Switch Telecom based in the Bryanston area is looking for a senior PHP Developer.

Key Technologies

  • PHP

Key Performance Areas

  • Development of new database-driven web applications and web services
  • Development of modifications and add-on modules to existing PHP applications
  • Troubleshooting of PHP applications
  • The candidate must have a good understanding of MySQL, databases, SQL queries and query optimisation
  • Think laterally and can find feasible and secure solutions to problems working under high pressure
  • Exceptional quality of output and attention to detail are a natural part of your skill set
  • Adheres to best practices and standards
  • Self-starter and who enjoys leading edge technology
  • You would like to make a meaningful contribution and can work efficiently on your own as well as in a team
  • Must be a resourceful person able to find elegant solutions in an environment where new challenges often arise
  • Excellent critical thinking, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Detail-oriented, motivated, self-starter who can work without supervision

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Min of 6 years: Linux, Apache, MySQL administration
  • Min of 8 years: PHP application development in a LAMP environment
  • Min of 6 years: HTML & JavaScript
  • Excellent organisational and analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Additional Factors:

The following qualifications or experience are not essential but will be viewed favourably:

  • Proficiency in C/C++, Asterisk, AGI, VoIP systems
  • Experience working with MVC Frameworks (Laravel / Symfony / Zend)
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or Field of study preferred
  • Experience in Telecommunications
  • Being a South African Citizen

Send Us Your CV

Please upload your CV in PDF / Word format. Alternatively, please send it to careers@switchtel.co.za

Current Openings

Looking for mid-weight developer that is passionate about technology.
Have your finger on the pulse of the business.
Take your career to the next level.
A basic knowledge of hardware, operating systems and local area networking is essential.
Passionate about client service, then this is the position for you.
Exposure to new technologies is guaranteed