PHP Software Engineer

PHP Software Engineer

Job Title: PHP Software Engineer
Location: Western Cape
Salary: 0.00
Reference: JN -092017-9652
Job Published: October 12, 2017 07:01

Job Description

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop a deep understanding of the business and existing systems
  • Interpret business requirements into engineering tasks
  • Implement enhancements and fixes to the courier system
  • Identify opportunities for proactive code refactoring

Attributes required:

  • Solutions-oriented, can-do attitude and high energy
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking, using data to inform decisions
  • Ability to disaggregate and structure solutions to ambiguous problems
  • Solid quantitative skills
  • Ability to interview and interact professionally with internal and external people
  • Capability to present ideas succinctly, in writing and verbally
  • Versatile and with the appetite to learn by doing


  • Experience in writing robust, efficient production code.
  • Experience with SQL database systems,
  • Experience with development in a Linux environment,
  • Experience with Amazon AWS or similar service an advantage,
  • PHP 5.4+, JSON, HTTP proficient,
  • An understanding of computer science fundamentals
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in an e-commerce environment would be to your advantage