Web Application Engineer (Php Developer)

LG Electronics   •  

Lincolnshire, IL

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


Not Specified years

Posted 94 days ago

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Web Application Engineer

Your primary focus will be the development of server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a good understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.


  • Developing new and supporting existing web applications using LAMP and LEMP stacks.
  • Building efficient, reusable and testable PHP modules.
  • Integrating UI elements with back-end via AJAX.
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes.
  • Writing MySQL queries, monitoring and optimizing database performance.
  • Working with APIs.
  • Writing clean PHP code that is easy to read and to maintain.
  • Solving performance problems and troubleshooting back-end and front-end issues.
  • Working with local development teams and teams in Korea.


  • Strong knowledge and recent experience with PHP programming.
  • Understanding common software design patterns, such as MVC
  • Experience working with several major PHP frameworks and/or CMS systems.
  • Practical knowledge of object oriented programming
  • Hands-on experience writing and optimizing MySQL queries.
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript/jQuery, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Understanding web application troubleshooting methods (back-end and front-end).
  • Experience using GIT and/or SVN.
  • Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux
  • Technical mindset, problem solving, attention to detail and willingness to learn.
  • Positive attitude and ability to work in a team.