PHP Developer (Vancouver)

Date: 2011-03-25, 9:43AM PDT

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Do you want to help deliver mobile apps for some of the highest profile festivals and events on the planet? Xomo is the market leader in providing world-class mobile apps to events. We recently won the Best Mobile App trophy at the Canadian New Media Awards for delivering the highly-successful Official Mobile Spectator Guide for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games. Our team is now delivering apps for some of the world’s largest events, festivals, conferences and trade shows. Clients include SXSW, Lollapalooza and the Olympics. You will work with a team of talented mobile application developers and designers building apps for iOS (iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad), Android, BlackBerry and other devices.

We’re looking for a talented PHP programmer to work on mobile web implementations and to evolve the suite of web-based tools related to our successful Mobile Event Guide and Mobile Live Experience products. This position is available full-time and in our Vancouver office. We include medical and dental benefits, three weeks vacation, a great work environment and a profit sharing plan. We would consider hiring a contractor in the Vancouver-area (no tele-commuters please).

The job involves implementing designs on web and mobile environments using:
- Javascript/JQuery

Candidates MUST have the following qualifications:
- A strong understanding of PHP/SQL
- A strong understanding of cross-browser issues and remedies
- Experience with development of mobile web pages

The best candidates will also have the following. The are not requirements but are nice to haves.
- Familiarity with a variety of PHP frameworks
- Experience with PHP-based CMS tools like Drupal or Joomla
- WordPress experience
- Experience developing for mobile platforms such as iOS, Android, and Blackberry

Interested candidates should forward their resume at their earliest convenience to We look forward to meeting you!

For more information on Xomo, visit:

Originally posted 2011-03-25 18:37:01. Republished by Blog Post Promoter