PHP and MySQL developer wanted in Montreal

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Netvention - Web Site Developer
Geographical area: Montreal (Region of)
Type of position: PERMANENT
Job field: Information Technology / Multimedia
Main Task: Internet Prog. (PHP, MySQL)

Salary: Depends on experience
Start date: Now
Netvention® is the leading provider of services for finding,
extracting, and harvesting business information from the Web. Through
its patented Netvention Extractor(TM), the company provides businesses
with accurate and up-to-date marketing lists collected directly from
the Web. Our database marketing solutions are offered to online
service providers including ISPs, web hosting firms and ecommerce

The Netvention Extractor technology intelligently navigates web sites,
classifies web pages and extracts from them specific factual
information. By applying this advanced text mining approach to the
extraction of sales leads information, we maintain the most complete
database of businesses with a web site.


As the web site developer, you will be involved in developping the
business data web service of Netvention which include:

- a search engine accessing over 11 million records in a MySQL
database ;
- account management and online payment modules ;
- online business data analysis tools.

Your activities at Netvention will cover:

- Upgrade and maintain Netvention's web sites and online database
- Participate in the design of our new web services
- Program the back-end of all web services including the search
engine, account management and business data online analysis tools
- Collaborate with the R&D team regarding new developments and web
- Improve and implement efficient database schemas and queries.


You are a hands-on person who has worked with large and complex online
databases in your professional life. You have solid experience in
designing and implementing transactional web sites. You understand
that the success of web services critically depends on high quality
design and implementation of back-end components.

Mandatory requirements
*** At least 3 years experience with PHP *** on complex and large
MySQL database connected to a web site is a MUST.

Important requirements
Experience with transactional web site is also key. Previous work
experience with MySQL (at least 1 year), Javascript, CSS, XML,
Actionscript, Dreamweaver and Linux are stong assets. In-depth
understanding of the Internet networking is an asset.

If you are interested, please email your resume in plain text or MS
Word, or fax it to us.  Also include URL of websites on which you have

Please do not apply, if you do not meet ALL the essential
requirements. You can contact us only if you qualify and need the

For candidates outside Montreal, please note we do not cover
relocation fees and you should be able to meet us for an interview.

  Technical expertise:  
  Essential: 3 years of PHP programming experience  
  Essential: 1 year of MySQL
  Essential: 3 years with SQL on large complex databases  
  Essential: Computer or engineering bachelor degree  
  Important: Transactional web site design experience  
  Important: Javascript, CSS, XML, Actionscript, Dreamweaver and Linux
  Important: Oracle database experience  
  Important: Very good written and spoken english  

  Other requirements:

Creative thinker and solid team player with very good interpersonal
skills a must. You should be able to handle important work load
involving multiple tasks under tight schedule. Very good project
management skills are essential. Good english technical writing skills
are required. BS required.


Fax: (514) 877-9706

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