Id : 62602
Category : Information Technology
Location/City : AB – Red Deer
Region : Calgary Area
Job Type : Permanent
Recruiter Name : Maxine Smith

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PHP Web Developer with commercial software experience needed immediately for permanent opportunity in Central Alberta

The Opportunity

Looking to join an established, successful web development team based in Red Deer? Look no further! We are working with a commercial software company that is adding a senior resource to their development team. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in commercial software, a knack for providing innovative and best practice solutions on new and support development and be a resource for junior developers. Please note this is a permanent role and candidates outside of Red Deer must be looking to relocate for a long term fit.

Key Account Responsibilities and Functions

  • Work on both new development and enhancements/ bug fix solutions using agile methodology.
  • Work closely with product managers on new functionality analyzing how it will fit in with current system, how to best automate features and considering customer impact.
  • Mentor and coach Junior Developers through code review, best practices, and knowledge sharing.
  • Champion quality and documentation processes, as well as be an participant in both.
  • Communicate effectively and efficiently within and outside team.
  • Supports others in investigation of client and software issues.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Completion of related post secondary program.
  • 6+ year’s progressive web developer experience including team lead experience.
  • Senior level experience with PHP, C++, HTML, JavaScript (jQuery), CSS, Joomla, MySQL, MVC framework (cakePHP).
  • Experience consulting on technical direction and previous experience providing mentorship/knowledge sharing to development team.
  • Experience influencing development culture of clean code and best practices.
  • Customer service focus and perspective when developing and analyzing new and existing functionality.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Up to $80,000
  • A comprehensive benefits package will be provided.

Please quote Job Reference # 62602

Please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Maxine Smith via email at

Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. We have over 40 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.

Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from

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