PHP Developer - (Back-end platforms / Front-end interfaces)

The Matra - Alexandria, Egypt

36
Applicants for
3 open positions
30
Seen
1
Shortlisted
18
Rejected
Experience Needed:
5 to 7 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
9,000 to 10,000 EGP per month
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
Languages:
Arabic, English
Vacancies:
3 open positions
About the Job

We are looking for a PHP Developer responsible for managing back-end services and the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition, and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers
  • Build efficient, testable, and reusable PHP modules
  • Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges
  • Integration of data storage solutions (may include databases, key-value stores, blob stores, etc.)
  • Producing detailed specifications
  • Write “clean”, well-designed code, and fast PHP to a high standard in a timely and scalable way
  • 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.
Job Requirements
  • BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject is important
  • 5 to 7 years of proven software development experience in PHP
  • Experience with 4-tiers systems is a must
  • Must have experience with working in MVC model
  • Experience in developing using SOA, SOAP, REST, and JSON is a must
  • Experience in using NGINX and Apache
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation
  • Understanding of open source projects like Joomla, Drupal, Wikis, etc
  • Good knowledge of relational databases, version control tools and of developing web services
  • Experience in common third-party APIs (Google, Facebook, eBay etc)
  • Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas
  • Long and excessive hands-on experience in JavaScript/Ajax/jQuery/Dojo, HTML5/CSS3, PHP 5.5, MVC Architecture, SOA and SOAP, JSON and REST, Word press, CakePHP, Sublime, Dreamweaver, BootStrap, and PhoneGap
  • 3+ years of experience working with HTML5.
  • Strong knowledge of PHP web frameworks (such as Laravel, Yii, etc)
  • Understanding the fully synchronous behavior of PHP
  • Understanding of MVC design patterns
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Knowledge of object oriented PHP programming
  • Understanding accessibility and security compliance (Depending on the specific project)
  • Strong knowledge of the common PHP or web server exploits and their solutions
  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system
  • Familiarity with limitations of PHP as a platform and its workarounds
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Familiarity with SQL/NoSQL databases and their declarative query languages
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Excellent command of English in writing, speaking and reading
  • Experience in writing technical and non-technical documentations
  • Experience with developing large enterprise applications
  • Experience in developing customer-facing solutions
  • Experience with popular web application frameworks
  • Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications.
About this Company



We are an Information and Technology Company serving the travel and tourism sector. Being the first online tourism company in Egypt, our team will be the first in the country to learn new and personally enriching experiences.

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