Senior Developer

New York Metro

EZ Texting is looking for an accomplished Senior Developer / 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 system 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 MVC framework and coding best practices
  • Design and develop new system modules, 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
  • Responsible for planning, processing and performing all jobs in an efficient manner
  • Review changes in code and the environment that will affect system performance


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

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