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LAMP Web Developer for SouthAfrica
Location: Durban, SouthAfrica
Required Skills:

Our client is a leading multi-staged venture capital company in SouthAfrica committed to supporting and developing individuals and companies with the next blue chip ideas relating to the Quantitative Trading, Information Technology and the Online Media sectors. The company seeks talented and energetic LAMP Web Developers to assist in the development with their latest venture. As a developer you will have the chance to work in a highly energetic, multi-tasked and dynamic driven team that is based in the heart of Silicon Valley.

The company is building one of the most viral and engaging social media platform. The LAMP Web Developer will help pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We are looking for developers and engineers who love finding efficient and thoughtful solutions to a variety of technical and product challenges. You should strive to write efficient, maintainable code and enjoy pushing code everyday. Sample projects include: Search, API, Recommendation Engines, Measurement, Speed and Scale.
You will be an integral part of a highly focused and one of the best teams of developers and engineers in Silicon Valley.
Job Responsibilities / Key Result Areas (KRAs)
- Proficient in PHP (Joomla and JomSocial)
- Proficient in HTML5, CSS3 and JQuery
- Proficient in MySql 
- Proficient in Linux (CentOS & Fedora) and Apache
- Bachelors degree (CS or EE preferred) 
- Fluency in English (reading and writing)
- Dynamic, positive and communicative team player, who is an expert at multi-tasking and takes initiative,
- You will be involved in all aspects of software development from architecture to coding to testing.
- You will be taking responsibility of some back-end modules, from internal business logic servers to public API servers
- Must be enthusiastic, energetic and have a great sense of humor.
Job Requirements (Qualifications/Certifications/ Experience/Skills etc.)
- Experience with NoSql or Vertica database
- Social App Development- experience in building social sites, apps or API’s
- Knowledge in Automation experience with tool
- Knowledge of Ruby-on-Rails
- Knowledge with Hadoop (HDFS)
- Agile methodology knowledge
- Scripting skills in Python, Perl and Java
Qualification: BE/MCA or any equivalent qualification.
Experience: 3 + years of relevant experience
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Location: Durban, SouthAfrica
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