Senior PHP Developer

What is Nurun SF Senior PHP Developer?

Passionate Technologist
Senior PHP Developers contribute their engineering expertise to project teams with passion and ingenuity. They collaborate with teammates to ensure the highest quality code is delivered to our most demanding clients in a timely, predictable fashion. Sr. Developer’s at Nurun strive for elegant, performant, and maintainable solutions to technical challenges on a wide variety of projects.

Rigorous Practitioner
Our engineers care about the details and push each other to refactor by offering feedback in code reviews. Senior PHP Developers are expected to solve complex engineering problems quickly and smartly. They do this in a fast-paced, innovation-lead environment by effectively managing their time, communicating with teammates, and following established best practices.

Always Learning
Senior Developers are motivated to learn new languages and skills in order to expand their opportunities to work on unique projects. They participate in online communities, industry events and evangelize the best new technologies to the rest of the department. 

Job Responsibilities
  • Write clean, unit-tested code with an eye towards performance and maintainability
  • Analyze requirements, wireframes, and APIs of related applications to propose integration solutions
  • Assist team in decomposing user stories into tasks, estimating the effort, and planning sprints
  • Work with team leads to identify and address project impediments
  • Research and share industry innovations and trends
  • Strive constantly to improve the health of our applications with forward-thinking code improvements, process refinement, and new tooling 
  • Have 5+ years development experience
  • Deep experience with server-side application development in PHP using frameworks like Symfony, Cake, and Zend
  • Some experience with other server-side languages such as Python, Ruby, and Java
  • Experience with Linux systems administration, web server configuration (Apache/ Nginx/Gunicorn), SQL databases, and other common web stack technologies
  • Solid expertise with open web standards technologies, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, including jQuery and other libraries
  • Strong experience and interest with open-source CMS tools
  • Appreciate great design and thrive in a creative environment
  • Remain communicative and clear under tight deadlines
  • Have strong personal organization and attention to detail


Nurun is a global design and technology consultancy. We create digital products and services for a connected world. We work with bold, forward-looking brands like Sony, Google, Coca-Cola, Tesla Motors, BluHomes and Dolby.
  • Please, no phone calls
  • Include a link to your online portfolio and PDF of your resume
  • You must live in the San Francisco area or be willing to move here

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Odopod is now Nurun

We're still in San Francisco, still under the same leadership, still doing great work (here are some case studies). But now we're a lot larger. We've joined a host of Nurun offices around the globe, all part of Publicis Worldwide.

Our focus remains on helping clients succeed in a connected world with products and services that transform the consumer experience.

We continue to work with forward-thinking, longstanding clients including Tesla, Google, Sony and Audemars Piguet. More recently, we've established new relationships with Dolby, the San Francisco 49ers, GoPro, and Blu Homes.

We welcome the opportunity to work with you too.

Tim, Dave, & JT

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