Senior Back-End/PHP Developer
Cape Town, Western Cape
Posted 13 April 2018

Job Details

Job Description

Spree, one of South Africa’s leading and fastest growing Ecommerce fashion businesses, is seeking a talented individual to join their team in Cape Town. We're looking for someone who is motivated by delivering a great service to customers, who’d like to get the chance to shape the face of retail Ecommerce in South Africa.

We are looking for intuitive and skilled developers with PHP and Node experience as well as a keen understanding and feel for where Ecommerce is going. Help us build and deliver a world-class retail Ecommerce services.

Minimum Requirements
• PHP (5+ years experience), Apache/NGINX, Linux, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node
• At $HOME in a *nix environment
• Messaging (RabbitMQ etc)
• High production websites
• Agile/SCRUM
• API’s and integration
• Server side architectures and application frameworks (Zend, Phalcon)
• Added bonus : Magento and ElaticSearch 5.x

Skills and Competencies 
• A driven developer with a desire to make the bits in the back-end tick
• Love finding ways to make things better, faster, stronger
• Comfortable in sticking it out in the trenches with a small but dedicated team in a fast paced startup environment
• Strong team player

Key Responsibilities
• Help us build out the capabilities of our strategically important Ecommerce platform with new features, and fix bugs when they pop-up
• Work closely with the Product Owners to develop and enhance existing systems to specification
• Managing and maintaining our infrastructure (we believe in dev ops, that means you know about grep.)

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