Senior Web / PHP Developer




Forkie is currently seeking an entrepreneurial Web / PHP Developer for an immediate start.

You will be reporting directly to the CEO, and work with a small development team.

What we would like from you:

- 4+ years professional experience in OO PHP development
- Solid LAMP stack development experience
- Working knowledge of version control systems (git, svn)
- Excellent skills in PHP, JavaScript (with a jQuery focus), CSS, and HTML
- Solid skills in database & systems architecture
- Experience with key aspects of user interface design
- Good *inux skills
- Administrative experience with Cloud based services (Amazon AWS, OrionVM, etc)
- Solid large development experience (Load balanced, scalable, replicated environments)
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Experience working in a commercial development environment
- Be self motivated and autonomous
- Enjoy communicating with clients regarding projects

 The following skills will be of additional benefit:

- Any exposure to mobile development (iOS/Android/J2ME)
- An active GitHub account
- Experienced integration with social platforms (Facebook/Twitter/LinkedIn/G+/etc)
- Development experience with other CMS, Email marketing, Blogging & Social networking technologies
- Exposure to MVC frameworks (not essential, but nice)
- A fan of Agile development
- An understanding of web design principles including usability and accessibility
- Analysis & requirements gathering

Other, not so techie things that would also be great:

- Keen interest in sports
- Enjoy having a laugh
- Pro-active attitude to roll up your sleeves and just "get it done" when the need arises.
- Passionate about customer feedback

What we can offer you:

Flexible working environment (Telecommuting is OK with us!)
Family friendly culture
Relaxed team based culture
Your opinion and decisions will be instrumental in all future development decisions
Being part of the next big thing!

If that sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you.

Give us your Contact details and brief overview on our Contact page.