Senior PHP Developer Needed - Jobs in South Africa

Senior PHP Developer Needed

Posted on :

22 Mar, 2011

Category :

Computer Jobs in South Africa, IT Jobs in South Africa

A growing online agency in the CBD is looking for Senior PHP Developers to work on a permanent and contract basis.


  • Development of new database driven php applications
  • Development of modifications and add-on modules to existing php applications.
  • Trouble-shooting of php applications
  • Customisation and modification of third-party software programmes (GNU) for clients


  • 3 yrs plus PHP experience
  • Framework knowledge (JQuery&Joomla&Wordpress)
  • 2 yrs MySQL experience
  • 2 yrs plus JavaScript experience
  • CMS
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Linux
  • Zend a plus


  • The candidate must have a good understanding of databases and must be able to simplify data flow.
  • Be logical in his thinking and be able to simplify complex processes into manageable modular steps.
  • Must be a resourceful person able to find elegant solutions in an environment where new challenges often arise.


  • In addition to possessing the required skills and experience, you must be able to function under consistent high pressure and be deadline driven. You are able to think laterally and can find feasible and secure solutions to apparently impossible problems.
  • Exceptional quality of output and attention to detail are a natural part of your skill set.
  • When confronted with a required outcome, you easily see alternative possible options for achieving the desired result and most often select the best route, advising and making alternative suggestions where these will produce a better long term outcome.
  • You are most likely a geek at heart and possibly even a bit introverted.
  • Ethical considerations and confidentiality are concepts which come naturally to you.
  • You would like to make a meaningful contribution in a non-corporate environment and can work efficiently on your own as well as in a team


  • Passion about their skills
  • Enjoys leading edge technology
  • Enjoys people & working in a team
  • Self motivated

To apply submit your CV with skills matrix and URLS of portfolio to [email protected]

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