PHP programmer required in Cape Town. The company is a dynamic young energetic team working on new exciting opportunities. If you want to be part of such a team with great growth prospects please give us a call.
Previous working experience as a PHP Developer for 4 year(s).
BSc/MSc in Computer Science, Engineering or a similar relevant field.
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).
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.
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
Prepare and maintain all applications utilizing standard development tools
Utilize backend data services and contribute to increase existing data services API
Lead the entire web application development life cycle right from concept stage to delivery and post launch support
Refactor, optimize and improve the existing codebase for maintenance and scale
Use test driven development and acceptance tests to ensure feature quality
Interface with customer and internal teams to gather requirements and develop software solutions
Convey effectively with all task progress, evaluations, suggestions, schedules along with technical and process issues
Document the development process, architecture, and standard components
Coordinate with co-developers and keeps project manager well informed of the status of development effort and serves as liaison between development staff and project manager
Keep abreast of new trends and best practices in web development