Senior PHP Developer

Job title: Senior PHP Developer

Company: PCS Software Inc

Job description: Senior PHP Developer

Targeted Start Date: ASAP

Location: on site in the PCS Paramus, New Jersey Office full-time or in the Houston, Texas Office full-time

Company Background

PCS Software, Inc. is an AI platform for the transportation logistics marketspace providing the trucking industry’s most effective transportation management platform (TMP) to improve fleet management and delivery systems and increase profits for our customers. Through innovation and invention, our software individualizes work routines, consolidates workflows, and streamlines management controls to improve accountability, transparency, and eliminate costly and redundant manual processes.

Trucking companies and freight brokers trust PCS to optimize their dispatch, accounting, and fleet operations. TL, LTL, Intermodal, and freight brokerage services use our TMP to automate operations, easily access information, and reduce inefficiencies to maximize sales and revenue. Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, with regional offices now located across North America, PCS Software is the leading developer of hosted software solutions designed specifically for the ground transportation industry.

Job Description: Senior PHP Developer

PCS Software, Inc. is looking for a Senior PHP Developer who can plan, design, and develop new functionality who is also capable of leading junior developers to create new functionality and assist with maintenance of PCS Software, Inc. applications.


You will be responsible for PHP application development while participating in the full software development lifecycle, from concept and design to testing.

§ Maintain and enhance PCS’ proprietary transportation management system, Shipper SAAS PHP application, and related functions to go along with that responsibility.

§ Create and work with algorithms for shipment route optimization (LoadFusion)

§ Work with Rest API / WS Interfaces

§ Contribute to all phases of the software development lifecycle including coding, creating system documentation, system testing, and system maintenance.

§ Write well designed, testable, and efficient code.

§ Ensure designs are following specifications.

§ Prepare and produce releases of software components.

§ Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for review.

§ Code review other team members’ code.

§ Support a team of salespeople and business intelligence staff (Microsoft PowerBI).

§ Maintain and debug issues with custom content management and reporting system.


PCS Software is a company of motivated employees from a wide range of industries and backgrounds working toward a common goal – the success of our customers in the ground transportation industry. Our team works together and challenges each other to bring innovative ideas to the table to achieve our mission.

That is, to create the most effective transportation management system in the country at delivering process improvements that immediately result in operational efficiencies and revenue generation for our customers.

We look for the following skills and traits in all of our future hires:

§ Solid history of longevity at one company and the ability to show growth in your career progression.

§ At a personal and interpersonal level, we are looking for individuals who thrive and excel in teams and demonstrate big-picture thinking, willingness to explore new avenues, be persistent when things do not go well, and be committed to delivering and maintaining a high Do/Say ratio.

§ Persuasive communication skills, both oral and written, at the technical and managerial level.

§ Ability to communicate with internal teams to understand and document requirements, then ideate, plan, develop, and deliver solutions

§ Skill and ability to: collect, curate, organize, synthesize and/or analyze data to summarize findings and develop conclusions and evidence-based recommendations are essential.


BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related STEM subject


Our guiding principle at PCS Software is customer service. We believe that we are a customer service company that happens to make the best software in our industry. If you are driven to delight customers and treat every fellow employee with that same level of excellence and care, then we want to talk to you!

At PCS Software, we value our amazing people-centric culture of builders and doers over any skill that someone can offer. This is an amazing place to work, and we offer our team a creative, fun, educational, and challenging environment. We constantly focus on not only the customer’s journey and experience with PCS Software, but our individual journey as employees and the overall team experience as well.

Why Join PCS?

PCS Software, Inc. rewards your hard work with excellent opportunities for career growth and personal development. If you want to be the newest member of a vibrant group of energized technology leaders in an innovative and entrepreneurial environment, then apply online today to start building solutions that customers will love to use and join a company that truly rewards your hard work and values your talented contributions. If you would like to compete for this highly sought-after position, please submit your resume to .

PCS Software, Inc. is considered one of the best places to work because of our competitive compensation plans, comprehensive benefits plan with 100% company paid medical, dental, and vision premiums for you and your dependents, 401k with a 4% match, generous PTO package, a truly creative and fun working environment, complementary food/beverages in the office, paid training and development opportunities, paid gym/fitness facility membership, employee recognition programs, and amazing opportunities for career growth and personal development.

Work Authorization

PCS Software, Inc. will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

This job description provides many examples of the types of responsibilities required but is in not intended to be a comprehensive list. The incumbent will complete other job responsibilities as needed which are not specifically described in this document.

PCS Software, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

We thank all respondents for their interest in PCS Software, Inc. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. To view additional information on PCS Software, Inc., please visit our website at . No calls or agencies please.

Skills and Experience Required:

§ 5+ years Software Development experience using the following tools: PHPStorm, Javascript, React, GIT, Docker, Linux/UNIX, Scripting (Tooling), Database MySQL/MariaDB/Postgres.

§ 3+ years of experience designing and developing applications using the following languages: PHP, Javascript, Bash, C#, Python, and Java.

§ Must have strong trouble-shooter skills and competency in OOP, Laravel framework, PHPUnit, RobotFramework, and experience with object-oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.

§ Knowledge of relational databases.

§ Experience working with and developing custom APIs.

§ Excellent communication skills with strong attention to detail.


Expected salary:

Location: Paramus, NJ

Job date: Fri, 25 Feb 2022 08:22:42 GMT

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