We need to continue to write and add connections. You would be working in modern object oriented PHP inside a large existing codebase in Laravel 4. There are a number of helper methods available.
... It's a matter of figuring out the external API, and writing the code to authenticate, pull, and push from them, then calling the helper methods in our codebase to pass the information in. We need someone who is familiar with modern PHP and understands how to develop code that will monitor its own progress, and fail gracefully in a way it can be restored.