Senior PHP Developer

Remuneration:Basic salary 
Location:Cape Town
Type: Permanent
Company:Datafin Recruitment

A fast-paced innovative digital agency seeks a senior PHP developer to join their team to produce custom often complex builds on diverse projects. The ideal candidate must understand PHP back-end development, possess at least intermediate WordPress skills along with front-end technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. If you are ambitious and want to progress to new career heights while working with award-winning online brands then apply now.

  • Assist with planning, scoping and technical specification documentation.
  • Develop custom, often complex WordPress-based solutions along with general PHP framework-based solutions.
  • Able to breakdown client problems and develop a software solution from system design to implementation.
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of WordPress.
Front-end technologies:
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
Additional skills:
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • Intermediate JavaScript
  • DNS
  • Linux
  • How to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML).
  • Change control systems, specifically Git.
  • Excellent communicator and collaborator.
  • Detail-oriented, multi-tasker in the context of a fast-paced environment.
  • Capable of hitting daily deadlines.
  • Exceptional analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Keen ability to multi-task; self-starter.
  • The sense of humour.
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 14 Nov 11:12

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