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Principal Software Engineer - PHP

Job ID : 13976

Job Title : Principal Software Engineer - PHP

Location : Boston, MA

Company Name : Acquia

Industry : Information Technology

Salary : $65,000 - $115,000  per year

Job Type : Fulltime

Posted on: 2020-06-02

Required Skills : Deep, Working Knowledge Of LAMP Stack,Strong Experience In Different Programming Languages: PHP, Ruby, Go, Python

Benefits : No benefits are available

Job Description :


Responsibility :


  • Influence and lead other product and engineering teams via quality of ideas, code and communication as a domain expert but not as the reporting manager for any of them
  • Interface with and influence internal stakeholders, including the CPO and CTO, engineering leads, product managers, and executives
  • Diagram and document current and future architectural plans sufficiently that necessary stakeholders can understand how Acquia's technology works
  • Drive deployment of new features or systems and the retirement of old ones, overcoming inertial resistance to change from customers and employees, in order to simplify product development and operations and increase velocity
  • Have a solid understanding of the platform and how different parts interact with each other
  • Mentor other engineers
  • Write blogs, white papers, and demonstrate domain expertise for internal/external publication
  • Collaborate with vendors and influence their roadmap to align with Acquia's long term roadmap
  • Able to influence and lead experienced and battle-tested engineers by example
  • A passionate learner who provides guidance through questions as opposed to statements
  • Inclined to document and diagram ideas as a primary method of communication
  • Able to communicate complex, technical concepts to a wide range of stakeholders with varying perspectives and technical expertise
  • Comfortable under pressure and welcome new challenges
  • Able to work in an agile DevOps methodology collaborating and enabling all around them


Requried :


  • Deep, working knowledge of LAMP stack
  • Strong Object Oriented Programming experience
  • Cloud hosting experience (e.g., Amazon Web Services, Google Compute)
  • Holistic understanding of the Internet and hosting from the network layer up through the application layer.
  • 10+ years of related experience
  • Strong background with service oriented architecture, building scalable, reliable systems
  • Strong experience in different programming languages: PHP, Ruby, Go, Python
  • Configuration management (e.g., Puppet, Ansible, Chef)
  • Experience with modern containerization systems: Docker, LXC, etc.
  • Web security and compliance experience (e.g., Firewalls, IDS/IPS systems, DOS prevention and PCI, HIPAA, FedRAMP, etc.)
  • Networking (e.g., TCP/IP, Routing, DNS, load balancing, HTTP caching, clustering, VPN, etc.)
  • Experienced Linux OS system management (Ubuntu, Centos)
  • Automated testing and continuous integration experience--Jenkins, TravisCI, unit tests, system tests, etc.
  • Drupal setup, maintenance and operational knowledge
  • Advanced knowledge of distributed database management and concepts
  • Advanced knowledge of distributed file system management and concepts

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