Back-end Web Developer

Houston, Texas Global Healing Center

Who we are:

Global Healing Center is a leading manufacturer, distributor, and retailer of healthy living products, specializing in cleansing and detoxification. Our mission: create and market the best products possible, help as many people as we can through education, and provide customers with solutions to live a healthy lifestyle. Check us out at *************************** [********************************************************************* if you are truly interested in working with us.

Here’s the job:

You will be part of a team of front-end and back-end developers to maintain and carry out web development projects for our websites. This includes our main ecommerce site and several microsites. You must have a solid understanding of ecommerce and CMS platforms, LAMP stack experience, and hands-on front-end/back-end development. You will be expected to be an effective team-member and contribute creative solutions for our growing web technology needs.


* Configure and maintain Magento and WordPress to work with other business tools;
* Implement/consume REST services;
* Maintain PCI compliance requirements;
* Provide suggestions and recommendations for new technology solutions;
* Monitor scheduled database and application backups;
* Adhere to code standards;
* Maintain the web infrastructure for high availability of critical e-commerce operations.
* Perform continuous web site improvements and optimizations;
* Review, evaluate, analyze and modify existing programming as necessary;
* Work collaboratively with other teams on projects to improve and enhance our websites.


* Bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or another related field;
* Minimum 2 years of back-end web development experience;
* Knowledge of e-commerce and database operations;
* Comfortable in a Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP (LAMP) environment;
* Strong knowledge of web frameworks;
* Strong technical knowledge of the following: XML, PHP, SQL, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, MySQL, Prototype, HTML5, CSS3;
* Strong PHP, OOP, and MVC principles and design patterns;
* Ability to work in a fast-paced, task-focused, team environment;
* Strong initiative and self-starting approach;
* Ability to operate effectively during rapid growth;
* Great attention to details;
* Excellent problem-solving skills;
* Experience working with responsive and mobile web development;
* Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with low tolerance for error.


* Knowledge of or experience in natural health industry;
* Actively embraces healthy living;
* Believes in helping others;
* Enjoys making a positive change in the world;
* Knowledge of SEO best practices;
* Available after-hours for servers/application troubleshooting;
* RedHat/CentOS, AWS, AMP


* Paid Time Off (PTO);
* Company covered health, dental, vision, and life insurance;
* 5% 401(k) match plus an additional 4%;
* Allowances for gym, continuing education, preventative care and other reimbursements;
* Employee store credit;
* Company sponsored events;
* Fun team-building activities.

How do I apply?

Fill out the online application and please be sure to include a copy of your resume AND a cover letter to us in PDF or Word Format.

This job description reflects our initial assessment of this position. It in no way is meant to limit or exclude any task which may be assigned. We are excited to add a new member to our team, and we believe strongly in growing from within. Please expect to learn new things while working here, and realize that you will be a valuable asset to the company.

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