PHP / MySQL Programmer Full Time
Cyclofoss Technologies Limited

Lagos, Nigeria | OND | Entry Level | Full Time | Male or Female | Information Technology | ICT / Telecommunications

Job Summary

The role will mainly play with a community-oriented site powered by PHP and MySQL Bulletin Board Board software application like Simple Machine Forum (SMF), vBulletin, phpbb, etc.

The role will on daily basis, administer, maintain, update and tweak this pre-built software,  and when necessary will optimize the application to suit our fan base, so ability to understand code written by others is required.  The role will be responsible to grow the community, so ​ability to develop and maintain high-traffic online community is required.

Job Responsibilites

    Designing, developing, testing, and debugging web applications for our community website.

    Integrating new solutions into our existing platforms using either custom code or APIs.

    Optimizing and maintaining existing code/applications.

    Maintaining thorough documentation of all programs and procedures.

    Participating in code review and design.


Desirable Skills

    Focused on results, not hours invested

    knowledge/​ability to develop and maintain high-traffic online community

    Good graphics design ability using Photoshops or other popular image edition software applications.

    Though the role is not a hardcore programming role, the selected candidate will be responsible to re-program the application if the need arises, so extensive knowledge of php coding and mysql, and how to use them effectively and efficiently is required.

    You must be well organized and able to deliver tasks as we are a results-oriented company.

    Can establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives without supervision.

    Understanding of best practices for search engine optimization.

    knowledge of Web 2.​0 and how social media, blogs, chat, and forums integrate with the web.

    An eye for good graphic design and creativity essential

    Excellent strategic planning and research ability

    Strong attention to detail with the ability to prioritize and multi-task

    Good HTML and Web design skills

    Must be very detail oriented

    Can communicate well with team members

    Can use Microsoft office packages efficiently

    Is technology savvy and learns new software easily

    Has excellent written and verbal skills

    Has a can-do attitude and is ready to work

Job Requirements

    Any qualification

    Must be highly organized and self-motivated.

    Must be conversant with the Internet.

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