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Full-time PHP Engineer

Location: Culver City, CA

Department: Dev

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

We have an immediate need for a full-time PHP software engineer that will be working on a cutting edge new product the entertainment industry. You'll be using a custom framework that we've developed in PHP5 and Javascript.

We are looking for eager self-starters with strong PHP5, MySQL, AJAX experience, and a willingness to solve difficult problems.

We're a young company pushing the envelope with what can be done through a web based digital asset management system, collaboration and distribution platform. Currently we have multiple clients in the film industry, but we are looking to expand into other verticals as well, so this part-time contract could quickly evolve into a full time role.
The position would require you to work with our development manager to implement features and develop new interfaces for a powerful asset management system used on Hollywood Productions
6+ Years PHP5 / mySQL / Javascript
ORM - (Doctrine etc..)
Web Frameworks (CodeIgniter, Zend, etc.)
Javascript (Prototype, backbone, nodejs)
Javascript/HTML/CSS (w/ jQueryPrototype/Sencha, etc.)
MVC (and other enterprise application "design patterns")
Object-Oriented Programming
Web Security (XSS/CSRF/SQL Injection)
LAMP Stack
A plus for experience with NodeJS, NoSQL or other emerging tech.
Also a plus if you have experience with: Motion Pictures, Film, Asset Management, Editing or 3D Modeling
Computer Science degree or equivalent experience. It's not important how or even what you learned, only that you are always willing to learn more. We're constantly looking at our future, and we want a team player that's willing to bring it.
Applicants must be available to work in Los Angeles.
Applicants for employment must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
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