Sr. PHP Developer

Makerspad is looking for experienced PHP developer who has credible experience building cloud based solutions utilizing opensource technology stack that will offer a sustainable advantage both short and long term.

Please direct your resume to with the position you are interested in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you. 


  • Present architectural design concepts and solutions to all levels in the organization

  • Build cloud optimized reference architecture and contribute to architecture governance

  • Compare and evaluate various private, public cloud technologies and tools from technical, functional and financial feasibility

  • Drive proof of concepts that assess the feasibility of solutions and demonstrate to our product partners how technology can be leveraged

  • Gather requirements; build functional specifications, timelines, adoption plans and other artifacts to support technology implementation


  • Minimum 8 years experience as a software engineer building beautiful, scalable, and highly visible web applications

  • Comprehensive working knowledge of PHP7, Apache/NGINX, Varnish, Redis, MySQL/SQL, MariaDB, Elasticsearch, CSS, Bootstrap, HTML5 / Javascript/jQuery

  • In-depth understanding of server configuration, optimization, caching, and scaling techniques

  • Experience in one or more of the following technologies a bonus: Node, Ruby on Rails, React/Redux/ES6/Webpack, Postgres, Mongo.

  • Familiarity with the latest Javascript technologies and experience building new front-end features in a modern framework such as React (exposure to a range of front-end frameworks and component libraries is a plus!)

  • Experience working with Cloud infrastructure platforms (experience with GCP or Azure is a huge plus!)

  • Experience implementing, consuming, and optimizing APIs.

  • A track record of delivering creative solutions to complex architectural problems

  • Familiarity with testing frameworks on the back-end and front-end

At Makerspad, we believe you are more than a resume and invite you to go for it, take the leap of faith, and apply for this job if it sparks your passion to join the team and make a difference!

What We Love About You


  • You hold yourself with highest accountability towards meeting the goals.

  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity.

  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions.

  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.

  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.

  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.