Need Yii/PHP/MySQL Developer for Music-related Web Site in Tampa FL

We are looking for a self-starting, team-oriented developer for a Yii-based web project. Our perfect candidate will be a passionate developer and a fan of local live music. You will use a mix of Yii, MySQL, jQuery, CSS 3, HTML 5, Mobile Web, and other technologies to help build a modern, high-tech web application for a start-up company in the Tampa, Florida area. We prefer a local candidate, but that is not essential. In addition to solid Yii and OO PHP skills, you must have excellent communication skills and be able to work in a dynamic, start-up team environment. Experience with mobile Web and application technologies is a plus.

Please do not respond unless you have a significant amount of time (200+ hours) to spend on this project.

Job Description

You will help us develop our latest-generation web site using the Yii framework.

You will develop a scalable platform that can be taken from regional to national use through franchising.

This is a medium-term contract position (probably taking the bulk of 2012) but your success could provide additional opportunities.

Job Qualifications

Candidate must have at least 3 years experience in building dynamic web sites and web applications.

Must have thorough knowledge of PHP, MySQL, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS

Must have knowledge of the Yii Framework, MVC and OOPHP

Must have knowledge of AJAX and Javascript Frameworks such as jQuery

Must have knowledge of version control systems, unit test, continuous integration

Must have superior code documentation skills (examples required)

Must have good debugging skills

Must be able to understand, troubleshoot, and fix existing code

Must have knowledge of Web standards and proper coding techniques

Must have excellent oral and written English communication skills

Must be hardworking, honest and responsible

Must have strong time management skills and be able to work in an Agile environment

Must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work well with others in a team

Must be willing and able to work remotely from home

Must have reliable computer & internet connection

Knowledge of Linux/Apache is a plus

Knowledge of mobile web standards and frameworks is a plus

Residence in the Tampa, FL area is a definite plus

Please forward resume, descriptions of projects, and code samples to

rich [at] gotonight [dot] com

Feel free to reply to this post with questions.