Now Hiring: Psyonix (creators of Rocket League)

Online Services Engineer

Psyonix, an independent video game developer located in downtown San Diego, is looking for a

qualified Online Services Engineer to build and maintain online services for games. The ideal

candidate has significant experience designing and programming online services.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design and program online services for games
  • Monitor online systems to ensure reliability
  • Perform deployments of online services
  • Develop automation tools and management tools
  • Write and maintain technical documentation
  • Work closely with other teams, including Game Design, Game Programming, and QA


  • Ability to write clean code that can be understood and maintained
  • Ability to write and maintain technical design documentation
  • Ability to verbally communicate complex technical information
  • Experience designing web services and APIs
  • Experience architecting online systems
  • Experience with SQL databases
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: Evening, overnight, weekend, holiday and on-call work may be required. Ideally, candidate should be available to participate in on-call escalation rotations if needed.


  • Experience with C# or PHP
  • MySQL experience
  • Cloud experience


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Now Hiring: Senior PHP Developer (veroFresh)

About Us

veroFresh is a new, innovative service developed by Lettuce Box LLC that will revolutionize the tracking of cold food transportation industry. The use of our service protects brands, increases shelf life and quality, reduces waste, and lends to a better consumer experience.

Position Overview

We’re looking for a website developer to join our team to help build new features, enhance and maintain existing features. The idea candidate will be competent in both frontend and backend PHP development. The developer position will be primarily office-based in Carlsbad, CA (this is not a remote position).

This is your chance to get in early to an exciting startup and join a team of all-stars that are passionate about their work. We expect you to be an all-star too.


  • Support, debug, optimize, and maintain existing features
  • Participate in agile planning and development process
  • Participate in planning new features
  • Building and document new features
  • Write unit tests and acceptance tests
  • Provide customer integrations, sometimes involving custom solutions
  • Design user-experience and user-interfaces
  • Occasional customer technical support

Must be proficient in:

  • PHP, MySQL (5+ years experience)
  • HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, jQuery
  • Linux command line, server administration, AWS
  • Web application programming (MVC, OOP, design patterns)
  • Git

Beneficial experience:

  • Yii2 PHP Framework
  • Bootstrap 3 CSS Framework
  • NoSQL databases
  • Testing frameworks (Codeception, PHPUnit, CasperJS, etc.

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary, DOE
  • Subsidized health benefits: pick your own insurance plan!
  • Daily ocean air in our coastal-facing office
  • Large parking lot; no hunting for a parking spot
  • . . . or take the train or bus to work! The Poinsettia train station is right outside our door.
  • Walking distance to the beach and a great surfing spot
  • Flexible working hours
  • Flexible PTO

How to Apply

Please send resume to and reference the position “Web Developer: veroFresh” in the subject line. Please include a code sample or a link to it, and your salary requirements. All submissions will be kept strictly confidential.

Now Hiring: Mid/Senior Backend Laravel Software Engineer

Stealth, funded startup in San Diego (UTC Area) is seeking the following:
Mid/Senior Backend Laravel Software Engineer
Must be comfortable working at a fast-paced, funded startup. Principals only, please.
  • Experience with Regular Expressions and Linux text-processing commands
  • Hands-on experience and desire to work in a Test-driven Development environment
  • 1+ years integrating with 3rd party APIs using OAuth 2.0 (single-sign-on to social networks)
  • 3+ years recent experience writing PHP including PHP 7.x
  • 5+ years developing backend web services APIs for web and mobile apps
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, early-stage, funded startup
  • 2+ years using PHP 5.5+, Laravel 5.x, and Eloquent ORM
  • Knowledge of design patterns and object-oriented design and programming principles
  • 5+ years writing complex SQL queries and stored procedures for MySQL,  Postgres, SQL Server or Oracle.
  • Some hands-on experience with PKI and encryption
  • Hands-on experience using message queues implemented with Redis, SQS, Beanstalkd, IronMQ or RabbitMQ
Additional desired skills:
  • Experience with Microservices a plus
  • Experience with auto-scaling and containers on AWS a plus
  • Experience with JSON Web Token (JWT) or other Token-based mechanisms a plus
  • Experience with Perl and Python a plus
  • Experience working with PCI/PII, PHI and/or HIPAA data and compliance a plus
  • Exposure to Vue.js and/or Angular 1.x a plus
  • Experience optimizing scalable data architecture and queries on MongoDB, CouchDB or Cloudant a plus
  • Must be a US Citizen or Legal Resident having a right to work in the US without sponsorship.
  • Principals only, please.
Remote and Flexible hours are possible, subject to weekly priorities, with minimum 3 days per week in the office.
To apply email Norm Katz (normkatz1 at gmail dot com) or call 619-890-5847

Now Hiring: Mid-level PHP Software Engineer

Position Summary

PayLease is currently seeking a mid-level PHP Software Engineer to support the continued development of its LAMP based, online payment system. PayLease is a small and growing company with a dynamic and exciting work environment. The ideal candidate will be able to work independently as well as part of a small, focused team. The engineering team at PayLease utilizes the Agile/Scrum development methodology and communication, teamwork and flexibility are crucial attributes to bring.  This position is a full-time, on-site position.

  • As a member of the Engineering team, you will contribute to the development and maintenance of the company’s e-payment system
  • Maintain and provide ongoing support of the existing PHP codebase
  • Design and develop object-oriented software in the PHP programming language, with an in-depth knowledge of procedural/structured/imperative design patterns
  • Provide Tier-2 technical support to Customer Care (internal) personnel
  • Possess keen attention to detail and strong communication skills


  • Four-year degree in CS or equivalent in experience
  • 2 to 4 years of experience as an application developer using the PHP programming language
  • Familiarity with Linux systems (Red Hat, CentOS, Ubuntu) and proficiency with command line syntax and shell scripting
  • Solid knowledge of HTML, XHTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Extremely detail-oriented, creative, dependable and trustworthy, with a positive attitude
  • Strong analytical and communication skills are needed, as well as an ability to multitask, collaborate, and work well within a team environment


  • Experience with the Agile/Scrum software development methodology
  • Knowledge of Web 2.0 frameworks and methods
  • Knowledge of underlying web technologies: HTTP (request, response, headers, cookies), HTML, XHTML (semantic and structural markup), CSS, JavaScript and AJAX
  • Knowledge of the LAMP architecture and related concepts
  • Strong understanding of Web Services and SOAP


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