Web Developer


SHR Talent is currently seeking a full-time Web Developer on behalf of a well-established company in Nashville, TN. This opportunity is ideally on-site but also open to remote for the right candidate. This role helps manage public web properties, with an emphasis on regular site maintenance and security and feature updates for existing properties, as well as new site development. The position includes both backend (PHP / MySQL) and frontend (HTML / CSS / Javascript) development. The Web Developer will work on a website with over 150 million pageviews per month, in addition to other custom properties and smaller PHP sites built in frameworks like WordPress and Laravel.

Essential Job Functions

• Troubleshoot, refactor, and perform routine maintenance on existing websites.
• Work with inside and outside stakeholders to implement new features and websites.
• Follow secure development practices.
• Implement code that optimizes for flexibility, re-use, scalability, performance, and availability.
• Utilize design and UX best practices to optimize front-end usability.
• Coordinate activities with systems staff to ensure capacity, package support, and other requirements are met.
• Document changes, stage and release code for review and production.
• Write and perform unit and other tests to ensure quality of code.
• Create innovative and creative solutions to complex challenges.
• Maintain clean code repository.


• Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
• 1+ years’ experience in related field (internships count as experience).
• Familiarity with Unix-like operating systems and cloud architecture.
• Familiarity with PHP 7.4
• Basic knowledge of software engineering life cycle process, including design, development, build/release, testing, Git source control, ticketing (Jira), and QA.
• Basic knowledge of Internet Application architectures and protocols (HTTP, etc.).
• Knowledge of Laravel, WordPress, and Drupal a plus.
• Knowledge of AWS (EC2, S3, DynamoDB, Lambda) a plus.

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