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PHP Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Johannesburg North
SalaryR35k - R25k
Job TypePermanent
EducationRelevant IT Qualification
Experience3 years

Job Description

My client, a leader in working on rapidly evolving and very popular mobile chat sites, is looking for an experienced PHP Developer to join their team.


Relevant qualification.

Proficient in PHP, MySQL (Very NB) and HTML

Experience of object oriented programming / modular programming

Understanding of MVC design patterns and frameworks

Excellent understanding of server-side programming.

Must write efficient scalable code with documentation.

Commercial experience in Web Application development

Can read code written by others.

Has experience debugging code.

Front-end development including jQuery

Understanding of Ajax

Experience of the full software development lifecycle: from requirements gathering and functional specification authoring, to development, testing and delivery

Some knowledge of the Linux command line

Good levels of communication. Both written and verbal

Enthusiasm and an interest in all things technology

Good to have Object Oriented Programming Skills (PHP5).

Can work on XHTML/CSS based code based on templates.

Mobile Web experience

Java Skills

Apache, Memcached skills

Experience in Distributed systems and Horizontal scalability

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977. You can also contact Sam/Cheyenne/Debre on 011 807 8064

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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