CA- Team Lead, PHP Development

  • Company:
    Crawford & Co.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

People taking care of people. It’s that simple. At Crawford & Company, we treat our clients’ policyholders like our own, helping to restore and enhance lives, businesses and communities at all points of the claims management process. Combining a legacy of nearly 80 years of unmatched experience with global capabilities and industry-leading technology, Crawford is at the forefront of change, while also staying firmly rooted to our commitment to putting people first.We are guided by our collective value system: RESTORE.At Crawford, we:Respectour culture of integrity and ethical behavior, while embracing the unique talents of the individual and encouraging an ownership mentality among everyone.AreEmpoweredto advance the company mission and take ownership of our individual career progression.PromoteSustainabilitythrough a corporate culture in which employees are good stewards of their communities.EmphasizeTrainingand an environment where employees continually seek and share knowledge and are engaged and satisfied with their work.AreOne Crawford, embracing a global mindset that’s inclusive, agile, mission-focused, and customer-focused.GiveRecognition, participating in an environment where people are rewarded for jobs well done.Embody anEntrepreneurial Spirit, sharing a passion to succeed, innovate, and outpace our competitors.We believe in leading by example – at work and in our communities. We hail from more than 70 countries and speak dozens of languages, reflecting the global fabric of the audience we serve.Though our reach is vast, we proudly operate as One Crawford: united in mission, vision and values. Learn more at www.crawfordandcompany.com.In addition to a competitive salary, Crawford offers you:Career advancement potential locally, nationally and internationally. Crawford & Company has more than 700 locations in 70 countriesOn-going training opportunities through every stage of your careerStrong benefits package including Registered Pension Plan; health, dental, and life insurance; employee stock purchase plans; tuition reimbursement and so much more.As a Team Lead PHP Developer with Crawford Compliance Inc., you have a strong understanding of object oriented software development with PHP. Capable of working on the whole stack, this individual will have experience with both front and back end technologies, and will be able to read, understand, and question design specifications, as well as be able to identify and improve the application.Job responsibilities:Participate in all aspects of development life cycleDetermine development feasibility within identified constraints.Evaluate and recommend options, software and tools which can help to achieve project targets.Create technical specifications based on business requirementsWrite clean, well designed code following industry best practicesWork closely with Quality Assurance to track down and resolve reported issuesCoach and mentor junior team members.Contribute and promote software best practices and processes across the team.Participate actively in code reviews.Provide continuous technical support to your teammates.Participate in preparing and deploying product releasesBachelor’s degree in CompSci, or Mathematics, or Engineering – (3-5Y)Must communicate with technical and Business users – (>5Y)Object Oriented PHP 5/7 – (>7Y)Database schema design and optimization (MSSQL) – (>5Y)At least 5+ years’ experience developing web applications using PHP 5/7, SQL, HTML, CSS, and JavaScriptExperience in enterprise software development – (3-5Y)Front-end development, particularly HTML, CSS, JavaScriptJQuery, AJAX – (>5Y)MVC framework – (3-5Y)Version Control Systems (Git) – (3-5Y)Custom framework design – (3-5Y)Familiarity with AWSGood understanding of LAMP (where M is Microsoft SQL)Experience with load balancing, firewallsSome experience in management of Linux servers in virtualized environments (Amazon Linux AMI)Basic knowledge of Linux scripting languagesOther QualificationsKnowledgeable in Responsive Design concepts, CSS3, HTML5Experienced in creating and consuming various API”s.Deep architectural understanding of web applicationsAbility to understand business needs and communicate with various stakeholdersAbility to be organized and work both independently and in teams to meet deadlines and exceed expectationsDemonstrated ability to refine and improve existing solutions, providing insight to emerging technologies and practices Exceptional analytical and organizational skills, out-of-the-box thinker Experience with custom framework designExcellent communication and documentation skillsPassionate about application architecture, optimization and securityAble to dive into core mechanism of existing frameworks, understand, and create patches and/or customizationsWe thank all applicants for their interest in Crawford & Company however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Crawford is an Employment Equity employer.Crawford is an Employment Equity employer. In support of Employment Equity principles, Crawford undertakes to ensure that no person is denied employment opportunities or benefits for reasons unrelated to ability and to achieving and maintaining a workforce that is representative of women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.Crawford undertakes to identify and remove any discriminatory policies and practices found in the recruitment, selection and hiring, promotion, training, retention and termination of employees in all levels and categories of employment.In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and Crawford’s own policies, a request for accommodation will be considered throughout the hiring process.Applicants are required to provide their accommodation needs in advance and submit adequate documentation to support their request for accommodation in the assessment process and/or to perform the essential duties of the posted position. If you have an accommodation need, please emailresumes@crawco.caas soon as possible to make appropriate arrangements.