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Robert Half PHP - Software Developer in KANSAS CITY, Missouri


Do you want to make the world a better place with your IT skills? Our client is a non-profit organization in the medical research industry that is seeking cures and treatments for many disease across the globe. They have over 600 total employees, most of them scientific and medial research professionals and about 30 professionals in their IT department. They have a special projects IT team who have built many large and complex applications for this research that are allowing the research professionals of this organization and their partners across the globe access and index life changing information. The team tenure in this group is long, as they are collaborative and close knit sharing ideas and best practices. They are seeking a like minded professional to join their team.

There is a great opportunity with Robert Half for a candidate with a strong command of design patterns and software engineering methods to join a highly focused, motivated team. Creating new platforms and maintaining existing technologies are responsibilities critical to the role as well as the ability to effectively collaborate with others. A long-term contract / temporary to hire role, this Software Engineer can be 100% nationwide, but must be willign to work Central Standard Time hours to align with our client in the Kansas City, MO metropolitan.

Key responsibilities

  • Advocate top programming practices and standards

  • Produce high quality production-ready code in an agile environment

  • Supplement solutions which account for scalability and optimize performance

  • Collaborate closely with the product team to build new features and infrastructure

  • Design and implement back end and front end components and services

  • Refine solutions which account for scalability and optimize performance

    Requirements - Familiarity with relational database management systems

  • 3+ years software engineering experience

  • Knowledge of the planning, launching, and refactoring phases of code

  • Demonstrated knowledge of MySQL Database

  • Adeptness in CSS

  • Expertise in PHP Development

  • Strong familiarity with PHP

  • Foundational knowledge in HTML5

  • Comprehensive knowledge of JavaScript Framework

  • CSS experience highly desired

  • General familiarity with PHP Mysql

    • Background working with web application frameworks
  • Experience crafting, documenting and testing APIs

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