Pyhton PHP Developer

What do we need?

We are looking for a Python and PHP Developer responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be the development of all server side logic, ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements into applications; therefore, an understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well. There are a number of applications within the company which include billing and customer portals.

What you’ll do?

– Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code

– Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performance applications

– Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server-side logic

– Implementation of security and data protection

– Integration of data storage solutions which include MySQL


– Minimum Bachelor Degree, preferably in Computer Science, Maths or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.

– Master’s Degree or higher will be an added advantage

Skills & Qualifications

– Expert in Python, with knowledge of at least one Python web framework

– Expert in PHP V5 with knowledge of both backend and frontend processes

– Familiarity with some ORM (Object Relational Mapper) libraries

– Able to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system

– Understanding of the threading limitations of Python, and multi-process architecture

– Good understanding of server-side templating languages

– Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3

– Understanding of accessibility and security compliance

– Knowledge of user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments

– Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application

– Familiarity with event-driven programming in Python

– Understanding of the differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform

– Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes

– Strong unit test and debugging skills

– Proficient understanding of code versioning tools

Would be advantageous to also have:

– Written server-side code for Google Cloud Platform/Azure based applications

– Created robust high-volume production applications and developed prototypes quickly.

– Good understanding of private and public cloud design considerations and limitations in the areas of virtualisation and global infrastructure, distributed systems, load balancing and networking, massive data storage, Hadoop and security.

– Experience developing applications for multiple mobile platforms (e.g. Android, iOS) If you feel this describes you, we’d love to hear from you!

Apply before: 1st April 2018

Job Type: Full-time

Stephen HartnettPyhton PHP Developer