PHP Web Developer

Old Saybrook, CT
Product and Technology
As a PHP Web Developer, you will be involved in all aspects of the software development lifecycle. We need true software engineers who are experts at what they do and want to be a part of a lively, fun, and collaborative team culture. This is a fulltime position that will report directly to the IT Manager.


    • Perform a mix of maintenance, enhancements, and new development as required
    • Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges
    • Work cross-functionally to convert business needs into technical specifications
    • Coordinate with designers, administrators, project managers and other programmers
    • Implement high-level requirements to produce robust solutions, within predefined timelines, and scope limitations
    • Participate in customer support processes
    • Expertly present and communicate with the business and IT team


    • 5+ years demonstrated experience working with LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP)
    • Experience with Linux OS
    • Familiarity with source control; preferably Git
    • Solid knowledge and proficiency in CSS, JavaScript, PHP and HTML, JSON, jQuery
    • Excellent application development skills and proven track record delivering well designed and simple solutions in a complex environment
    • Demonstrated expertise in a variety of application development, technology concepts, practices, and procedures
    • Proven advanced experience using and migrating to leading technologies
    • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • Experience with Unit Testing
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work independently and in a team environment


    • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
    • Life insurance, disability and 401(k)
    • Casual dress code
    • Generous paid leave policies including a PTO allowance for your vacation, personal, or sick days
    • Holidays that include the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and more!
About Tantor Media

Tantor Media, a division of RBmedia, is one of the fastest-growing audiobook publishers globally. Located in Old Saybrook, Connecticut, Tantor Media has over 15 years of experience in the audio market publishing over 300 exclusive titles per month.

“Tantor” is Tarzan’s elephant friend in Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs, the first audiobook Tantor published. “Tantor” was chosen to represent the company because elephants never forget and we like to think of our titles as unforgettable. And just as those big ears make Tantor an excellent listener, the Tantor Media goal is to listen to – and respond to – our customer’s wants and needs.