- Employment: Internship
Visual Chameleon, Inc.
Visual Chameleon is a US tech startup applying AI in fashion. Its main product platform is called Voilà!, an e-commerce and data analytics platform connecting influencers (KOLs) with 90%+ global fashion brands; with a unique visual search and recommendation engine, fashion influencers can better tailor their content and product promotions for their followers, and yield higher conversion rate.
Position Title : PHP developer (Intern)
Description of Role
Are you a highly ambitious PHP Developer looking for a challenging role where you can learn lots more?
We are looking for a motivated PHP Developer to come join our fast-paced, fun and rewarding agile agile team of professionals.
If you are passionate about technology, constantly seeking to learn and improve skill set, then you are the type of person we are looking for!
Duties and responsibilities
Develop, record and maintain cutting edge web-based PHP applications on portal plus premium service platforms
Build innovative, state-of-the-art applications and collaborate with the User Experience (UX) team
Integration of data storage solutions
Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability, automation
Design and implement of low-latency, high-availability, and performing applications
Utilize backend data services and contribute to increase existing data services API
Keep abreast of new trends and best practices in web development
Experience with PHP MVC frameworks (Symfony, Kohana, CodeIgniter, etc.)
User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system
Familiarity with limitations of PHP as a platform and its workarounds
Extensive experience with Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
Hands on Angular, couchDB and/or MongoDB
Excellent relational database skills with MySQL
Experience with building restful JSON web services
Knowledge of API's, such as twitter, Facebook, Google maps, Instagram, etc.
Understanding of responsive design frameworks such as bootstrap
English or Chinese (普通话) - one must be work efficient
Location: Jingan Temple, Shanghai (can work remotely sometimes)
Hours per week: 10-20hrs
Start Date: September
Minimum duration: 3 months
Internship stipend: Unpaid to up to 2000RMB/month
Instead of a cover letter, please answer the following questions:
What is the problem you want to solve today with technology? And what is the problem you think we’re solving it in the wrong way today and why?
What are the 1-2 achievements you are most proud of?