Junior Web Application Developer - Armor Games -

Junior Web Application Developer - Armor Games -

Junior Web Application Developer

Who we are
Armor Games is a online community for casual gamers. We offer an online destination hosting over a thousand flash games with new titles launching every week. We also develop and publish game titles for Mobile, Desktop and Console. We are a small company of passionate gamers and developers looking for like-minded people to add to our team. Our platform drives both the website for our users as well as a set of web services for game developers. We are a high traffic site looking to evolve our platform and grow our community.

What You Will Do
We are in need of an experienced web application developer who can support our technical stack and update the website and systems as needed. The development team is small in size so you will need to be a self starter and responsible. You will also help us maintain and refine current functionality.

Architecture - Design features for performance, scalability, extensibility and maintenance.
Implementation - Document, code, test and deploy ArmorGames.com features.
Maintenance - Refine existing site components as well as address bugs and critical issues as they arise.
Growth - Help the website and community grow.


Required Skills
A Passion for Gaming
Experienced in object oriented PHP 5+ development
Experience developing with MVC frameworks (Zend Framework, CakePHP, Symfony, CodeIgniter, Lithium, etc)
HTML, CSS & JavaScript development (JQuery)

Bonus points

Experience with MySQL and writing queries

Experience with caching engines such as Memcache and Redis
AWS experience
Familiarity with GIT
Familiarity with Linux command line
SEO optimization

Compensation
Competitive Salary
Health and Dental Insurance
2 Weeks paid vacation (plus 10 Paid Holidays)
401K with matching and profit sharing