Intermediate Backend Developer | 4i

Intermediate Backend Developer

Intermediate Backend Developer


The successful candidate will report directly to the Development Manager and slot into our development team. They will need to work within various teams and collaborate with project managers, mobile developers, designers, analysts and testers. 4i creates an environment where teams can take ownership of projects, and collectively solve problems in creative and innovative ways to ensure that projects deliver maximum business value for clients.

Roles & Responsibilities: 
  • Development of PHP and Laravel backend and data structures
  • Integration with third party systems using web services (JSON, XML, SOAP if required)
  • Participate in project estimation, workshops and planning meetings
  • Writing well designed code that is effective and optimized
  • Deliver shippable features or increments every sprint
  • Provide technical help to other developers
  • Identify and raise risks that could influence code design and quality of the product
  • Follow all processes and structures put in place to ensure projects deliver the expected value on time
Skills & Experience Required: 
  • At least three years experience in backend development
  • Good understanding of JSON, XML and RESTful API’s
  • Good understanding of PHP and Laravel database design
  • Good understanding of database and systems analysis and design, as well as best practices
  • Good understanding of both SQL and MySQL
  • Good understanding of UML
  • Good understanding of the Agile Methodology and SCRUM practices
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Strong leadership and motivational skill
  • Strong communication skills
  • University degree preferable but not required
  • Automated testing practices

Remuneration is market related, but negotiable depending on work experience

This position is available immediately