Title:  PHP Developer

ABOUT US:
We are EssilorLuxottica, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of ophthalmic lenses, frames and sunglasses. Formed in 2018 by the combination of Essilor and Luxottica, our Company combines two centuries of innovation and human endeavour to elevate vision care and the consumer experience around it. We are home to the most loved and widely-recognized vision care and eyewear brands in the world. Our proprietary eyewear brands include Ray-Ban, Oakley, Costa, Vogue Eyewear, Persol and Oliver Peoples, complemented by over 20 prestigious licensed brands. Our advanced lens technologies include Varilux, Crizal, Eyezen, Stellest and Transitions. We offer superior shopping and patient experiences with a network of 18,000 stores including world-class retail brands like Sunglass Hut, LensCrafters, Salmoiraghi & Viganò and GrandVision.

 

PURPOSE:

The PHP Developer will be responsible for the execution of IT infrastructure for our organization – ensuring that our company’s technology systems are reliable, up-to-date, and meet the needs of the company. This is a role that will be primarily focused on programming and there may be some management responsibilities delegated to this person as time progresses and there has been demonstrated ability to be a leader in the IT Department . You will work closely with the VP of Technology to prioritize development needs in the company as well as working together to set strategic goals and plans to reach them.

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

  • Writing new programs and building on existing software to support our business
    operations;
  •  Relevant coding languages include, but are not limited to: PHP (primary
    coding language - must know), Python, MYSQL, MARIADB, HTML/CSS, and
    Javascript/jQuery.
  •  Writing new programs and maintaining existing software already in place.
  • Providing leadership for our small IT team (up to 3 people) by fielding requests from
    other departments, prioritizing tasks/projects, providing coaching to co-workers, and
    leading by example.
  •  Prioritizing daily/weekly/monthly objectives and communicating them to co-workers.
  •  Willingness to work flexible hours, as needed, to meet company goals and objectives.
  •  Performing other duties as assigned.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

  • Full-time, in-office position
    ● Salary commensurate with experience
    ● Benefits include:
    ○ Health insurance
    ○ Dental insurance
    ○ Vision benefits
    ○ 401k (Matching up to 6%)
    ○ PTO/Sick Time
    ○ Vacation Time
    ○ Employee Stock Purchase Program
    ● Enjoy the stability and resources of an established and growing company that is
    family operated and also part of a large global organization.
    ● Enjoy an excellent work culture where employees are valued and respected.

 

WHAT SKILLS DO I NEED?

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field.
  •  Hands-on experience in all relevant coding languages; especially PHP, Python, MYSQL,
    MARIADB, HTML/CSS, and Javascript/jQuery.
  •  Minimum of seven (7) years of experience in the programming/software field.
  •  Preferred three (3) years of experience in a leadership or management role in an IT
    setting.
  • Significant experience in all phases of the development lifecycle.
  •  Solid working knowledge of current security protocols and threats.
  •  Strong interpersonal skills and ability to provide technical support to non-technical
    co-workers in a professional manner.Proficiency in MS Office applications and Google
    Workspace (formerly G Suite).'
  •  Must be able to regularly lift 10 pounds; Lifting up to 30 pounds occasionally.
  •  Strong oral and written communication skills.
  •  Cleans work area on an as needed basis.
  •  Strong attention to detail.
  •  Performs other duties as assigned.
  •  Sense of urgency.


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