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PHP Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
SalaryR480K - R360K per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationIT related Degree / Diploma
Experience4 - 8 year's experience

Job Description

Our client is looking to hire 4 PHP Developers to join their team to be based in Randburg. The successful candidates will need to have an IT related Degree/ Diploma with 4 – 8 years’ experience. Your duties will include the development and maintenance of online software solutions.


• IT related Degree / Diploma

• Valid driver’s license & own car required. [Non-negotiable]

• 4-8 years’ experience in a similar position. (we will look at graduates)

• Programming languages required PHP [non-negotiable], advantageous CGI/PERL

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

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

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

• 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 programming 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.

• HTML5 Knowledge advantageous

• Mobile Application development advantageous

Key Responsibilities:

o 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 PHP/CGI/PERL.

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

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

o On-going maintenance and testing of development

o The role comprises approximately 50% back-end and 50% front-end application and web development, though this could change from project to project.

o Must take responsibility for the developments, applications, systems, etc within their division.

o Apply themselves and continually add value to their division and the department.

o Help mentor more junior and share skills across the board

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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