impact on the future leaders of the world. If you are eager to play a key role in a fast-paced, education startup we are interested in hearing from you.

 

Requirements

Who are we?
Teach Away is the worldwide leader in international teacher recruitment and online teacher professional development. With the widest variety of international teaching jobs, Teach Away’s international offices match educators with the best jobs teaching abroad in over 50 countries. Teach Away is a focused, energetic group of people that are really excited about how technology can improve education. We like to solve challenging educational problems, and have fun doing it!

Who are you?
You are an exceptional coder with a knack for problem solving! You understand the need to meet deadlines, and are able to work as a collaborative member of a team. Being innovative and finding solutions is your jam. It would also be great if you have experience with API design and responsive design concepts.

Responsibilities

  • Maintaining a scalable Wordpress based platform until we complete the transition to microservices
  • Creating architectures and Data Models optimized for searching
  • Working as an integral member of a team through participating in technical discussions
  • Planning and implementation of security and data protection strategies
  • Building reusable code and libraries
  • App optimization for maximum speed, performance, and scalability


It would be great if you also had:

  • Experience working on frameworks PHP based
  • Previous experience with AWS
  • Async microservice-oriented architecture knowledge
  • Experience with serverless solutions like AWS Lambda
  • Knowledge of Elasticsearch or similar
  • Experience with Data Lakes
  • Proficient understanding of OWASP security principles
  • A degree in Computer Science or related field

Other (Optional)

Benefits:
Full-time, permanent role
Paid Vacation
Competitive pay
On-the-job personal development and other benefits

How to apply:

  • Send your resume/CV and cover letter to alhr@teachaway.com
  • Apply through BambooHR on the following link: https://teachaway.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=91


Only candidates fulfilling due requirements will be contacted by phone.