Web Application Developer

Description

The web application developer will monitor, manage and action incoming feature requests and undertake development projects.

This is a position for an experienced developer looking to consolidate and expand their skill set in a dynamic and innovative development environment. Success in this role will require an ability to solve problems creatively and apply innovative techniques and new technologies to development projects.

A clear career path, competitive salary and great benefits makes this a very attractive position. Threefold offers a relaxed, fun and creative work environment.

Main Activities

  • WordPress theme and plugin development
  • Developing high performance, highly scalable, custom applications for an enterprise web environment
  • Maintain quality control of web design and standards, ensuring best practices are followed
  • Continually improve workflow and team efficiency
  • Troubleshooting performance, scalability, and technical issues
  • Mentor junior developers

Requirements

Core requirements

  • Object oriented PHP
  • WordPress plugin and theme development
  • Advanced knowledge in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Front-end design/development with experience of responsive design
  • jQuery/JSON/AJAX
  • SASS
  • Worked with REST APIs
  • MySQL
  • Experience with version control systems, particularly Git and working in a team environment.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative group setting with internal and external colleagues to resolve issues, develop ideas, and answer questions
  • Some international travel may be required

Desired requirements

  • Experience with major PHP frameworks like Laravel, Codeiginter, Symphony
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Some LAMP stack administration
  • Front-end frameworks like Angular, Backbone, React, etc.

Capabilities & Behaviours

  • Excellent problem identification, analysis and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication skills – must be able to liaise with non-technical clients in order to gather information and explain options and solutions
  • Flexibility and focus – Must have the ability to manage multiple tasks and respond to shifting priorities
  • Teamwork – Must be able to work as part a closely knit interdependent team
  • Initiative & ownership – must be able to take initiative to drive activities and take ownership of workload

Experience

  • 2-3 years of experience in web development with extensive experience of PHP
  • 3rd level degree in Software Development/Computer Science or related field

If you are interested in applying for this role, email info@threefoldsystems.com or complete the form below.

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