Our client who is a world marketing leader in Digital marketing and Web Development is looking for a Mid Level Backend Developer to join the development team of a fast-growing, hugely ambitious agency headquartered here in Craighall, Johannesburg.

For all of our work, the end goal is always to create positive ROI for our clients. We help them grow.

You will 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 coworkers 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


  • 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 😉

Salary: R 18 000 – R 25 000 per month depending on experience

Should you not be contacted within 14 days of your application, kindly consider it unsuccessful.

Desired Skills:

  • backend
  • PHP
  • Laravel
  • Mysql
  • Git
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Scripting

Desired Work Experience:

  • 2 to 5 years

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Grade 12 / Matric

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