Software Programmer 4 (PHP Developer)

Company/Position Overview:
As a leading provider of Information Technology, Training and Engineering services worldwide, our people play a critical role in helping our customers make better decisions while protecting our nation. We bring forward-looking business insights to strengthen communities and change lives. At Salient you will join talented people who are as passionate about their work as you area - analysts, programmers, systems/network administrators, engineers, trainers, communications specialists, project managers, and more. For the experienced professionals and veterans, we value your expertise and offer opportunities to share the most compelling projects. For students transitioning from college to work, explore the opportunities for college students and graduates.
Use application and scripting development best practices, architecture, scalability, etc.
Execute tasks with both procedural and OOP development techniques.
Provide expertise with the syntax and control structures of the given language.
Provide best practices for efficient and easier to maintain code.
Provide best practices for securing web applications.
Inserting, querying and managing data stored in databases or files.
Mandatory Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills):
Must be a US Citizen
Overall 8+ years (or commensurate experience).
Custom web application development.
Developed with at least one CMS framework or web application framework.
Employed a framework or extended an existing CMS with custom coding.
Knowledgeable about accessibility or security compliance relevant in client's sector and geographic location.
Understands the underlying systems on which web applications are developed.
Understands the technologies and languages which power the web such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
Understands key server-side web development concepts such as:
Integrating data or user accounts between multiple systems for a client.
Integrating multiple databases and/or database types into one system.
Managing a hosting environment, and has administered databases.
Scaling an application and/or its hosting environment to support increases in traffic.
Setting up or using a version control system, and manage control with file based assets and data.
Implementing or working with content approval and staging workflows.
Migrating data, scripting migration of data.
Implementing, managing or using a backup system and disaster recovery.
Securing data or access to applications with multiple user levels, or has the ability to customize based on user levels.
Implementing or working with a template driven system with a clear separation between content and display. comment.
Outputting data in multiple document formats.
Using XML HTTP Request and JavaScript to create web applications.
Working with multiple delivery platforms such as mobile versus desktop.
Creating multilingual websites or applications.
Creating and implementing database schemas that represent and support business processes.
Ensuring the quality of applications through unit testing.
Desired Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills):
Knowledge of a programming language for a framework such as PHP, Python, Perl, .NET, Ruby, Java, or other language.
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Salient CRGT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other factor prohibited by applicable anti-discrimination laws.

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