We are Proximity, a Software Development Company. Our main operation is based on San Jose, Costa Rica, and we have a second delivery center in Lima, Peru.
We focus on providing specialized outsourcing technology services to clients in the USA and Canada.
You will be joining a medium size team in a friendly, focused, fast-paced office environment with the mission to provide a well-
documented, solid and clean performance-oriented development, including all aspects of development, from current code maintenance and improvement to new development and migration.
Responsibilities and Duties
Maintain and write clean and efficient well-designed code in PHP (OOP) in both versions 5.x and 7.x (understanding the differences among versions)
Read and write SQL queries, complex queries, joins and store procedures as well as database normalization
Being able to work both, individually on specific tasks and, as a team for efficient and successful project development
Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
Project code maintenance and improvement
Write PHP code for project development from the ground up
Write complex SQL queries in pursuit of performance efficiency
Participating in Agile ceremonies, including sprint planning, stand-ups, retrospectives and demos
Qualifications and Skills
Solid and strong knowledge of PHP (OOP)
5 years of experience with PHP
Strong knowledge with the CakePHP or any other MVC framework and migrations
Solid and strong knowledge of SQL (queries, joins, stored procedures), DB normalization
Knowledge in HTML5 and CSS3
Extra clean and scalable coding habits including good documentation
Very good understanding of concepts
Experience writing test skills
Proactive, self-critic, willing to learn and share knowledge
Desirable experience with Object Storing (Amazon S3) and AWS
Desirable experience with APIs
Benefits we offer : Company doctor.
Medical Expenses Insurance.
Work from home.
Snacks, fruit and beverages, all free!
Amazing organizational culture.
Challenging projects using the latest technologies with clients from the US and Canada.