PHP (LAMP) Backend Developer

Playa Vista, CA

Fullscreen Direct (a Fullscreen Media company) is a powerful, integrated Direct to Fans tech platform for artists and creators to run their digital businesses and engage directly with their fans using tools for marketing, commerce and content distribution.

Fullscreen Direct is looking for a PHP (LAMP) Backend Developer interested in high performance web applications. You will work on a team with other developers and be responsible for designing, implementing and shipping new features as well as improving existing features and back-end infrastructure. You are capable of building fast, scalable code that accomplishes business goals against an ever changing digital landscape.

Our engineering team is an enthusiastic, passionate group who value learning and mentorship. We regularly run and participate in internal talks about new technologies, board game nights and anonymous, internal white hat hacking sessions. Our mission is to build robust and innovative systems in the most efficient and scalable way possible.


    • Work as part of Fullscreen Direct’s core development team, creating features and optimizing existing functionality.
    • Ship code nearly every single day.
    • Create high performing, scalable solutions for various business and technical problems.
    • Be self-directed and be able to prioritize your own workload.
    • Follow-through from project inception through design to detailed completion.
    • Iterate on solutions based on internal and external (customer) feedback.
    • Participate in design process, gathering requirements with other engineers.
    • Participate in the on call schedule (weekly rotations about one a month)


    • PHP
    • PHP MVC Frameworks (we use Symfony, experience with others (i.e. Zend, Cake, Yii, etc.) still good)
    • MySQL
    • Git


    • QA/Testing (Codeception, PHPUnit, Cucumber, Selenium)
    • Operating systems (Linux, OS X)
    • Software (Apache, Memcached, Redis, Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ)
    • 3rd party integrations (Billing, Shipping)

Benefits & Perks

    • Health, dental and vision benefits
    • 401(k) with a company match
    • Generous paid time off each year
    • Both paid maternity time and paid paternity time
    • Flexible dress code
    • Flexible work hours
    • Kitchen stocked with snacks
    • Catered meal on Fridays
    • Pet Insurance

Fullscreen is a global media company that develops online creators and programs multi-platform entertainment experiences. 600 million subscribers generate more than 6 billion video views across Fullscreen’s global network each month. Headquartered in Los Angeles, the company was founded in January 2011 by CEO George Strompolos, a co-creator of the original YouTube Partner Program. Fullscreen owns and operates leading creative production studio Rooster Teeth, video game culture network ScrewAttack, and social media studio McBeard. Fullscreen’s network includes more than 70,000 creators, featuring the Fine Bros., O2L (Our 2nd Life), Andrea Russett, Devin Supertramp and Jack and Jack. Visit for more information.

For a behind-the-scenes glance at what it's like to work at Fullscreen Media, click HERE.
Fullscreen, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, or disability.