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Adams & Knight Wins Best of Show

We’re proud to have won more awards than any agency at the Ad Club of CT’s annual award show—including Best of Show, best copywriting and best art direction honors.

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Senior Software Engineer

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Seeking a senior developer capable of handling multiple projects and have strong interpersonal skills. This person should have a well-developed design sensibility and an eye for detail and be skilled at verbal and written communications. The developer must be a self-starter and have the ability to think outside of the box.



  • Strategic development, enhancements and refactoring of existing critical components in PHP and Node.js applications
  • Add or modify endpoints to an existing RESTful API and document them
  • Write additional test suites in Node.js, following our standards
  • Deliver high-quality testable code with attention to details
  • Keep documentation up to date with the delivered code
  • Debugging applications, fixing bugs and tuning application performance

Nice to have skills:

  • Having worked with AWS in a production environment (serverless experience is a plus)
  • Having worked with Docker
  • Working experience in Yii1 and Yii2
  • Working experience in application security, cloud environment security is a plus
  • PHP/Node.js unit testing, Selenium, CI/CD
  • Experience in stress/load testing
  • Experience with Linux servers is a plus


  • 5+ years of experience as an application developer in a team environment
  • Proficient in PHP, HTML, JS, CSS, Node.js
  • Strong JavaScript skills
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Having worked with MVC frameworks such as Yii
  • Working experience with tools such as Git, Grunt/Gulp
  • Proficient in relational databases SQL & MySQL
  • Intermediate level mongoDB
  • Intermediate level SASS/SCSS, TypeScript
  • Strong back-end skills
  • Proven ability to learn and adapt to change quickly and easily
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science is preferred

For consideration, please forward your resume to brian.mcclear@adamsknight.com.