PHP REST API Programmer

Cancelled

Job Description

We are looking for a knowledgeable PHP programmer who is familiar with developing REST API's that use Sockets, MySQL, SSL/HTTPS and basic authentication.

Project Details
A REST API needs to be created that can integrate with a library ILS database using 3M's Standard Interchange Protocol v2 (SIP2). This REST API must work over SSL/HTTPS, and accept basic authentication before processing any commands. The API will need to be able to perform the following functions as described in the 3M Documentation:

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We would like to modify this existing project to meet our needs, with additional functionality as listed above.
http://code.google.com/p/php-sip2/

We will provide specifications on how we would like the API to function and what data should be returned, as well as providing a testing ILS server and patron account. Please be able to meet twice weekly on Skype for updates.

3M Documentation for SIP2
http://multimedia.3m.com/mws/mediawebserver?mwsId=SSSSSu7zK1fslxtUm8_9m82Uev7qe17zHvTSevTSeSSSSSS--

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Skills: apache, json