PHP Developer needed!
South Africa - Blairgowrie, Randburg
PHP Developer Job Description
RatenDate is seeking to fill the key position of PHP Developer in our Randburg (Blairgowrie) Office and we are looking to fill the position as soon as possible. RatenDate works on rapidly evolving and very popular mobile chat sites.
About the role
The ideal candidate will work hand-in-hand with the senior programmer. Projects will be assigned and this candidate will be responsible for following direction creating flawless code that is well documented and tested through a series of case scenarios. The candidate should be comfortable taking direction from others while at the same time able to be responsible when empowered to start and complete projects on a scheduled basis.
Duties include database design and development with MySQL, PHP front-end programming catering for large numbers of concurrent users.
We are looking for individuals with an ambition to succeed!
We are looking for talented developers to join our team; ability and commitment is more important than current skill set.
Candidates with all levels of experiences will be considered from graduate through to Senior Developer.
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.
Must be a team player, posses a good attitude and be self-disciplined
Front-end development including jQuery
Understanding of Ajax
Experience of the full software development lifecycle: from requirements gathering and al 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
Apache, Memcached skills
Experience in Distributed systems and Horizontal scalability
Commensurate with experience