Contour Careers – Software Developer

Contour Software

The Division

CORESense , a division of Constellation Software Inc, is an all-in-one Point of Sale, eCommerce and retail business management solution designed to lower costs and increase sales. It wraps point of sale, store operations, ecommerce, inventory management, order management, and customer management software around a centralized product, customer and inventory database.

Founded in 2001, CORESense delivered the market’s first cloud-based retail management solution in 2003 and is now recognized as one of the premier providers of retail management software solutions.

The Position

The division is looking for Senior Software Developer to participate in the implementation of strategic new features for their retail and ecommerce management platform. This is an exciting position; they are taking a successful platform and expanding upon it with new technologies and third-party integrations. They are also making extensive architectural enhancements to make it better scale to the enterprise. This is a chance to shine and gain enterprise experience while working with a fantastic team.

The selected candidate shall work out of the Contour Software Karachi office, working as part of the resource-center team, as an extension of the onshore R&D team.


  • Develop PHP applications from detailed designs and specifications
  • Perform MySQL data management and schema management scripts and interfaces
  • Participate in design reviews
  • leading to increase in cost or deterioration in quality.
  • Troubleshoot and correct reported issues
  • Report status on assignments
  • Document technical implementations

Required Qualifications:

  • University/College education or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or related discipline.
  • 5+ years of experience in PHP/MySQL Web applications having used OOP PHP
  • 5+ years of experience in User Interface development and implementations using HTML, CSS, and AJAX
  • Business logic/object development in a highly data-driven environment involving MySQL data access and query optimization
  • Experience in Linux OS command line operations and handling file level manipulation/permissions
  • Version control using Git
  • Hosting PHP applications on Apache or Nginx
  • Candidates having experience in .NET or Java and are willing to learn/work on PHP can also apply.

Desired Qualifications/Experience

  • Zend Framework
  • Composer dependency management
  • JQuery Mobile/HTML5
  • AWS EC2 RDS database
  • Docker

Exciting Benefits we offer:

  • Market-leading Salary
  • Medical Coverage Self & Dependents
  • Parents Medical Coverage
  • Provident Fund
  • Employee Performance-based bonuses
  • Home Internet Subsidy
  • Conveyance Allowance
  • Profit Sharing Plan [Tenured Employees Only]
  • Life Benefit
  • Child Care Facility [Karachi & Lahore only]
  • Company provided Lunch/Dinner
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Recreational area for in-house games [Karachi & Lahore only]
  • Sporadic On-shore training opportunities
  • Friendly work environment
  • Leave Encashment

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