Ruby / PHP Developer - 3+ years experience - Pearson Frank, Cape Town

  • Cape Town
  • Salary: R3 333.00 - R5 417.00 Per Month
  • Benefits: flexi hours, remote working, medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: IT
  • Posted by Pearson Frank on Tuesday, April 16, 2019
  • Reference: NTS130219
  • Apply before Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 23 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Pearson Frank

Ruby Developer
Job Title - Rython / PHP / Ruby Developer
Job Type - Permanent
Location: Tyger Valley, Cape Town

About the Client:

Would you be eager to continually improve customer value and internal efficiency through quality, innovative software? My client could use your skills, passion and experience to develop solutions that will help keep thousands of websites online.

You will be given the chance to work in autonomous teams that take full responsibility for their own contributions and require commitment to and understanding of the Agile (Scrum) development philosophy

As their Software Developer you will be:

* Continually driving process and technical improvements within the development team
* In collaboration with the Product Owner and stakeholders, understanding the needs of the customer in order to deliver innovative, robust solutions
* Participate in all aspects of the software development process
* Integrate 3rd party applications into the hosting environment
* (If PHP/Python) retrained in Ruby


Essential Qualifications / Skills:

* Web development (Ruby, Python or PHP - cross skilling may be required)
* Database design and performance tuning (MySQL or similar)
* Software development within the Linux/Unix environment
* Agile development practices (TDD, refactoring, continuous integration, pair programming)
* Object oriented development
* Linux systems administration skill will be an advantage
* Working with an API
* An ability to demonstrate in-depth understanding of the web technologies and sound software engineering practices.


* Technology to serve operational and client requirements
* Programming, open source Technologies and IT in general
* Optimal systems and simple procedures
* Agile development and a self-organising team environment
* Sharing ideas and innovation


* Paid relocation package
* 21 Days Holiday (3 Days family responsibility leave)
* One of the most generous Retirement Annuity packages
* Medical Aid - you and up to 3 kids and a spouse
* Flexible working hours
* Unique learning opportunities (fully paid conference trips or online courses etc.)
* GAP Cover
* Life Cover
* Disability Cover
* Funeral Cover
* Income continuation
* Currently trailing elements of remote work
* Performance bonus
* Paid overtime work
* Profit Share (after 12 months in the business)
* Cost efficient area to live in (ideal for those relocating)
* Subsidised Team sports

Please ensure you meet the minimum requirements before applying for this position - due to a high volume of applications, if you haven't received a response within 5 working days your application has been unsuccessful.

Pearson Frank International is the leading Java recruitment firm, advertising more jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Digital Agencies & End Users Globally and by specialising solely in placing candidates in the market, I have built relationships with most of the key employers in the South African Market and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and jobs are.

This is definitely a job you shouldn't let slip through your fingers. Not many companies will offer as many benefits as this. If you think that this job is something you might be looking for then please do not hesitate to contact me for a chat! Email: or Phone: 0875505663

Apply before Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 23 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Pearson Frank

Nigel Frank International is the global leader in Microsoft Technology recruitment. We place more skilled Microsoft Dynamics and Stack professionals with Microsoft Partners and end-users worldwide than any other recruitment business.

"Every 15 minutes, Somewhere in the World, a Microsoft Professional is Attending an Interview Arranged through Nigel Frank International."​

With a network of 700 Recruitment Consultants spread across 10 Offices in 4 continents, Nigel Frank International is uniquely positioned to find Microsoft Dynamics and Stack Professionals their perfect job, whatever their career aspirations.

We have built excellent relationships with top tier Microsoft Partners and End Users. As such, we offer the largest choice of vacancies (over 6,000) in our specialist areas, many of which are exclusive to Nigel Frank.

We recruit for the full suite of Microsoft Dynamics and Stack products covering every role from Sales and Pre-Sales, through to Project Managers, Consultants and Developers, with our multi-lingual, technically proficient recruiters providing a comprehensive and fully confidential consultancy service.

Over 80% of our business is repeat business - testament to the ability of our multilingual consultants to deliver high caliber candidates within our client’s budgets. We are ideally placed to find you either the perfect role to advance your career or the perfect candidate to fill your vacancy.Our HR philosophy is very simple. “Firm, fair and consistent.” A major part of HR Management is making sure that the correct structures are in place and that an internal framework is in place, resulting in less disputes and reduced conflict in the workplace.