Lead Developer

Careers at EZ Texting

Kiev, Ukraine

EZ Texting is looking for an accomplished Software Engineer specializing in Web Development and Database Design with advanced experience in prototyping, building and supporting High Performance Web Platforms using LAMP / LAPP technologies.


  • Strong knowledge of PHP 5.3 and Zend Framework
  • Experience in designing high-load SQL databases (PostgreSQL is a plus) using DB pooling and partitioning and NoSQL databases (MongoDB is a plus)
  • Experience with Version Control Systems (SVN, Git)
  • Familiarity with building systems daemons, message queue services (Gearman is a big plus), mail server (Exim, Qmail, Sendmail) functionality and basic web server (Apache, Nginx) settings
  • Solid IT management skills including code reviewing and deployment processes

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop new functionality using GUI and coding best practices
  • Design and develop new modules for the system, making specific determinations about system performance
  • Develop unit test scripts in support of regression and performance testing
  • Provide guidance to less experienced members of the team
  • Analyze system specifications and translate system requirements to task specifications for junior programmers
  • Provide oral and written status to US management
  • Responsible for planning, processing and performing all jobs in an efficient manner with or without supervisor assistance
  • Review changes in code and the environment that will affect system performance
  • Provide recommendations to management concerning issues of programmer productivity and software development management


  • Compensation dependent on experience
  • Medical, vision, and dental insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • 401k and stock-option plans
  • Commuter-friendly policies

Email Cover Letter & Resume to work@eztexting.com