Mid-Level Backend Developer - Randburg Verfied

R 25 000 per month Randburg, Gauteng Randburg, Gauteng more than 14 days ago 17-01-2022 12:50:02 PM
14-03-2022 12:50:02 PM
Location: Craighall, Johannesburg
Salary; R25 000 per month

The role:
Our client is looking for a Back-End Web Developer to be responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. A basic understanding of front-end technologies is therefore necessary as well.

• Integration of user-facing elements developed by a front-end developers with server side logic
• Building reusable code and libraries for future use
• Optimization of the application for maximum speed and scalability
• Implementation of security and data protection
• Design and implementation of data storage solutions
• Project scoping and time estimations

• 3+ year as a backend developer
• Basic understanding of front-end technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
• Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors, such as LESS and SASS
• Understanding accessibility and security compliance
• User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
• Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system
• Management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes
• Data migration, transformation, and scripting
• Setup and administration of backups
• Outputting data in different formats
• Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform
• Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
• Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests
• Proficient knowledge of a back-end programming language:


• Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
• Proficient understanding of OWASP security principles
• Understanding of “session management” in a distributed server environment

• Working in a rapidly growing and cool business
• Working within a team-centric agency – we are a family
• Quarterly company meetings
• Chilled working environment
• Incentives and commissions structures allow for massive earning potential
• Flexi-time and leave policy is relaxed
• We have a bar in our office which opens on Friday’s sometimes other days ;)