Job Description
Our client based in Cape Town is looking for a Intermediate Web Developer to join their team

We’ve got:
  • An extremely smart and skilled team of web professionals that will help you grow your skills and capabilities
  • World class coffee
  • After work drinks on a Friday
We don’t:
  • Manage people with the “whip”
  • Run out of coffee
  • Judge you if you need to stay at home for a day because your geyser burst and the plumber hasn’t arrived and isn’t returning your calls
  • Have a dress code
Your role:
  • You will programme website designs into HTML / CSS / JavaScript (typically using the Expression Engine CMS)
  • You need a good eye for UX
  • You will also be responsible for back-end development, specifically with regards to database design and programming (PHP / MySQL) by utilising a variety of frameworks (such as CakePHP)
  • You will be managing your own team of Developers and managing Projects assigned to your team
Key Performance Areas:
  • Web Development
  • Creation of front-end (HTML, CSS, jQuery) and backend (CakePHP, EE, etc.)
  • Leadership capability
  • Speed and quality of development
  • Intuitive understanding of requirements
Minimum Qualifications And Experience:
  • Matric (Higher Grade Maths)
  • 3 Years’ experience in PHP
  • Experience in HTML, CSS and CakePHP
  • Experience in MySQL
  • Must be comfortable with working with Linux, particularly with the LAMP stack (Must have some form of server admin experience)
  • Must have a good understanding of MVC principles
  • Must have strong data modelling skills and good understanding of entity relationships
  • Good communication skills as you will be the primary technical contact in the team as well as the primary contact for Clients should your PM not be available
  • Experience in Expression Engine
  • Relevant diploma or tertiary qualification
  • Managed a team of Developers
Personal Attributes:
  • Self-motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Proactive
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
Should you wish to apply for the position, please apply directly via this job board, please ensure that you quote reference number 201531 subject heading or email body.

Please note that due to the high volume of CV's received; only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Should you not receive communication from our offices within two weeks of submission please note that your application will not be considered for this position.

We will keep your CV on file and re-establish contact with you should opportunities in line with your expertise become available again.

Should you require any additional information give us a call on 021 012 5566.
Job Type
Full-Time Regular

Observatory, Cape Town Western Cape

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