Senior PHP/Laravel Developer - Remote

Contract to Hire
6 months

We welcome individual candidate and Corp-to-Corp (CTC) resume submissions.

6 months Contract to Hire

100% Remote

Keller Schroeder is an employee-owned technology company in the performance improvement business located in Evansville, IN and Nashville, TN.  Our mission is to leverage technology tools and services to help our clients more successfully achieve their objectives.  We are passionate about our clients and hold dear our reputation for honesty and integrity. Our company culture is focused on people and performance. 

We are seeking a Senior PHP/Laravel Developer.  This is a 6-month+ contract to hire, remote opportunity to provide development services to our direct client in the healthcare industry.  No sponsorship is available.

Backend – PHP

  • Laravel 8.x - RESTful API
  • Testing Framework - PHPUnit & Laravel Dusk

Database – PostgreSQL

  • Writing raw SQL queries
  • Designing relational databases

DevOps – AWS

  • Serverless infrastructure
  • AWS Services – Lambda, API Gateway, SQS, S3, EC2, IAM, CloudFront
  • Security & Compliance best practices & techniques
    o HIPAA Compliance
  • 5+ years of software development experience of web-based applications. The desire
    to learn while perfecting your craft of designing, building, and maintaining enterprise
  • Deep understanding, knowledge and/or experience with most if not all of the following:
    o Test Driven Development (TDD) - preferably using Jest and PHPUnit
    o Modern Web Languages - HTML, CSS/SCSS, JavaScript/ECMAScript 2015+ (ES6+)
    o MVC frameworks - Laravel
    o PHP - all common language features for versions PHP 7.x & 8.x
    o Laravel - All features including queues, broadcasting/web sockets (Laravel Echo), Active Record (Eloquent), middleware, service providers, database migrations, etc.
    o RESTful APIs
    o API (session-less) authentication - OAuth, JSON Web Tokens, etc
    o Commonly used software design patterns and principles - SOLID, DRY, etc
    o Relational databases, design & best practices - MySQL, PostgreSQL or SQL Server
    o Software development lifecycle - Agile & SCRUM
    o Web Servers - Nginx, Apache, etc
    o Linux Environments - Ubuntu, CentOS, etc.
    o AWS Services - Lambda, API Gateway, SQS, S3, EC2, IAM, CloudFront, etc.
  • Experienced using Test Driven Development (TDD) to produce high-quality, clean code.
  • Proficient with SQL and relational database concepts.
  • Highly motivated self-starter with strong attention to detail and proven ability to prioritize and scope work.
  • Excellent logic, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse groups of people.
  • Flexibility to handle demands of a rapidly growing and changing workplace.

We look forward to receiving your resume in PDF format!

If offered employment after the contract period, our company would provide a competitive compensation package, including base salary and profitability bonus, medical, dental, life and vision insurance, matching 401(k), Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), flexible spending account, vacation, holidays, tuition reimbursement and direct deposit.  We also offer flexibility (including part-time hours).