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JOBS

Web Application Developers2

  • Company: SawaSawa.com Ltd
  • Deadline: Sunday 30th June 2013
  • Location: Westlands, Nairobi
Job Description

We're looking for a web application developer with extensive experience in database design, setup and administration, as well as PHP and ASP development with well-structured, scalable and maintainable code. 

Extensive experience in the following areas required:

- PHP and ASP web application development

- Object oriented programming methodologies (especially in PHP)

- Relational database design

- DBA experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL, MS SQL or similar

- Complex SQL query authoring and optimization

- (X)HTML, JavaScript and CSS

- Relevant W3C standards and best practices

Responsibilities and Duties

- Develop the programming code from scratch or by adapting existing website graphics packages and software to meet business requirements

- Uploading the web site onto a server and registering it with different search engines.

- Testing the website and identifying any technical problems and hitches

- Establishing the purpose of the website based on its target audience

- Determining any functionality that the site must support and developing PHP content based on practical approved layout

Skills and specifications

- Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology

- At least 2 years of hands-on experience with PHP, ASP, MySQL, MS SQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

- Positive attitude and strong work ethics, ability to multi task is a must

- Ability to adapt and pick up new techniques and technology

- Attention to detail

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

- A sharp mind with the ability to grasp concepts quickly and work out complex logic problems

- Must be self motivated

- Ability to work individually or in a team to beat tight deadlines


How to apply

If you feel you are qualified for the above position, kindly send your application along with an up-to-date CV with telephone contacts for three professional referees to jobs@sawasawa.com including your daily telephone contact.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.