Be part of Sparck
We value our employees and want to help other companies do the same. We believe so strongly that engaged employees make better companies that we use our own technology to continually make Sparck a great place to work. If you are interested, see our current positions below:
Who is Sparck?
Sparck is an entrepreneurial SaaS startup focusing on providing managers the tools needed to recognize and engage their employees and create a more productive and meaningful culture. This is done using an engagement survey followed by an innovative rewards and recognition platform that uses AI and data analytics to help our clients personalize every experience to create thriving and productive workplace relationships.
We believe so strongly that engaged employees make better companies that we use our own technology to continually make Sparck a great place to work.
What we are looking for:
We are looking for a Back-end Developer with strong experience using PHP, MySQL, jQuery and REST to turn UI designs into clean high performing code. The ideal candidate should be an independent worker with an entrepreneurial spirit and strong understanding of user interaction and business concepts. This role is fast-paced, collaborative, and innovative; we are looking for someone who thrives in an entrepreneurial environment and has the grit, passion, and desire to build a new product that will help employers build stronger relationships in the workplace.
Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging
Write clean code to develop functional web applications
Troubleshoot and debug applications
Perform UI tests to optimize performance
Manage cutting-edge technologies to improve legacy applications
Collaborate with Front-end developers to integrate user-facing elements with server side logic
Gather and address technical and design requirements
Provide training and support to internal teams
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Liaise with developers, designers and customer managers to identify new features
Follow emerging technologies
Present and defend code design and key deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
Establish and promote coding guidelines, best practices and standards
Strong PHP, JQuery, HTML5 and CSS3
Experience with MySQL development and performance improvements
Strong coding math skills for report and dashboard development
Strong Vanilla PHP experience (no frameworks)
SOAP/RESTful API creation and integration
Experience with Responsive/Mobile design
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
Up-to-date with the latest Web trends, techniques and technologies
Stand-out candidates may also have:
3-5+ years of professional programming background recommended
Full Stack Experience (PHP, MySQL, Apache)
Experience with SaaS applications
What sets us apart
Be one of the first people to join our fun, creative, and innovative environment with the following benefits:
Flexible Schedule & Work Location (yes we support remote workers)
To apply, click the link below and attach your resume and any relevant information you think we should know.