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Catapult Sports

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PHP Developer

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Melbourne, Australia

Catapult is building out the development team for its cloud-based athlete management system. This groundbreaking software tool provides insights into athlete training, injury predictions, wellness and performance in conjunction with all of organisation business data to help teams and individuals perform at their optimum. This position is to take a key role in the design and execution of our innovation plans, working with other software programmers, sports scientists and engineers. The PHP Developer works with our AMS product team in delivering our innovative cloud solution for elite athlete management. It is critical that the PHP Developer understands how to take high-level software concepts and deliver slick, intuitive web-based solutions that help our customers make sense of big data. The successful candidate will be office based in the Melbourne office. What You’ll Be Doing: Help design and implement new web-based solutions Responsible for maintaining and supporting new and existing web-based solutions Support the development of web-based APIs to assist with mobile application development and third-party integrations. Build efficient, scalable, testable and reusable code Proactively make recommendations for technical enhancements for better performance, scalability, and maintainability Collaboratively work with other development and business teams within the business to design and develop solutions. Actively be engaged in day to day discussions, planning and decisions. What You’ll Need: Knowledge & Experience You MUST have 5+ years using PHP as a programming language. You MUST have experience of Object oriented programming, specifically with PHP. You MUST have used Laravel framework or equivalent MVC frameworks. Writing RESTful web APIs. Using Git as a VCS. Skills & Traits Collaborative and a team player. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills. Translating customer concepts and requirements into detailed technical specifications. Strong delivery focus and time management skill. (Accountability) Demonstrated passion for user experience design and usability. Self-motivated and discipline to meet deadlines with speed, accuracy and professional attitude. Ability to resolve conflict in a constructive manner and work around obstacles to ensure project success The following would be desirable additions for an applicant to be successful. Knowledge & Experience Writing Javascript ES5/ES6 code. Familiarity working in Flexbox Familiar with Redux or other state containers Using front-end technologies including Bootstrap, LESS, SASS, CSS3, HTML5, jQuery. Webpack is a big plus. Using BitBucket web services for VCS. Using Docker for local development environments. Skills & Traits Agile Scrum methodologies. Why You’ll Like Working for Catapult: We have amazing people. We can promise you will work with some of the smartest and most interesting people in the industry. We work hard but we always have fun doing it. We value development. We are a high-performance organization that is always challenging ourselves to continuously grow. That means we maintain a growth mindset in everything we do and invest deeply in employee development. You’ll need to be great to get hired here and we promise you’ll get even better. We care about you. We offer competitive compensation and outstanding paid maternity and paternity leave. We also offer a flexible working environment, referral bonuses for introducing new employees, Quarterly Value Awards and regular social events. We want you to love where you work. We have great office spaces located around the world with state of the art equipment. Be aware, we have very competitive table tennis games in a couple offices so be prepared to play and have fun. We work with elite sports teams. Why wait until the weekend to be involved with your favourite sports teams? Every day you can make an impact with our clients who are some of the most elite teams in the world.

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