Job Summary

Lead PHP Developer

  • Location:
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary:
    95000 $ - 110000 $ / Year
  • Job reference:
  • Category:
    Software Engineer
  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire

Modis is currently seeking a Lead PHP Developer for an exciting full-time / direct hire job opportunity with one of our best clients, located Downtown Chicago.
Our client is a world-leader in search engine marketing.  With over 18 years in the performance marketing industry, they have a proven track record of success in providing paid search, social, affiliate and mobile marketing solutions to some of the largest Fortune 500 companies.   Headquartered off the Chicago Riverwalk, this is a fantastic downtown location for both city and suburban commuters.
This Lead PHP Developer will be managing a small team of on-shore and off-shore resources in cutting edge application development.  A minimum of 2 years leadership, mentoring and coaching experience  is required.
- Acting as the technical team lead for both on-shore and off-shore resources.
- Reviewing core and offering Mentoring, coaching and best-practices for web application development
- Working hands-on with Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, JavaScript and open-source frameworks like Laravel to design and create cutting edge applications for market analytics.
- Serving as the resident SME on Lavarel authentication
- Staying up to date with the enhancements and upgrades to open-source frameworks
- Required Bachelor of Science Degree in an IT field
- 5+ years of Software Development experience
- Minimum 2 years’ experience in a team lead or coaching role
- Subject-matter expertise in LAMP/PHP Development
- Strengths in open-source frameworks like Laravel / Horizon, Dusk, Echo
Position Type: Direct Hire
Location: Downtown Chicago /Loop
Compensation Range: $95,000 - $110,000
Benefits: Our client offers subsidized Medical/Dental/Vision insurance plans, 401K with Employer matching, paid holidays / paid time off, Commuter FSA and Training / eLearning programs
If interested in this or other PHP Development jobs available through Modis, please apply today with your most recent resume and contact information – or visit our website at to view any number of the IT jobs we have with our 70+ locations!

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