PHP Application Developer

Information Technology Glenview, Illinois


Abt Electronics has an immediate opening for the position of a PHP Application Developer.  We are a family owned company who has been in business since 1936 and continues to experience strong growth year after year.  Abt Electronics specializes in electronics, appliance & furniture sales, delivery, installation and servicing all the products we sell. We are a perennial winner of the Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplace Award.  We are looking for a highly motivated, flexible & friendly PHP Application Developer to join our team.  If this is you, we want to hear from you!

In addition, must be comfortable contributing/working in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced and fun work environment.  Primary duties include:

  • Build efficient, testable, and reusable PHP code
  • Refactor, optimize and improve the existing codebase
  • Interface with internal departments to gather requirements and develop software solutions
  • Keep abreast of new trends and best practices
  • Hands-on programming in full life-cycle projects with solid experience in PHP development

 Job Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work accurately, efficiently and dependably with minimal supervision
  • Previous working experience as a PHP Developer for minimum 4 years
  • BS in Computer Science or a similar relevant field
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system
  • Experience with PHP & MVC frameworks
  • Excellent relational database skills
  • Experience with building restful JSON web services

 We offer our team members:

  • Medical/Dental (Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO Network) & Vision (VSP)
  • 401(k) (Charles Schwab) which includes a matching program
  • Life & Disability insurance (Lincoln Financial)
  • Generous Paid Time Off/Sick Pay Program
  • Continued training & career development
  • Employee discounts on all products we sell
  • Employee fitness center complete with weight machines, free weights, treadmills, elliptical machines, basketball, and racquetball courts