PHP Developer

Remuneration:negotiable Market related 
Location:Cape Town
Type: Permanent
Company:Datafin Recruitment

Our client, a publishing house that specialises in creating learning media for training providers, colleges, and private education centres, is looking for a PHP developer to join their team in Cape Town. Skills you need are jQuery/JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, PHP, MySQL, with knowledge of WordPress and Joomla.

  • Develop and maintain our bespoke CMS.
  • Add features to the CMS. This is a massive job as the CMS is our cornerstone for all the products that we roll out. You would be working in JavaScript and PHP mainly, so those need to be your strong points.
  • Develop and maintain our bespoke LCMS.
  • Add features to our LCMS
  • Work on other software we have that facilitates our core value of integrated learning, namely our HTA video and PDF content rendering application, our subscription platform developed in Joomla, our company website developed in Wordpress, and a bespoke uploading platform for assignments.
  • Maintain an up-to-date work schedule, and be easily accountable to deadlines you have set.
  • Meeting up with other staff members to give briefing on your progress and to share ideas.
  • jQuery/JavaScript.
  • HTML5 and CSS3.
  • PHP.
  • MySQL.
  • Knowledge of WordPress and Joomla (but more inclined to WordPress).
  • Accountability.
  • Easy going character essential.
  • Good understanding of Joomla and WordPress.
  • Knowledge of any PHP framework and OOP.
  • Background in education software and knowledge of other LMSs.
While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.

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Posted on 19 May 08:45

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