PHP Developer (CPT)

Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Date Posted: 24-01-2018
Our client is looking for a PHP Developer to join their hard working team...

Wow EPS develops and implements:

1. Rewards and Recognition programmes for corporates
2. Channel incentive programmes
3. Custom applications
Most of the work is done using an in-house PHP framework, Node.js, MySQL and a tiny bit of
Go. We have several custom servers hosted at Hetzner and some of our infrastructure runs on

Skills Needed:
● 4 to 6 years of PHP
● 4 to 6 years of MySQL
● Fluent in CSS/HTML/Jquery/Ajax
● Web services integration (SOAP/REST)
● Experienced in Javascript on the browser
● Linux
● Git/Github
● Strong knowledge of web application security.

Nice to Have:
● Composer/Bower
● Node.js
● Docker/CoreOS
● Continuous Deployment/Jenkins/Drone etc.
● Experience in another language (Python/Go etc)
● RabbitMQ/0MQ/Redis

Soft Skills
● Mature, fully formed adult
● Ability to communicate well
● Professional attitude
● Ability to be on time, work hard and be self-motivated
● Good judgement and ability to prioritise
● Results orientated
● Come up with new ideas

Primary Responsibilities
● Program, document and deploy software applications.
● Execute testing and quality control
● Provide software design and architectural input
● Use the tools provided to manage source code and track issues.
● Assist/mentor junior programmers in their duties
● Support account management and data processing departments in their duties

Key performance areas include:
● Impact of the developer on the existing infrastructure (Improvement in efficiency and
● The value of the developer's individual contribution to the company goals.
● Delivering as per the specifications/mockups
● Communicating issues and asking questions timeously
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