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Senior PHP Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
SalaryR420K - R350K per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationDiploma/ Degree
Experience5+ years experience

Job Description

Our client is looking to hire a Senior PHP Developer to be based in Gauteng. This will be a demanding role with endless rewards.


• Degree in Computer Science or equivalent professional education.

• 5+ years’ experience

• You are a skilled developer with strong experience in programming with PHP5 (OOP) and the LAMP stack.

• Moreover, you are familiar with various PHP frameworks (Zend, Yii, CodeIgniter, Symfony) as well as e-commerce shop systems (Magento, Oxid eSales, xt:Commerce).

• You have exceptional knowledge of the latest tools (IDEs, debuggers, etc.) and methodologies in software development as well as your approach to new challenges such as agile software development (Scrum, Kanban).

• Basic knowledge in system administration (Linux, Apache or nginx), knowledge in Git or SVN and deep interest in scaling high performance web sites, database optimization and web services (REST, SOAP) complete your profile.

Key qualifications:

• PHP5,

• PHP Frameworks (ZendFramework, Yii, CodeIgniter, Symfony, etc.),

• MySQL,

• PHP Debugging (XDebug, ZendDebugger),

• Object Oriented Programming (OOP),

• IDEs (Eclipse PDT, ZendStudio, Netbeans, PHPStorm),

• HTML(5), CSS(3),

• JavaScript (inkl. Frameworks like jQuery, mootools, etc.),

• deep knowledge of high performance web applications, caching and scaling, Git/SVN


• As a Senior PHP Software Engineer you play a significant role in enabling the development of our growing corporate portfolio.

• In flexible structures, flat hierarchies and with motivated colleagues there is a great potential for playing a key role.

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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