PHP Professional Services Software Consultant
We are seeking a highly skilled PHP Professional Services Software Consultant to join the Professional Services and
Solution Consulting Team. This position offers the opportunity to work at various locations and provide consulting
and guidance to customers and pre sales prospects including developers, consultants, and project managers.
Zend Technologies, the PHP company, is a pioneer and leader in the development and propagation of PHP-based
solutions. Zend provides a complete solution to develop, test, deploy, maintain and protect PHP applications. Over
5,000 software developers and IT professionals are certified Zend Engineers. The company is an internationally
recognized authority and plays a leadership role in the PHP and open- source communities. Zend is largely
accountable for the explosive growth of PHP.
The company is headquartered in Cupertino, CA, maintains a development operation in Israel and field operations
in Germany, France, Ireland, India, the United Kingdom and Italy.
The position is based in Paris, France.
- Deliver customer consulting engagements including deployments, development of PHP applications, performance & security reviews of PHP applications
- Demonstrate Zend technologies during presales engagements and address technical aspects throughout the sales cycle
- Expert level PHP architecture Consulting
- Mentor and educate enterprise IT professionals on PHP, Zend products, Zend framework and LAMP technologies
- Understand customer technical and business requirements, design and scope technical engagements
- Deploy and configure Zend software products suite at customer sites
- Represent Zend including as a speaker or author in PHP, LAMP/WAMP events and community resources
- 3+ years experience developing professional PHP/LAMP solutions
- 3+ years experience delivering consulting for technical customer engagements
- Apache and Linux administration and optimization required; Windows/IIS advantage.
- Experience with Database Design and Optimization (MySQL preferred)
- Zend Framework development experience - advantage
- Knowledge of MVC, SOAP, SOA, and DOM
- Strong software architecture skills in both an object-oriented and procedural environment and a working knowledge of design patterns
- Must be willing to travel (50%+)
- Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent academic experience
- Personal Qualifications
- Excellent Interpersonal, presentation and communication skills
- Ability to work both individually and in a team environment, meet tight deadlines and work on several projects simultaneously
- Must be able to articulate advanced technical solutions and concepts to both business and technical audiences
- Must be organized and able to commit and deliver project plans and timelines
- Fluent in French and English. Spanish would be a plus.
Please send relevant CVs in English via email: email@example.com