Sr PHP Developer

Information Technology ALLEN, Texas


Sr PHO Developer 

Location: Allen, TX


Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) is a leader in providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier’s video offerings include Frontier FiOS® and Vantage TV by Frontier™ with 100 percent HD picture quality, Total Home DVR, instant channel change, enhanced search, Video on Demand, and much more. Business Edge™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at

Primary duties will be developing a middleware RESTful API. The developer will be integrating with various backend systems and providing that data to multiple client applications.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Will update and create RESTful API endpoints for a middleware platform.
  • Will integrate with backend systems that utilize SOAP and/or RESTful interfaces
  • Will integrate with 3rd party systems
  • Will assist in troubleshooting software defects as needed.
  • Will create and update documentation to reflect the API request and response contracts
  • Will provide in code documentation as code is written.
  • Will create and update unit and functional tests to facilitate a continuous integration strategy
  • Will work closely with the client development teams to obtain requirements for updating or creating new API endpoints.
  • Will work closely with backend system operators and developers to know the limitations and expectations of those systems.
  • Will perform code reviews
  • Will set and enforce coding standards
  • Will keep up with latest technologies and provide recommendations on development road map
  • Will mentor junior developers and help them advance their skills



  • 5+ years of development experience with at least 2 of the following languages:  PHP, C# .NET, Node.js
  • 3+ years of API development experience
  • Experience providing direction and leading a team of developers
  • Strong experience working with SOAP and RESTful APIs
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Experience writing unit tests
  • Experience using package managers (composer, npm, etc)
  • Comfortable working with git source control


Preferred Skills:  

  • Experience working with Slim framework (PHP)
  • Knowledge of Node.js and frameworks available for it such as Express.js,, Mean.js, and Hapi.js
  • Experience working with databases (MongoDB, MySQL, MariaDB, MS SQL)
  • Experience with TDD (Test Driven Development).
  • Experience working with the PHP Standards Recommendations (PSR)
  • Experience with multiple development languages
  • Experience with any of the following DRM:
    • Widevine
    • Fairplay
    • PlayReady
  • Ability to work on fast-paced, time-constrained development teams, with ability to multi-task well including priority management.


Frontier Communications is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.