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Software Engineer (Back - End)


May 01, 2019

New York


Agent: Tara T.

Job #: 147163

Job Description

Vitamin T has partnered with a leading client that empowers effortless visual storytelling helping people and organizations do more with their videos, photos and creative assets. We are looking for an experienced PHP Software Engineer to help design, develop, maintain and optimize secure and scalalbe multi-tier web applications.  


  • Strong knowledge of PHP, Linux, and SQL
  • Strong knowledge of databases: stored procedures, triggers, indexes, table normalization and design.
  • Comfortable with both object oriented and procedural programming methodologies.
  • Strong understanding of software development life-cycle and best practices.
  • Experience with lower-level programming languages (e.g. C, C++).
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, Sphinx Search, Redis.
  • Experience with network programming, BSD sockets, daemons and distributed systems.
  • Experience with image processing (e.g. DCRAW, imagemagick, exiftool, nconvert).
  • Experience with video processing (e.g. ffmpeg).
  • Experience with high-volume, high-performance websites.
  • Passionate about programming and producing high-quality, efficient and scalable code.
  • Love of photography


  • BS/MS in engineering/computer science and significant work experience.
  • Must be able to gather requirements, design, code and test independently as well as work jointly with the team.
  • 3+ years of programming in a scalable production environment
  • All candidates will be given a programming test to assess skill level



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