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4 x PHP Developers (Mid level)

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
SalaryR276K - R200K per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationDiploma/ Degree
Experience3+ years experience

Job Description

A position has become available for a mid level developer to be based in Johannesburg. The successful candidate will need to have an IT related degree/diploma/certificate and 3 plus years experience. The duties will include the development and maintenance of software.


• IT related Diploma / Degree / Certificate.

• Valid drivers license & own car required. [Non negotiable]

• 2-3 years experience in a similar position.

• Programming languages required PHP, advantageous cgi/perl/c

• Web technologies (java scripting), web2.0 (Ajax), jQuery advantageous.

• Database integration and SQL knowledge a must have, MySQL knowledge advantageous

• SQL and relational databases knowledge, ability to write SQL queries, triggers and store procs advatageous.

• Not looking for someone to do graphics but to take artwork given to them and create web pages.

• Good skills in research, analysis, design, project planning and implementation

• Flexibility to learn new languages where projects require it

• Knowledge of Linux advantageous.

• Bash scripting advantageous.

• Ability to establish and maintain a sense of discipline

• Ability to code W3C compliant, well-formed XHTML.

• Ability to code CSS for styling and pure div layouts.

• Ability to hand-code XHTML/CSS.

• Good understanding of cross browser compatibility and restrictions.

• Excellent concept design ability for web.

Personal Attributes:

• Must be presentable to suit a corporate environment (well dressed and spoken).

• Analytical and methodical skills with a high attention to detail and pride in themselves and there work.

• Be self reliant, management of own time and delivery of tasks according to deadlines.

• Willing to continuously update personal IT skills and knowledge

• Ability to work on many tasks simultaneously

• Deliver according to timelines even if it means working outside of the normal working hours

• Strong problem solving and decision making skills.

• Must be able to work as part of a team and independently (relatively little supervision).

• Be open to new ideas, methodologies and open to constructive criticism.

• A good positive attitude and demeanour, filled with energy and enthusiasm.

• Must be able to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.

Key Responsibilities:

• The candidate’s primary responsibility would be:

o New web site developments, maintenance or upgrades using PHP, JavaScript’s and web 2.0

o Web site maintenance using cgi/perl.

o To interpret technical specifications (when supplied), develop, test and deliver according to spec and document and support there developments

o Do extensive testing of there own development and ensure it meets company standards

o Ongoing maintenance and testing of development

• The role comprises approximately 50% back-end and 50% front-end application and web development.

• Must take responsibility for the developments, applications, systems, etc within their silo.

• Apply them selves and continually add value to their silo and the department.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to You can also contact Nadia on 021 555 0432.

NOTE: When replying to the advert, also include the reference number in the subject line.

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

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