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Senior PHP Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in SA. Cape Town
SalaryMarket related
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree or Diploma
ExperienceMinimum 8 years

Job Description

Senior PHP Developer position is available with a great company in the Cape Town area. The client is looking for someone with strong experience in PHP, leadership characteristics, a self-starter with a high sense of urgency and a team player.


• Manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team by defining, implementing and maintaining a coherent, progressive development strategy for our product line.

• Responsible for the over-all systems development life cycle

• Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments

Qualifications and Experience:

• Degree or Diploma in IT Software Development

• Minimum 8 years development experience. Source code and example work MUST be provided.

• Development skills:

• PHP 5 (Expert)

• JavaScript / jQuery (Expert)

• HTML (Expert)

• MVC Experience required (CodeIgniter, CakePHP, Symfony, Laraval, etc.)

• MySQL (expert)

• Java (Bonus)

• C/C++ (Bonus)

• CakePHP or Laravel (Ideal)

• Mobile experience (Bonus)

• Design experience (Bonus)

System skills:

• Linux Intermediate (expert preferred)

• Networking and DNS (intermediate)

• Version control systems - CVS/SVN/Git (expert)

• CentOS/Fedora/RHEL (Bonus)

• High availability experience (intermediate)

• Agile development methodology

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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