RELX Group Software Engineer III - PHP in Boca Raton, Florida

Software Engineer III - PHP


Location: Boca Raton, Florida, United States

Software Engineer – PHP

Web Development

Boca Raton, FL

You will develop applications that support 100K+ customers daily for our web product. Cross browser compatibility knowledge will be a BIG PLUS, as our customers access our products with many different browsers. Any experience developing large-scale web applications will be another asset. If you are an energetic, self-motivated problem solver who works well on a team, this may be the job for you.

This position performs moderately difficult research, design, and software development assignments within a specific software functional area or product line. The position should have the ability to work on individual pieces of work and solve problems including specific browser related errors, performance improvements, and code optimizations.

Technical Skills you will need:

PHP / LAMP Application Development

Relation Database Systems (MySQL, Sybase)

Unix / Linux Operating System


Apache Web Servers

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Experience with XML, XSLT, Ajax, Web Services, Cross-Browser Compatibility and Version Control systems (SVN)

  • Experience with web based JavaScript mapping, layers, geo-coding is a plus.

  • Experience with page templating systems, session data storage, caching, and inter-process communication.

Experience developing large-scale web applications.

  • Experience with the PHP Laravel framework.

  • Understanding of professional software development processes. Including familiarity with the cycles of requirements definition, issue tracking, version control, automated testing, deployment and maintenance.

  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment.

  • Candidate must be an energetic, self-motivated problem solver who works well in a team.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, math or equivalent technical discipline or equivalent technical experience

  • 3 + years’ experience in full lifecycle development process including design, development, testing and implementation of moderate to advanced complexity systems.

  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with cross functional groups as required.

  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills with both technical and non technical audiences including management and cross functional groups.

  • Ability to conduct in-depth research and work through complex problems successfully and reach workable solutions.

  • Knowledge of large complex systems within the functional area.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a project team to coordinate web application and determine project scope and limitations

  • Adding new functionality to an existing enterprise level application while not impacting any existing functionality.

  • Write and review portions of detailed specifications for the development of system components of moderate complexity

  • Work closely with other development team members to understand moderately complex product requirements and translate them into software designs.

  • Successfully implement development processes, coding best practices, and code reviews.

  • Operate in various development environments (Agile, Waterfall, etc.) while collaborating with key stakeholders.

  • Resolve technical issues as necessary.

  • Keep abreast of new technology developments.

  • Complete bug fixes.

  • All other duties as assigned.

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or