Senior Developer

  • Lucayan Technology Solutions LLC
  • Tampa, FL, USA
  • Nov 23, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Position Summary

Reporting to the Vice President, Engineering and Technology, the Sr. Developer is

responsible for working closely with internal and external stakeholders in developing a

robust and compliant software platform that serves to support our Mission, Vision, and

Values.

Direct responsibilities include writing code, analyzing data, and contributing to the design,

implementation and successful functionality of our proprietary platform.


The Sr. Developer is a productivity-driven role that requires strong customer service,

communication, and analytic skills with an ability to multitask in a fast-paced work

environment while ensuring strict deliverable timelines are met. This role will eventually

evolve into a Technology Lead role.


Specific Responsibilities

● Develop, collaborate, and maintain web-based PHP applications based on best

practices

● Perform development efforts and enable communication alongside outsourced

development team

● Identify areas for improvement for best practices, scalability, and security controls to

align with greater organizational goals

● Collaborate with Product Manager and Product owners to identify business

requirements and create technical specifications

● Provide architecture and technology recommendations including in house

development and 3rd party product integrations

● Write clean, testable code that satisfies the provided technical specifications.

● Perform code maintenance and create automated unit tests ● Adhere to software engineering best practices ● Hands-on developer who can work independently and mentor junior developers ● Other duties as assigned.

Core Competencies

● Articulate leadership and exceptional communication skills across all levels of the

organization.

● Strong ability to work independently, with little oversight, while meeting strict

deliverable timelines.

● Exceptional ability to see how activities relate to cross-departmental functions.

● Ability to continuously evaluate operational efficiencies for process improvement.

● Excellent understanding of organizational goals to ensure alignment.

● Significant attention to detail.

● Develop and foster trust and long-term relationships.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

Education:

● A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a similar discipline is required.

● A Masters degree in computer science or a similar discipline is preferred.

Experience:

● 8+ years of experience as a developer

● 3+ years of experience in people management

● Prefer full-stack experience

● Excellent communication skills

● A deep understanding of MVC frameworks

● Deep experience with PHP

● Deep experience with SQL

● Experience with REST APIs

● Experience with version control, preferably Git

● Experience with Javascript, preferably frameworks-based

● Constantly strive to expand knowledge and stay current with new engineering tools

● Laravel experience

● VueJS experience

● Automated testing experience (Unit test cases)

● An understanding or working experience with AWS platform

● An understanding of AWS security controls

Requirements

Must be authorized to work in the US and not require sponsorship, now or in the future.