PHP/MySQL Front End Developer

Human Element
Ann Arbor, MI
Mar 29, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Human Element is seeking a full-time PHP Developer to join our development team in Ann Arbor. This individual will work on existing client maintenance as well as new eCommerce builds, from initial business development and discovery phases through implementation and deployment of the completed website.


• Install and configure the Magento ecommerce platform for new projects

• Work with designers to implement custom skins and templates for the front-end.

• Create custom eCommerce modules using object-oriented PHP and the Magento APIs.

• Work with Human Element project and creative team on innovative and unorthodox (and better) approaches to user experience.

• Understand and effectively communicate eCommerce features and limitations with regard to design and development decisions on new projects.

• Help manage the design and development process and drive decisions. This is a community environment.


• Significant PHP experience, including experience building object-oriented websites.

• Solid experience using PHP to create and consume web services (REST and SOAP).

• Working knowledge of GIT, javascript, and jquery

• Strong people and communication skills. Must be able to function as a project leader as well as an individual contributor.

Preferred Skills

• Experience with MySQL queries and database design

• Experience with modern CSS3 technology, including tools like compass and sass

• LAMP configuration and maintenance

* Please include salary requirements with your resume submission.

Company Description
Human Element is a software company based in downtown Ann Arbor, MI. And we're pretty awesome. You should work here. Compensation is based on experience.

Ann Arbor, MI


Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:59:51 PDT