Web Developer

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Updated: October 5, 2018
Job ID: 213941
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Location: San Diego, CA, United States

Join the HJF Team!

HJF is seeking a Web Developer to support the Deployment Health Research Center (DHRC), located at the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) in San Diego, California. The position assists team members with PHP web application development and system administration tasks essential for the operation of large prospective cohort studies.


  1. Build, maintain, and optimize PHP web applications
  2. Assists incumbent staff with system and database administration responsibilities
  3. Provides assistance and training to system users
  4. Writes unit tests to assist in quality assurance goals
  5. Contributes to team efforts by accomplishing related duties as needed

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Experience with PHP programming language
  • Experience with MySQL
  • Experience with administering Linux servers (RHEL/CentOS/Debian)
  • Experience writing standards-compliant HTML/CSS/Javascript
  • Ability to write clear, concise copy
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work
  • Ability to make presentations to groups
  • Ability to be a self-starter and work independently
  • Ability to interface with investigators, vendors, research staff, and study participants
  • Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Experience with PHP Frameworks (CakePHP, Zend, Symfony, Yii, CodeIgniter, etc.)
  • Experience with software version control (git, svn, vcs, etc.)
  • Experience with writing unit tests and quality assurance procedures
  • Understanding of usability and UX principles

Minimum Education/Training Requirements: This position requires the equivalent of a college degree in computer science or 1+ years of related experience.

Physical Capabilities: Walking, standing, must be able to read reports, labels and use computer, must be able to hear well enough to communicate with coworkers, must be able to write, type, and use phone system

Work Environment: Office environment

* Must be a U.S. citizen and requires a Security Clearance *

HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.