Centurion - A leader in developing and delivering innovative products in the Short Term Insurance industry is looking for a Mid-Level PHP Developer to develop and maintain an internal administration system / website that is developed in object orientated PHP.
The purpose of the position of the PHP Developer is to join a team of developers to develop and maintain an internal administration system / website that is developed in object orientated PHP.
This includes developing new features, maintaining the current code base and fixing bugs. The PHP Developer is 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.
A PHP Developer is also 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. Daily tasks Except for daily writing of code, code reviews, system and business logic assistance, the following tasks are highlighted : Support Ticket Management Daily Automated Client Data Import Jobs Attend Meetings as Scheduled Manage Timesheet Support to the Chief Information Officer Support to the Database Administrator Support to the Business Analyst Support to the Projects Office Support to External Clients General Support to fellow co-workers Technical Skills Expert knowledge of computer languages Expert knowledge of computer program design methods and techniques Experience of object-oriented programming (essential) Front-end development including jQuery (essential).
Understanding of Ajax (desirable, not essential). Experience of the full software development lifecycle : from requirements gathering and functional specification authoring, to development, testing and delivery (essential).