REMOTE – Sr PHP Software Engineer

Harbor Compliance

Software Engineer – Remote


Explore a Dynamic Role at Harbor Compliance


About Harbor Compliance:

Harbor Compliance simplifies the complexities of compliance, providing leading-edge software solutions and services to organizations across various industries. We ensure our clients can meet their regulatory obligations seamlessly and efficiently. As our company continues to grow, we are seeking a talented Software Engineer to join our Scrum team and contribute to the enhancement of our cutting-edge compliance platforms.

Why Join Harbor Compliance?

At Harbor Compliance, we foster an environment where you can grow professionally and personally. We are committed to innovation, excellence, and empowering our employees. Our remote-first culture offers flexibility, ensuring a balance between professional achievements and personal well-being. Join us to contribute to a team where your efforts are recognized and make a significant impact on our sophisticated compliance solutions.


Position Overview:

The Software Engineer is an essential component of our Scrum team, tasked with designing, developing, and refining system components and product enhancements. This position is perfect for a technically savvy individual who enjoys full-stack development and desires to make a tangible impact through clean, effective coding. Your work will contribute directly to the success of our clients and involve you in strategic discussions about technological standards and improvements.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop software features independently that cater to our customers’ needs.
  • Collaborate proactively with team members to ensure project deliverables are met and exceed expectations.
  • Gain a deep understanding of our application architecture to enhance functionality and user experience.
  • Uphold and advance technical standards within the team, contributing to process and system enhancements.
  • Effectively manage multiple priorities and adapt to changing project requirements.
  • Work closely with Business Analysts and Stakeholders to refine and clarify project requirements, ensuring accurate and functional implementations.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent professional background.
  • Strong proficiency in object-oriented programming and design patterns, particularly in PHP.
  • Comprehensive experience in the full lifecycle of software development (design, coding, testing, debugging).
  • Skilled in using PHP frameworks such as CakePHP, Laravel, or Symfony.
  • Experience in front-end development with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, including frameworks like Vue.js, Angular, or React.
  • Proven ability to develop and debug RESTful web APIs.
  • Familiarity with MySQL or other similar relational databases.
  • Experienced in Agile Scrum practices and modern software development environments including CI/CD, TDD, and pair programming.
  • A problem-solving mindset with excellent analytical skills.
  • Strong independent work ethic and a commitment to continuous learning in the compliance sector.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to absorb complex, changing technologies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 3 years of professional experience in web application development.
  • Familiarity with the LEMP stack is highly advantageous.

Location and Hours

This is a full-time position. You are welcome to work remotely or from our Rockville, MD, or Lancaster, PA, offices.


Competitive salary and generous benefits including paid time off; seven paid holidays; health plan including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; and a 401(k) retirement plan with a company match program.

If you are looking to leverage your skills in a role that offers challenges and opportunities to innovate, we would love to hear from you. Visit Harbor Compliance Careers to submit your application today. Join us as we continue to set standards in the compliance industry.

Harbor Compliance is an equal-opportunity employer.

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