Web Developer

Confidential Company - Nasr City, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
3 to 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • We are looking for a PHP developer who is dedicated to his craft, writes code that is proud of and can hit the ground running.
  • We need you to write beautiful, fast PHP to a high standard, in a timely and scalable way that improves the code-base of our products in meaningful ways.
  • Write “clean”, well designed code
  • Produce detailed specifications
  • Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Follow industry best practices
  • Develop and deploy new features to facilitate related procedures and tools if necessary
  • Apply security best practices and measures for written code
  • Provide detailed documentation for the developed software
  • Ability to integrate design elements including HTML5, CSS, boot strap and similar UI components
  • Mobile application development capabilities is a plus (Android, IOS)
Job Requirements
  • PHP5 - Candidate should be a top-notch PHP5 developer, familiar with the latest features in PHP 5.2.X and 5.3.X.
  • MySQL - Modern database development expertise, words like 'trigger' and 'view' should be part of your vocabulary.
  • XHTML/CSS/Javascript/AJAX - Expert level Javascript/ XHTML/CSS development will be necessary. jQuery experience preferred.
  • Object Oriented Development / CS Background - Ideal candidates should understand object oriented development, and apply OO concepts to everything they do. Formal CS background or experience preferred.
  • Proven software development experience in PHP, 3 years or above.
  • Understanding of open source projects like WordPress Joomla, Drupal, Wikis, osCommerce, etc
  • Demonstrable knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX etc
  • Good knowledge of relational databases, version control tools and of developing web services
  • Experience in common third-party APIs (Google, Facebook, PayPal, Ebay etc)
  • Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • Self-Starter - Looking for candidates who can jump in quickly without a lot of direction.
  • Web Services - Experience building modern web services
  • Social App Development - Experience in building social sites or apps (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • Working with cloud computing is a plus(Amazon cloud, Azure, Google)
Industry: Education
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