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Senior Developer (PHP + Perl+ Web Services)

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Johannesburg North
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree or Diploma
Experience4-5 years

Job Description

Snr Developer role has become available with a well-established company in the Johannesburg area. The client is looking for a self-motivated candidate who is a great communicator and who is well organised and who has a GREAT personality.

*No applications will be considered after 15 July 2015

Development Responsibilities

As the senior developer in a Pod, you are responsible for designing, developing and maintaining datasources, reports, automation, web reporting and web services. This includes:

• Participating in developing the strategy that will enable the Pod to reach its goals

• Working with the Ops Lead to promote and implement best practices, processes and procedures

• Assisting with estimation of work as input to quotations

• Along with the Ops Lead, delegating projects/tasks to developers within the pod

• Participating in solution brainstorming, design sessions and specification verification meetings and related Pod tasks

• Participate in 360° performance reviews of team members

• Communicate development progress on projects to the Pod Leads

General Development

• Create and maintains code that meets design specifications, follows standards, is easy to maintain and is reasonably free from defects;

• Provide maintenance, improvement and production support for existing applications;

• Work with Testing resources to ensure that the project is accurately tested;

• Effective database development

• Effective trouble shooting

• Effective custom development

• Effective product development

• Adequate versioning software knowledge

• Timeously completing versioning software tasks

Database Development

• Working with all aspects of database design, development and maintenance.

• Writing and execution of scripts on databases.

Product Development

• Designing and maintaining both new and existing applications.

• Preparing technical documentation of products and source code, both internally and externally.

Custom Development

• Development of custom software for specific client projects.

• Integration of custom-developed software into the client's Application Platform.

• Assistance with specifying of custom requirements, including estimates for costing purposes.

• Preparation of technical and handover documentation as required by the customer on developed modules.

Web Services

• Familiar with web service protocols (SOAP, WSDL, etc.)

• Familiar with web service frameworks (Java, PHP, Perl, C++)

*No applications will be considered after 15 July 2015

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: (@) or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Justine on 011 807 8064

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

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