Intermediate PHP Developer

About Strut Creative

Strut Creative is a well recognized and established design firm known for its innovative creative solutions and outstanding service.

In addition to web design/development, we work on a wide variety of projects including brand development, corporate communications, advertising and motion graphics for television. Our client base includes a diverse range of large and small clients from startups to Canadian top 100 corporations.

Job Description

Strut is seeking a talented intermediate level PHP developer for our small but growing web development team. We require a self motivated developer with enough experience to make qualitative recommendations to our clients and to develop accurate quotations and schedules for our web developments.

The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a creative environment in our office or from your home. You will work with the account managers and creative team to produce functional, useful and well written web sites and web applications, that will meet or exceed our clients needs.

As an intermediate developer you will have a thorough knowledge of web site development and will provide guidance when needed to other team members. You will be comfortable handling multiple projects at any given time and thrive under tight delivery dates.

While education is important we are more interested in your portfolio and past experience, please include portfolio samples and references with your application.


- Min 3-5 yrs development experience with PHP
- Min 3 yrs experience with MySQL
- Min 1 yr experience defining project scopes, estimating projects and supporting proposal exercises
- Comfortable scheduling projects and taking responsibility for delivery targets
- Comfortable meeting clients and assisting in the sales process whenever required
- Comfortable in a team lead position if/when required
- Expert knowledge of HTML
- Expert knowledge of CSS
- Working knowledge of Photoshop
- Comfortable working in LAMP environments
- Able to maintain an Apache server

Bonus points

- Experience with AJAX
- Experience with an MVC rapid development framework such as Cake or Code Igniter
- Experience with robust javascript libraries such as jQuery or Mootools
- Working knowledge of Flash

Please respond via e-mail only to [email protected]