Job title: PHP Developer - Remote Contract 
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Boca Raton, FL
Job published: 02/03/2020
Job ID: 32486
Contact name: Sandy Aguilar, Will Longenecker
Contact email:,

Job Description

PHP Developer - Remote Contract 

New Iron Group has a great opportunity for a well-rounded PHP engineer to work on existing and green-field projects, doing things the right way from the start. This is a remote contract position. 

You will be working in a small motivated and talented team to develop and deliver financial business products in the cloud. 

The ideal candidate will have strong cloud technology in AWS and in-depth experience using agile while a remote developer. 

Come work with other developers in a fun and close-knit environment, delivering great software!

What you will be doing: 

  • Designing and building web application components and services 
  • Refactoring existing application code to improve design clarity and reduce maintenance costs
  • Pairing, collaborating, and improving the development process
  • Writing lots of unit tests

Required - Applicants must have experience in the following:

  • 5+ years of development in PHP
  • Expertise with at least one PHP framework - Laravel is our framework of choice
  • Expert at the middle-tier development with PHP
  • Experience with AWS 
  • Experience with Docker 
  • Strong object oriented analysis and design skills 
  • Demonstrable, practical experience using TDD and unit test in PHP
  • Demonstrable, practical experience using Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) on a remote project 
  • Strong knowledge of SQL (writing and optimizing queries, stored procs)
  • Experience with SOA and web services (REST, SOAP, XML, JSON).
  • Some modern Javascript experience (Angular, React, etc.)


Nice to have:

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related field is strongly preferred 


This is a remote contract position for a client located in Austin, TX.