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Senior PHP Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Western Cape
SalaryR408K - R336K per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationDiploma/ Degree or relevant experience
Experience5 + years

Job Description

Our client, one of South Africa’s leading full-service digital agencies, is urgently looking to hire 2 Senior PHP Developers.

They are experts in the full range of digital disciplines including web, mobile, social, CRM and SEO/SEM. The agency is young dynamic and growing rapidly and we are constantly looking for great digital professional who really want to make a major impact on the digital landscape.

Key Functions:

- 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

Essential Skill Requirements:

- 3 yrs plus PHP experience

- Framework knowledge (JQuery&Joomla&Wordpress)

- 2 yrs MySQL experience

- 2 yrs plus JavaScript experience




- Linux

- Zend a plus

Additional Skills and Experience

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.

The ideal Applicant:

- 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

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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