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Junior Software Engineer, Product Design2

  • Company: SleepOut.com
  • Deadline: Wednesday 31st July 2013
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

SleepOut.com is seeking a talented and highly proficient junior software engineer to join our fast-paced product design team. In addition to being a whiz in HTML/CSS/Javascript/AJAX you will also be familiar with architectural patterns and high-scale web applications.

The ideal candidate is an experienced PHP developer who is accomplished working within framework environments. You will be using Kohana but your discipline and flexibility are your strengths, not your preferred framework.


Responsibilities

  • Keep up in a fast-paced development environment.

  • Build the tools that allow for rapid prototyping and implementation of user-facing features.

  • Assist Senior Software Engineers in meeting deadlines by stepping in where most needed.

  • Identify your roles in the development of SleepOut 2.0.

Skills

  • Strong PHP, Ruby or Python background.

  • Experience with test and behaviour driven development.

  • Exceptional design and UX sensibilities.

  • Familiarity with HTML/CSS frameworks like Twitter Bootstrap and Compass.

  • Understanding of general frontend performance issues.

  • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues.

Is this you? Send in your application today!


How to apply

To apply please send an email to jobs@sleepout.com with your CV, cover letter and salary expectations.