The Senior Web Developer will join an established web development and operations team maintaining and growing Ixia’s public and internal web presence.
You will have had experience building applications from the ground up and have a strong knowledge of the relationship between all facets of web applications, web infrastructure, database management, and digital security standards. It would be ideal if you have had experience dealing with system administration of PHP frameworks and managing day-to-day support for users of the platform.
It’s really important that you have a good attention to detail and strong technical and interpersonal skills. You’ll be the kind of person who goes and figures stuff out, learns new skills along the way and then pass their learnings on with the team.
Work ranges from maintaining existing configurations to redesign, development, and innovation of new Enterprise Applications solutions, Customer Portals and IXIA’s corporate website.
Creates design specifications for high availability and highly scalable applications which will be used by both internal and external customers.
Use strong troubleshooting / debugging skills to solve production issues
Communicate with end customers and resolve open tickets and issues
Respond to and resolve system alerts and provide problem details and resolution to other team members
Create automated monitoring capabilities, alerting mechanisms, job tasks, and identify performance trends and generate maintenance reports
Interact and collaborate with teammates, internal customers, external vendors, and management to ensure quality in all that is delivered
Reverse-engineer complex business processes via source code, documentation, discussions with stakeholders, and other means
Provide clear and effective communication of issues, status, and direction
Represent the team in technical discussions and decisions with other internal teams.
Enforce best-practices in coding, design and development testing
Mentor peers and end users
Evaluate and recommend new technologies
Follow the latest development on technology trends and technologies including Web Application Frameworks, Web Content Management, Web Services, SaaS, Information Management, Knowledge Management, CRM
Technical advisor to business on what our applications can offer out of box – diagnose and map business requirements to technology solutions
Experience with the following:
Programming languages: PHP
REST API / SOAP API
Web Frameworks – Bootstrap
Content Delivery Networks (CDN)
DNS / WINS (Name resolution)
Cross browser testing and responsive design methodologies
At least one scripting technology, such as PowerShell, Perl, DOS batch, Bash
Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business or equivalent experience
3-5 years of programming experience
Excellent bilingual written, verbal and presentation skills