Middle PHP developer (full stack developer) for the Policy Development/National Strategic Planning (ProjectUA)

Fixed Term
Posted 11 months ago


 Position: Middle PHP developer (full stack developer).

Employment Type: full-time, Monday-Friday.

Location: remote job position for now, with meetings in Ukraine once the security situation allows.

Reports to: Project Manager, Team Lead, Sector Lead.

Remuneration: fees are subject to negotiation and must not exceed established market rates.

At Alinea International, we value equity, diversity, and inclusivity in everything we do. We are an equal-opportunity employer opposed to all forms of discrimination. We actively seek and encourage applications from people of diverse backgrounds recognizing that an inclusive workforce enriches our organization and achieves smarter, more innovative results.

 Alinea is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. Given the nature of our work, candidates will be subjected to due diligence checks and to enhanced background checks as appropriate.

About Alinea International Ltd.:

Alinea is an international development consultancy providing technical and management expertise that helps people improve their lives. We work with governments, investors, companies and communities to create lasting change. Over 35 years, Alinea has successfully delivered more than 515 projects worldwide. www.alineainternational.com 

About the project:

In October 2019, Alinea International launched a new five-year project in Ukraine: Support Ukraine

Reforms in Governance (SURGe). SURGe is a technical assistance project in Ukraine, funded by Global Affairs Canada and implemented by Alinea International Ltd.

SURGe’s Ultimate Outcome is to help the Government of Ukraine (GoU) to deliver governance and economic reforms that better respond to the needs of its citizens.

To achieve this, the Project will strategically enhance and strengthen the GoU’s reform management functions, namely its capacity to undertake planning and analysis of reforms that consider citizen impact and to implement these reforms.

 Reform initiative and position summary:

SURGe provides technical assistance to multiple Ministries to:

  • increase their capacity in the development of policies/reforms, strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation using the Results-Based Management (RBM) methodology, which is already embedded into Ukraine’s legislation;
  • implement a citizen-centric approach to policy development according to GBA+ methodology as stated in Ukraine’s legislation.

To achieve these objectives SURGe Project is developing software to automate the abovementioned processes.

Middle PHP developer (full stack developer) will be working with a Tech Lead and the team to help the development of software to automate processes of planning and implementation reforms. As a Middle PHP developer, the candidate will ensure the development of software within the requirements and the time.

Key responsibilities:

  • Development of new project components.
  • Support of existing functionality.
  • Development of server and client parts.
  • Development of data visualization solutions.
  • Creation of interactive components.

Academic qualifications and experience:

  • 2+ years of proven experience with PHP7+/8.
  • 2+ years of proven experience with MySQL.
  • 1+ years of proven experience with Yii2.
  • Front-end and back-end development.
  • OOP.
  • Design Patterns.
  • Git.
  • Unix, nginx.
  • Apache.
  • Proficiency in English to read technical documentation.
  • Citizen of Ukraine.

 As a plus:

  • Experience with HTML/CSS.
  • Javascript (jQuery), Bootstrap, Vue.JS, Twig.
  • Oracle DB, MongoDB.
  • Redis, Memcached.
  • Sphinx or ElasticSearch.
  • Python.
  • Docker.
  • CI/CD.
  • API integration.

The duration of the contract is till the end of September 2023 with a possibility of extension (subject of approval and implemented deliverables during a previous deployment).

For contracting (after the job offer is made), the selected candidate is expected to be registered as a Private Entrepreneur of the 3d group (consultancy services).

Interested applicants are asked to submit their cover letter and CV to valeriias@alineainternational.com by July 19, 2023. Please, include the position title in your subject line and state your approximate salary expectations as a monthly rate in UAH or USD.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted; no telephone inquiries, please.

For more information about Alinea, please, visit our website: www.alineainternational.com

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