Our social web business is looking for an expert, or team of experts in PHP, Perl, Ruby or Python developer to maintain a custom personal profile editor for Myspace and create and maintain other profile editors for Xanga, Friendster and other social networks.
The developer would be responsible for updating the editors that they create for us to keep up with frequent and unpredictable interface changes on social network
sites. The developer would be required to ensure continued operation of the editors and be on call seven days a week to fix problems as they arise. Our existing myspace editor is implemented in PHP but the developer will be free to develop according to their own language preferences. The developer will work closely with our front end interface team.
Mastery of regular expressions, pattern matching.
Mastery of curl, mechanize, or other toolkit that provides a programmatic web interface for website interaction. Significant prior experience building secure APIs for both internal applications and third party clients. Mastery of Accounting and logging systems for web applications.
Experience using online payments processing, such as google checkout. Mastery of a either Ruby, PHP, Perl or Python.
Comprehensive understanding of Linux/Unix environment.
Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
Ability to be on call 7 days a week, solve problems quickly,communicate in a timely manner. Desired Skills:
Experience developing unit tests.
Experience engineering complex web applications.