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PHP Developer1

  • Company: MamaMikes
  • Deadline: Saturday 30th June 2012
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

Mamamikes is seeking a passionate web developer to join our team.

You will be responsible for the development and maintenance of a new website using the Prestashop e-commerce solution.


  1. Developing and maintaining our web presence using the Prestashop e-commerce solution
  2. Integrating and maintaining payment options into Prestashop
  3. Managing API gateways used for SMS
  4. Managing our tools for online marketing and web analytics
  5. Technical maintenance of our social media accounts
  6. Cross browser testing and debugging
  7. Technical support to our customer service team

Core Technical Skills Required

  1. Knowledge of HTML and CSS 
  2. Knowledge of Linux, Apache, Mysql and PHP5 (LAMP)
  3. Javascript expert using JQuery library and AJAX programming 
  4. Familiar with MVC frameworks
  5. Familiar with Prestashop
  6. Familiar with SMS/USSD development
  7. Familiar with Version Control

Additional Technical Skills

  1. Knowledge of email marketing tools such as MailChimp
  2. Technical knowledge of social media tools and platforms (facebook, twitter, pinterest, google+)
  3. Familiar with Google analytics
  4. Familiar with SEO 

Team Skills:

  1. Excellent written communication and organizational skills
  2. A strong team player at the same time have the ability to work independently

In addition be prepared to demonstrate you are..

  • Intelligent, thirsty for knowledge, ethical, honest, hard working and have an entrepreneurial spirit.


How to apply

Please apply for this unique opportunity by sending your CV with references of your previous work to