Experienced PHP Developer needed for a growing eCommerce Company -

NOTE: This position is in-house; no telecommuting, no relocation package offered. PLEASE DO NOT apply if you are not in a commutable distance to Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

Are you an experienced PHP Developer who is looking for a new challenge? PayCafe is excited to bring on new talent. Apply for PayCafe.

Who We Are

PayCafe is an all-in-one e-commerce solution that helps businesses of all sizes, from small to large enterprises sell online and manage payments to help maximize business opportunities and revenue growth.

Position Overview

We are searching for a passionate and talented LAMP developer who is experienced in building highly scalable websites and applications utilizing PHP and MySQL, ideally for a company in the financial / "Fintech" industry. Must have experience at high traffic or consumer-facing, content or e-commerce Web company. The successful candidate will be a productive LAMP engineer with a can-do and get-it-done attitude.

Primary Responsibilities

Modeling and implementing multi-tiered applications, applying background and understanding of web and database programming, including multi-tiered application architecture and development for advanced web technologies.
Create and maintain the high-quality architecture and design documents including feature specifications, design specifications, flow diagrams, site maps, and process diagrams
Collaborate on software roadmap
Interface with customer and internal teams to gather requirements and develop software solutions
Develop technical design requirements & estimates
See design requirements from concept through to completion (develop, document, test, deploy, and debug)
Participate in all types of testing; conduct unit tests, stress tests, and tune performance
Manages one-off projects
NOTE: Please DO NOT apply if you are not in a reasonable driving distance to Sherman Oaks, CA 91403.


Academic background in computer science (BS), engineering, mathematics or equivalent work experience.
3+ years’ experience minimum with PHP
Applied knowledge of PHP frameworks (Laravel)
Knowledge of REST, SOAP, JSON and WSDL’s.
Expertise with Object-Oriented Design Principles & MVC concepts
Expertise with relational database design and database interaction approaches
Experience with modern JavaScript/JQuery/AJAX
Knowledge of code-deployment workflows and repository tools (e.g.: Git, SVN.)
Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills
Must be able to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
Possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills; is able to explain technical topics in simple terms.

Merchant Processing Industry Experience
"FinTech" Financial Technology Experience
Laravel Framework Experience
Linux shell scripting / Command-line Experience

Salary: $70,000 - $100,000 DOE


Paid Time Off
Paid Holidays
Paid Parking
Health Insurance
Drinks and Snacks
Casual Environment

To apply, please email the following information to jobs [-a-t-] paycafe [dot] com;

Salary Expectations