Our client is seeking an accomplished and passionate PHP Web Developer to join their existing team in Dublin, contributing to the development of next-generation web platform using cutting-edge technologies. The successful candidate will work closely and collaboratively with the entire product development and digital advertising teams during all stages of software development. They offer a fun, challenging, rewarding environment and the opportunity to work together with some of the most talented people in the industry.
*This position is responsible for the development, testing, release and support of Independent.ie ad and web
initiatives and services
*The ideal candidate will work with other developers, designers and product/business managers to develop new features consistent with the product roadmap
*The ideal candidate must be innovative, contributing ideas and working with others to evaluate and propose approaches that balance speed to market needs against processes needed to scale services to all markets and total audience
*The ideal candidate must maintain awareness in technology developments that affect either our audience's ability to use our products or extend new product potential
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
*Experience developing a public facing Web site on both desktop and mobile is essential to this role
*Experience of ad unit implementation and testing essential
*Rich Media Vendor technology experience (e.g., Sizmek, Celtra, Vindico, Pointroll)
*Experience in web-based application development
*Experience integrating DFP and DMP in a web environment.
*Experience in application security development, version control, bug tracking and web standards
*BSc in computer science or a related field, or significant equivalent experience
*3 years minimum experience with HTML and CSS
*2 year minimum experience working with relational database systems such as MySQL, MSSQL or Oracle and a good working knowledge of SQL.
*Experience of ad unit implementation and testing
*Ability to design test and debug complex web based systems
*The ideal candidate possesses an innovative but disciplined approach to technology development, experience with ad delivery and implementation mechanics, and possesses an orientation to successful, on-time, on-budget project implementation
*Self-starter with strong self-management skills
*Learn and absorb new technologies quickly, be a strong team player and rapidly adapt to changing business and customer demands
*Experienced problem solver used to debugging complex integrated systems
*Excellent analytical skills, strong verbal and written communication skills
*Highly capable of writing technical documentation