Full Stack Laravel PHP Developer

Only candidates currently located in the U.S. and authorized to legally work in the U.S. will be considered.

Description:

LinkedIn was built to help professionals achieve more in their careers, and every day millions of people use our products to make connections, discover opportunities and gain insights. Our global reach means we get to make a direct impact on the world’s workforce in ways no other company can. We’re much more than a digital resume – we transform lives through innovative products and technology.

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LinkedIn is looking for a Full Stack PHP Developer (Tools Systems Engineer) to play a key role in building a world class customer support system by implementing technical solutions and processes that provide service/support intelligence, boost revenue, and improve leverage. This role will have a wide range of responsibilities and flexibility to achieve objectives and work collaboratively within cross-functional teams. This role will be responsible for integrating existing and future systems to optimize our tools ecosystem as well as building new tools to fill the gaps of current state systems.

The Full Stack PHP Developer role at LinkedIn provides interesting, varied work, in areas of technical skills development, system design, integration experience, project management, and complex business strategies and models. This role lives in the Global Customer Operations (GCO) organization within the Technology Solutions and Operations (TS&O) team. This is a critical horizontal team at LinkedIn and will work alongside cross-functional teams to execute and maintain critical business and system processes with direct impact to the company’s bottom line. This role helps support hundreds of internal users and millions of external users (using ~ 25 different languages) via scalable tools & technology. Gathering business needs, driving technology selection, implementation, integration, and development to solve problems are necessary.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand current core business processes and existing technical solutions.
  • Design, configure, and code/implement custom tools and technologies that benefit GCO teams.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to execute prioritized system and tools-related projects. Projects range from data integration to enterprise applications.
  • Integrate existing and future systems through robust, scalable technology solutions.
  • Identify existing non-scalable solutions and help devise a plan/roadmap to help them scale.
  • Build proof-of-concepts, testing plans, and controlled systematic roll-outs.
  • Support ongoing system maintenance, tool consolidation, & upgrades.
  • Lead and manage several projects per quarter that improve leverage & increase efficiency.
  • Analyze information in the systems to proactively suggest or develop solutions to issues.
  • Provide technical leadership to teams/partners on best practices, system architecture, and design.
  • Participate in code review sessions with fellow team members - troubleshoot and resolve outstanding issues.

Basic qualifications:

  • 4+ years of programming experience with PHP object-oriented frameworks such as Laravel, Symfony, or CodeIgniter.
  • 3+ years of front-end development in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
  • 3+ years of experience with Database and SQL.
  • 3+ years of data migration and system integration experience.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science.
  • Strong background with the Laravel PHP framework.
  • Experience with modern frontend development such as VueJS and SCSS.
  • Experience with source control & dependency management tools such as GIT, Composer, NPM, and Webpack.
  • Strong Unit Testing experience.
  • Strong competency in web services such as SOAP, REST, and JSON.
  • Experience working in high-growth, performance focused environments.
  • Systems Architecture and platform design experience.

How to apply

Apply here: https://app.jobvite.com/j?aj=odqU5fwm&s=LaraJobs