Back End Web Developer

Information Technology – Remote (U.S. based)

The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) is seeking an experienced Back End Web Developer to design and architect web-based software systems using HTML, CSS, JS, PHP, MySQL, WordPress and Drupal. This position ensures superior performance of web applications to support websites, mobile and OTT apps.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Advanced knowledge of PHP, HTML5, Javascript
  • Demonstrated expertise in web application development for live public-facing, api/database driven sites and applications (PHP, .Net, Drupal, Wordpress)
  • Experience with planning and building REST APIs for consumption by web and mobile apps.
  • Deep understanding of relational databases including MySQL, database design best practices, database performance best practices and debugging MySQL database performance bottlenecks. Experience with data caching strategies using Memcache / Redis.
  • Prior DevOps and server architecture setup including experience setting up and maintaining servers on the AWS platform (EC2, S3, RDS, Route53, etc) preferred.
  • Strong ability to provide design for multiple projects with varying timelines
  • Strong ability to design websites from concept to completion
  • Forward thinker with desire to research, learn and implement new technologies
  • Understanding of internationalization and localization requirements
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills for development, and testing of Internet applications
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and as an effective member of a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to establish rapport with all levels of management and staff
  • Flexible with ability to work in a demanding, fast-paced environment under tight deadlines
  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science preferred.


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