Our client a high-performance hosting partner for businesses online is looking to employ a Software Developer to form part of a team that will be responsible for the development, integration and maintenance of in-house developed and 3rd party web applications, providing innovative tools to the power user, ensuring a seamless, intuitive hosting experience to our customers. A high proficiency in PHP, Python or Ruby is required along with Software development within the Linux/Unix environment, Database design and performance tuning (MySQL or similar).
Continually drive process and technical improvements within the development team
In collaboration with the Product Owner and stakeholders, understand the needs of the customer in order to deliver innovative, robust solutions
Participate in all aspects of the software development process
Integrate 3rd party applications into the hosting environment
A high level of proficiency in the following:
Web development (Ruby, Python or PHP – cross skilling may be required)
Database design and performance tuning (MySQL or similar)
Software development within the Linux/Unix environment
Agile development practices (TDD, refactoring, continuous integration, pair programming)
Object oriented development
Linux systems administration skill will be an advantage
Working with an API
BSc or BTech majoring in Computer Science will be advantageous, however your ability to demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the web technologies and sound software engineering practices will trump a formal qualification.
Must have a passion for:
Technology to serve operational and client requirements
Programming, open source Technologies and IT in general
Optimal systems and simple procedures
Agile development and a self-organising team environment
Sharing ideas and innovation
While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.
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