This is a full time, on-site, salaried position located near Boston, MA paying 80-125k + benefits. No telecommuting allowed. US Citizens, Green Card holders or EAD only please. Local candidates preferred.

My client is a successful, fast-growing education finance and marketing services company that fosters a friendly, team-oriented and collaborative office environment. They strive to better educate the world by providing a richer, more fulfilling education experience to students, educators and parents worldwide.


* Build and support complex back-end applications in a LAMP development environment: Data Warehousing, OLAP, CRM, reporting, custom admin panels, web services and data exchanges
* Transform high-level business requirements into functional code. Educate top management on pros and cons of various implementation options
* Build and support complex customer-facing web applications in a LAMP development environment with a small team
* Involvement in full development lifecycle; design, coding, test, build, QA, deployment and maintenance
* Take ownership of the company’s code base. Coordinate efforts among developers to maintain and grow the internal code library in an orderly fashion

Technical Requirements:

* 5+ years development experience with advanced Linux, Apache, PHP 5 and MySQL 5 techniques
* Strong SQL skills, including data modeling, architecture, and multiple database synchronization
* Object-oriented architecture, domain-driven design, design patterns, code reuse
* Personal records manipulation: data aggregation, cleansing, transformation, merge and purge, appending
* Object-Relational Mapping (e.g. Doctrine), Symfony or other MVC frameworks
* Experience with Web services, AJA, jQuery, Scriptaculous, Prototype
* Firm grasp of web application security techniques
* Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent, Master's preferred

Professional Requirements:

* Outstanding communications skills, written and verbal, comfortable presenting to other coworkers and vendors/partners
* Creative problem solving skills and a strong work ethic
* Good analytical, troubleshooting and interpersonal skills
* Good management skills of a small, tightly-knit development team
* Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, self-motivated
* Enjoys teaching others and sharing knowledge
* Solid project management skills


* Fun, friendly, team-oriented and collaborative office environment
* Competitive base salary with bonus
* Full medical benefits, disability coverage, 401(k)
* Business casual office attire
* Opportunity to work in a successful, fast-growing company

To be considered, please submit your resume and your salary requirements to

Thank you,

Beau J. Gould
Open Source Staffing