Job title: Mid-level PHP Developer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: IT
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 10/10/2019
Job ID: 38373

Job Description

PHP Developer (mid-level) – expand on existing platform and build new features for fully-funded, fast growing fintech – 660Kctc/annum – Cape Town (Southern Suburbs)

A fantastic opportunity for a mid-snr PHP Developer, with strong JavaScript skills, to join a fast-growing, fully funded startup that values work/life balance and will provide you with the chance to grow your skillset.  

This PHP Developer (mid-level) role is based in Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs and paying circa R660Kctc/annum

The company

A successful start-up that is making a meaningful impact on the growth and development of South African businesses and our local economy, this business has grown into one of South Africa’s leading online payment gateways. The company was recently acquired by Africa’s leading Payment Service Provider, extending its reach across the continent. You will work in a relaxed environment for a company that values innovation, initiative and flexibility, giving you the chance to enjoy your work while making world-class tech happen. Your personal and professional aspirations are prioritised, and because of this, you will be offered free ongoing learning dedicated "own days" every two weeks to work on self-development or work-related side projects.


The Role

Part of a small but highly-skilled development team, you will contribute to the expansion of the existing payment platform, as well as building new features and applications relating to payments, online commerce, fraud detection and security. Depending on your preference, you will be able to focus solely on backend development or have exposure to front-end – the choice is yours!



Relevant qualification from accredited institution

5 years + PHP development (working with OOP)

Laravel / Lumen or similar

MVC design pattern – working experience

MySQL or MariaDB, including transactions and atomicity – working knowledge

Experience with eCommerce systems advantageous