Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is seeking an advanced software developer to join our business applications team. Working within a small team (roughly 10 developers), you will have the opportunity to create applications that have a direct and meaningful impact on the company’s engineering, manufacturing, and financial success.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Be a force multiplier for other departments by building features that provide them with new capabilities and increased productivity
  • Become knowledgeable in the business domains relevant to the software you build and support
  • Help your team to continuously improve by contributing to tooling, documentation, and development practices
  • Regularly interact with your internal users and stakeholders, having a material influence on the functional and technical outcomes of your work
  • Balance new feature development with application support, technical planning, and operations work

Required Qualifications

  • Five or more years of professional software development experience
  • Two or more years of experience writing production object-oriented PHP in a professional setting
  • Previous development experience with one or more modern web frameworks (X-ES uses Symfony)
  • Confident with with Git, GitHub/GitLab/Phabricator, and common Git-based development workflows, such as pull requests and rebasing
  • Basic knowledge of common PHP tooling and its ecosystem: Composer, Packagist, PSRs, etc.
  • Comfortable using Linux as a primary workstation environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with automated testing tools (e.g., Xdebug, PHPUnit, Behat) and authoring unit testable code
  • Experience with Knockout.js
  • Some familiarity with design patterns and architectural patterns of enterprise software
  • REST and RPC API design and development experience
  • Any of the following system administration skills: LXC, Ansible, ZFS, Bash scripting, Jenkins, MySQL administration / clustering or related tools and technologies
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

Compensation and Benefits

Engineering Solutions offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits, including group health and dental insurance, paid time off, 401(k) contribution, and participation in the employee stock ownership plan.

About X-ES

Extreme Engineering Solutions is located in the Madison, WI area. The company designs and manufactures rugged embedded computing solutions for a variety of applications.

Extreme Engineering Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by law.

All X-ES job postings and application procedures are posted in compliance with Section 39.08 of the Madison General Ordinances.

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