Software Engineer Job at Innovation Works, Inc. – Pittsburgh, PA
ShowClix, a fast-growing, Shadyside-based event ticketing company, is actively seeking a full-time Software Engineer with a passion for solving unique problems, wearing many hats, and working in a fast-paced and fun environment. Perks include a competitive Software-Engineer-salary, benefits package, MacBook Pro, and a truly awesome office equipped with a snack wall, TV lounge, fish tanks, and various office PlayStation 3 and Wii tournaments.
Skills and Experience Necessary
- Grasp of modern software design practices.
- A Strong foundation of relational database practices.
- Experience with PHP5 and PHP OOP
- Experience LAMP Stack and comfortable with basic shell scripting
Software Engineer Additional Experience Desired
- System Admin Experience in Linux environment (Lamp Stack in particular)
- Mobile Dev Experience (Android, iPhone, Windows Mobile)
- Experience with MVC and MVC Frameworks (RoR, Django, CakePHP, etc.)
- Experience with AWS or other “cloud”/VPS services (Rackspace Server, Slicehost, etc.)
- Experience with Unit Testing (e.g. PHPUnit and Selenium)
- Memcached Experience
- ActionScript 3.0
- Experience developing on Open Source Projects
A Successful Candidate Should
- Have the ability to deal in a systematic and patient way with factual and technical information and processes
- Be able to focus and take a disciplined, conscientious, and hands-on approach to the immediate work to be done
- Be quick and efficient when developing
- Understand the importance of presentation and usability
- Be capable of researching, analyzing and resolving open issues or problems in (similar) existing applications