SENIOR PHP LARAVEL ENGINEER

SAVVII Group Inc. is looking a seasoned PHP Laravel Engineer with expert hands-on and domain experience in PHP, Laravel and Eloquent. This position is responsible for working on our middleware in AWS for mobile/web and processing applications in the payments and fintech space. If you’re an operations-minded and hands-on seasoned PHP engineer looking to join an experienced and nimble team – this is it.

JOB DESCRIPTION

SAVVII Group Inc. headquartered in Toronto Canada, is in the dynamic field of connected FinTech. The leadership team is comprised of highly positive energetic, experienced members that value teamwork, personal accountability, the will to win, respect for people, integrity, and quality! Learning from oneself and others makes SAVVII a fun place to spend your professional time.

As we aspire to secure the market of our business, we need to think about the way our software interacts across all constituents of customers and partners. Digital is taking center stage in enabling this engagement.

If you are passionate about working in a culture that promotes growth and creativity, developing new products that engage and provide an enhanced customer experience – keep reading.

We are looking for a seasoned PHP Laravel Engineer with expert hands-on and domain experience in PHP, Laravel and Eloquent.  This position is responsible for working on our middleware in AWS for mobile/web and processing applications in the payments and fintech space.  If you’re an operations-minded and hands-on seasoned PHP engineer looking to join an experienced and nimble team – this is it.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Liaise with product and development teams
  • Design and build mobile and web applications in Laravel/Eloquent
  • Design and build microservices in PHP
  • Lead in the selection and integration of AWS services
  • Standup API endpoints for service provider integrations
  • Create and manage daily processing and reconciliation services
  • Consume SOAP/XML and API/JSON end points
  • Create and maintain API endpoints for react and react native applications
  • Work with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Lead the mobile and web application development life cycle
  • Document processes, architecture, and components
  • Create technical work break down structures and specifications
  • Create unit tests
  • Collaborate with automation team on test, build and deploy processes
  • Build out an organic and lean engineering team
  • Promotion, selection, and consumption of AWS services
  • Maintain a test first strategy for both frontend and backend development
  • Develop portable microservices and infrastructure
  • Help create automated test, build, and deployment processes

YOUR PROFILE

  • Deep understanding of database design for performance, security, and intelligence
  • Deep understanding of leveraging serverless and server solutions
  • Granular working knowledge on service requirements for frontend (React, React Native)
  • Hand-on leadership for frontend, backend, and testing related processes
  • Completely comfortable with SQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, GIT, JIRA, AWS
  • In depth knowledge on database design for application and reconciliation (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Microsoft SQL)
  • Familiar with CI/CD best practices, approaches, and implementations

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Expert experience in PHP, PHP Laravel, and PHP Eloquent
  • Decorated history in consuming and delivering API services
  • Practical experience on routing, administration, and configuration of cloud and on-prem infrastructure/networking

Joining SAVVII will embark you on a great journey with career development in a respected FinTech Startup (Canada First, USA Second). As a QA Lead, you will gain broad business knowledge of the company’s activities, as well as take part in the digitization of the financial payments industry, in leading a team of QA Engineers.

You will work and communicate across a diverse team within local and geographical borders that will enable you to build a strong professional network. We will provide you with opportunities that broaden your knowledge and strengthen your technical and professional foundation.

We aim to be a world-class digital organization that delivers business value turning ideas into prototypes and digital products powered by analytics and customer engagement. In the Digital organization we will start within the Canadian Financial Payments network and expand into other targeted markets across network and payment agnostic solutions for both consumers and businesses.

Meritocracy provisions will be based on total cash opportunity inclusive of base salary, company stock options, and financial bonuses.

SAVVII is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. SAVVII prohibits discrimination, harassment and retaliation as described in this section. The Company will extend equal employment and advancement opportunities to all qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age (40 and over), sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, disability, national origin, ethnic background, genetic information (including of a family member), military service, and/or citizenship, or any other classification protected by applicable local, provincial or federal law.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.