Front End PHP Developer

Front End PHP Developer

Soundscape is a startup located in Kitchener, Ontario working out of the Communitech incubator (Tannery building). We are a subscription based music licensing SaaS platform, specializing in affordable high quality independent music, curated for use in video, film and advertising. We are looking for a local developer that specializes in highly creative and stylistic front end development.

We are a creative indie agency looking for someone with an original sense of design and style to give our site a cutting edge facelift with a mobile responsive version. We are looking at adding a part time freelance front end php developer to our team to assist with our coding needs.  


Here’s what we are looking for:

  • Outcome driven, accountable and honest

  • A direct, concise communicator both verbally and in writing

  • Self motivated, an entrepreneurial spirit

  • Candidate must be a collaborator and hungry to learn, grow, and improve as well as must know what she/he needs to do to learn best

  • Experience and interest in working remotely with a distributed team


You meet the following requirements:

  • A skilled front-end coder able to take Photoshop/Sketch files and transform them using CSS3, HTML5, PHP and Javascript into great code with an eye for delivering a polished design.

  • A skilled back-end coder with command of object-oriented PHP and can work with PHP frameworks such as Laravel, CodeIgniter, Slim, and/or Lumen to produce unique solutions ranging from CMS plugins to full blown web applications.

  • Experience with relational database and strong query capabilities.

  • Experience with GIT source control and related workflows.

  • Experience with LAMP server setup and administration

  • Ability to build and consume RESTful web services

  • Please send your hourly rate and links to your portfolio


Terms of Position

  • This is a contract position on a project to project basis

  • Independent Candidates only! - No firms/agencies please