PHP Engineer at Cavista

    Lagos State
    Posted 7 months ago

    Job Description

    • We are recruiting a PHP Engineer seeking an opportunity to develop and create cutting-edge solutions for our products and services, while being part of something extraordinary.

    What you will do:

    • Develop new web applications using customized, open-source, and off-the-shelf applications and components.
    • Maintain and enhance existing web applications and all internal integrated systems.
    • Deliver new functionality and change requests for existing applications.
    • Participate in the ongoing development of applications that meet the needs of our customers.
    • Design and implement user-driven templates, databases and interfaces (for ease of use).
    • Develop database-driven web interfaces for rapid, real-time information sharing.
    • Develop external web portals allowing users to input and retrieve accurate information.

    What you bring?

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related discipline.
    • 3+ years PHP development experience
    • Recent versions of PHP (7.x preferred)
    • Relational database setup and use (MySQL 5.6 or later)
    • Hands-on front-end development utilizing HTML, CSS (or SCSS / SASS / LESS), client-side JavaScript and jQuery
    • Git version control knowledge and experience
    • Experience with RESTful API usage and implementation; experience creating / documenting an API is a plus
    • Experience with Redis (or other NoSQL key-value store) is a plus
    • Server and site performance optimization experience is a plus
    • Preferred full-stack developer, but willing to mentor on needed areas.

    Additional Preferred Skills:

    • Laravel 5.x framework (or other similar MVC)
    • Knowledge and use of Single Page Application design and implementation, including use of front-end tools such as CanJS, Vue, Aurelia, or Angular JS
    • Experience with queues/workers in a distributed workload system (e.g. Beanstalkd, RabbitMQ,, Amazon SQS) is a plus
    • Experience with Composer, NPM, Gulp, Grunt, or other tools in the build pipeline
    • Troubleshoot issues with web server, database, security, network, and web technologies
    • Customize, compile, install, configure, monitor and debug server instances, especially on NGINX
    • Reporting, maintenance, and test automation tools in PHP (e.g. PHPUnit)
    • Create and enhance in-house tools for website operations, support hardware & software issues
    • Experience with customer & end-user support of online products; web, graphic and usability design.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Cavista on to apply

    Job Features


    3 years

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