Software Engineer – PHP at KnowBe4

Title: Software Engineer – PHP
Company: KnowBe4

We are looking for an outstanding Software Engineer to work on exciting products for KnowBe4’s customers. While you need to understand reasonable software security practices, you do not need to have a background in information security. Just be a great engineer, bring new ideas to the table and ship software! You’ll work together with other engineers in a fast ­paced, agile development environment using PHP to build rich web ­based applications.

Our highly collaborative teams rapidly release software in an environment where innovation is applauded and minimizing distractions from real work is top priority.

We just had our 19th record setting quarter in a row and ranked #1 in the Tampa Bay Times Workplaces Survey. Are you up to the challenge? If so, apply now to join our team!


-Design and develop PHP web applications in an agile development environment

-Evaluate and utilize cutting edge JavaScript frameworks

-Design and develop PHP back end solutions

-Rapidly prototype and refine applications based on user experience feedback

-Collaborate with product managers, UX staff and fellow engineers to establish and refine requirements

-Leverage cloud technologies within Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2 and more)


-Strong understanding of PHP MVC Frameworks such as Yii Framework

-Strong with JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery

-Experience designing responsive web applications with Bootstrap and AJAX

-Experience with common SQL data layers such as MySQL

-Experience with Linux command line basics

-Experience building commercial web applications using PHP

-Built applications with current and forward ­facing web standards like CSS3 and HTML5

Additional Qualifications:

-Communication skills, verbal & written

-Yii Framework

-General understanding of compliance requirements (HIPAA, PCI DSS, ISO, NIST, etc)

-5+ years of relevant experience

-B.S. or B.A. in Computer Science or Software Engineering (or comparable work experience) required

Note: A personality test, background check and drug test may be part of your hiring procedure.

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