Department of Computer Science


Job Title: Developer- Back End Development
Posted by Company: Alexander Interactive
Address: 149 5th Ave ,New York, NY, 10010
Contact: Sarah Norton at
Pay Rate: 30 to 55 $/hr


Developers contribute to all aspects of technology on an engagement, including front and back-end engineering and quality assurance. Developers works closely with the Technology Director and Leads to help define system architecture, Quality Assurance, and the Project Manager to ensure flawless project planning and execution.


• Assist with design, planning, and architecture of complex web and mobile solutions
• Work closely with clients to understand business needs and develop technology solutions
• Contribute to company thought leadership; accumulate market know-how, industry and technology trends, to enhance and manage knowledge on projects
• Write elegant and maintainable code
• Work in a non-corporate environment with ability to shift priorities over multiple projects

Required Skills:
• 3+ years developing and leading large-scale web technology projects and at least 2+ years doing so in an agency environment
• 3+ years PHP and/or Python experience
• Experience in enterprise architecture, systems integration, and system architecture
• Must have hands-on experience as a developer building enterprise commerce and content systems
• Experience evaluating open source software
• Automated testing + TDD experience
• Intermediate-level knowledge of object-oriented design concepts, various frameworks, data storage implementations and enterprise design patterns
• Advanced knowledge of modern web technologies, social networking platforms, and mobile development
• Excellent time management, problem solving, teamwork, and communication skills
• Magento Enterprise, Open For Business, and Websphere Commerce experience a significant plus