Senior Backend PHP Developer - (Visa sponsorship for Canada)

  • Montréal, Canada
  • Contract Type : Permanent Contract
  • Start Date : ASAP
  • Employment Type : Full-Time
  • Location : Montréal Montréal


What you will do

  • Work on the high profile Star Citizen ecosystem in a development team responsible for its high traffic, large scale e-commerce platform. You will act as a key resource on this mandate, contributing to the project vision while being able to collaborate with all team members as well as the client. In other words: become essential to Star Citizen’s success!

You’re Savvy in

  • Sharing feedback, explaining your ideas and thoughts clearly
  • Being open to feedback. You believe that team collaboration builds stronger design.
  • Adapting to various contexts, sometimes shifting priorities.
  • Producing clear documentation
  • Being thorough, showing autonomy, developing creative solutions
  • Being part of a team and contributing to a product

You’re Eager to Take On

  • Develop and maintain sections and features of the Star Citizen project
  • Produce accurate workload estimates and accurate timelines for specific tasks and feature development on the mandate
  • Support team members in their daily tasks and coordinate actions with quality assurance and operation teams
  • Set up and maintain the servers, databases, and web applications on assigned projects with PHP, MySQL and Linux.
  • Execute deployments while making sure the platform remains functional and bug-free
  • Perform code reviews and participate in the continuous improvement of the team’s code base and processes
Turbulent is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability.


You have Accomplished

  • 8 years+ of experience in PHP development
  • Excellent knowledge of Typescript (Node.js) and SQL
  • Ability to visualize the interactions within a large scale project
  • Experience with microservices and Cloud services (AWS, k8s)
  • Strong experience building APIs (Rest and GraphQL)
  • Strong experience and at ease in a Linux environment
  • Great knowledge of version control systems (Git)
  • Ability to work in English (Written and spoken)
  • Strong experience with high volume web projects and systems
  • Strong knowledge of security best practices for large scale projects
  • Experience with search engines (Elastic Search); an asset
  • Experience with Redis (caching and messaging); an asset