Everyday Health is looking for a Software Engineer (PHP) to join our Professional team (MedPage Today). MedPage Today is one of the leading online providers of real-time breaking medical news for healthcare professionals and consumers. As part of our tight-knit team, you'll contribute to numerous high-profile projects of strategic importance to the business and will share your knowledge of best practices, strategies, and techniques.
The candidate must have a passion for software development, solutions architecture and application performance to join the technology team. In this role you will build enterprise-level applications and services while working closely with various product teams using agile methodologies. You must have strong analytical and technical skills using PHP and MYSQL in order to be successful in this role.
You must also have the ability to communicate complex concepts in a concise manner to both technical and non-technical staff. You are a developer who enjoys designing software that performs and scales well, and you're looking to join a growing team with an emphasis on creating exciting products.
* You will collaborate with a team of developers to design, develop, unit test, and support new features
* Propose and implement technical solutions that fulfill functional and non-functional requirements
* Be willing to challenge design ideas when other opportunities exist to solve a problem
* Explain and "whiteboard" complex technical issues to audiences with varying levels of technical expertise
* Expected to be proactive, ambitious, and have the desire to continually improve your skill set
* Conduct system analysis and issue resolution as needed
* Maintain coding, compliance and security standards
* Work with other departments, stakeholders, and customers on software development, improvements, internal tools, and implementation issues
* Experience with the following: PHP 7, PHP Frameworks (Yii, Laravel, or Symfony), Linux/Unix
* Experience with MVC or OOP design patterns
* Experience with Database design, development, and performance tuning using MYSQL database
* Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) a plus
* Built high traffic web sites leveraging various caching strategies
* Experience with agile development methodology
* Have excellent written and verbal communication skills and comfortable working in a fast moving, agile environment
* You are self-motivated, needing little guidance on completing tasks on time and meeting expectations in terms of requirements
* Enjoy leading, motivating and collaborating with others
Who We Are
Everyday Health Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of J2 Global, is a leading provider of digital health marketing and communications solutions. Everyday Health attracts a large and engaged audience of over 46 million consumers and over 730,000 practicing physicians in the U.S. to its premier health and wellness properties, and utilizes its data and analytics expertise to deliver highly personalized content experiences and efficient and effective marketing and engagement solutions. Everyday Health enables consumers to manage their daily health and wellness needs, healthcare professionals to stay informed and make better decisions for their patients, and marketers, health payers and providers to communicate and engage with consumers and healthcare professionals to drive better health outcomes. Everyday Health's content and solutions are delivered through multiple channels, including desktop, mobile web, and mobile phone and tablet applications, as well as video and social media.
What We Offer
Alongside a dynamic and fun working environment that include amazing views of the Hudson, and on-going career development opportunities, Everyday Health offers top tier medical, dental and vision insurance options, fully-stocked kitchens with complimentary snacks and beverages, and a 401(k) plan with matched contributions. We also have a Flexible Time Off policy so you can take time off as you need it, a Commuter Benefits plan and employee discounts on various services, such as gym memberships and pet insurance.
About j2 Global
J2 Global is an Internet information and services company.