Engineering Software Engineer – PHP (Mumbai, India)

Affinity.com (http://www.affinity.com), a global contextual Ad Network, is seeking Technocrats who are eager, energetic and highly motivated for a Senior Software Engineer – PHP position with our Engineering Group, located in Mumbai. The applicant will be expected to work in a team oriented environment tackling tasks at various stages in the development process ranging from requirements gathering to implementation and testing. Emphasis is placed on the candidate's contribution to the group and their advancement in understanding and helping extend and maintain Affinity's technical product and infrastructure.

Required Skills

  • Minimum 4+ years web application programming experience using PHP (professional or academic)
  • Knowledge of Linux, Apache/Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LAMP/LEMP)
  • Strong programming, analysis and design skills including OOP, Algorithms, Data Structures, Networking, strong HTTP fundamentals and good OS Concepts
  • Working experience on scalable interactive web applications, preferably at a major internet property.
  • Strong knowledge of Sessions, Cookies, XML, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, HTML5, DOM Scripting, CSS etc.
  • Added advantage if you have exposure to large scale website development and advance technology components like - caching, load balancers, distributed logging, distributed queries, queueing engines, containerization, AWS/Google cloud.
  • Familiarity with relational databases, experience of writing complex queries, stored procedures, triggers, experience in MySQL is definitely an advantage
  • Enthusiasm for solving internet scale challenging problems
  • Working knowledge of both Unix and Windows in a software development setting Prefer strength in Unix (all flavors) environment
  • Must be a good team player with excellent written and verbal communication skills also possess good leadership qualities
  • Ability to grasp emerging technical standards and apply/mentor development team in right direction

Benefits

Leave travel allowance, medical allowance, conveyance allowance, bonus etc. are a given everywhere & here at Affinity too. However, we strive to go beyond the usual & the drab. If a young competitive work environment, casual dress code, flexible working hours, on-the-house snacks, movies, sports events, flexible leaves, 5-day work week (Mon-Fri), recreational facilities (Pool, TT, Foosball, etc.) are your cheat-codes, then you're sure to win at Affinity.

We are a company, which realizes that its employees are its most important assets & hence we strive towards providing a conducive work environment which is flexible, professional, prospering, stable, innovative and truly international in scope. If you wish to build a career with a thriving, fast-paced and cutting-edge technology company that offers personal & professional growth, we sure do want to hear from you!

About Affinity

Founded in 2006, we are world's leading contextual ad network. We build innovative advertising media and monetization solutions for Advertisers & Publishers.

Our advertising media and monetization solutions are delivered via Affinity's Global Pay-Per-Click (PPC) & Display Advertising Networks. Both these networks help 100,000+ Advertisers reach out to their target audience by delivering over 50 Billion ad impressions each month.

This is achieved through exclusive contextual ad distribution via our network of 10,000+ premium publishers and syndication channels from across North America, Western Europe, Middle East, South-East Asia, India and Australia.

To apply, please send your resume to careers@affinity.com