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PHP Programmer

Arcana Insurance Services

Dallas, TX | Posted: 7 months ago

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Arcana Insurance Services is looking for a PHP Programmer Analyst responsible for managing back-end services and the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.


  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers
  • Build efficient, testable, and reusable PHP modules
  • Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges
  • Integration of data storage solutions
  • Develop quality assurance and testing tools
  • Prioritizing tasks and daily activities

Skills And Qualifications

  • 3 years experience in application/software development
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or relevant field
  • Strong knowledge of PHP web frameworks (such as CodeIgniter)
  • Understanding the fully synchronous behavior of PHP
  • Understanding of MVC design patterns
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, AJAX and CSS3
  • Knowledge of object-oriented PHP programming
  • Strong knowledge of the common PHP or web server exploits and their solutions
  • Understanding accessibility and security compliance
  • Familiarity with limitations of PHP as a platform and its workarounds
  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Familiarity with SQL/NoSQL databases and their declarative query languages
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and Bitbucket

Arcana Insurance Services is an equal opportunity employer.

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