Mid-level position available



Location:  Tygervalley, Cape Town

Job Function:  Information Technology, Software Development

Job Type:  Permanent

Company Industry:  Information Technology & Services 

Seniority Level:  Mid-Senior Level

Reports to:  Development Manager


So what are we looking for:

We’re looking for a Mid-Level PHP Developer who can hit the ground running in assisting us with some really great projects.  If you are someone who:

  • Enjoys complex projects that include newer technology
  • Constantly looking for newer and better ways to work
  • Get things done on time without a diva attitude
  • We can work with and shares the same vision and mission as we do


If the above describes you, read on to find out what will be required of you and what will impress us.

Our Tech Stack includes (but not limited to)

  • PHP, MySql, Silex, Symfony, Laravel, JavaScript, HTML and CSS, Git, Command line usage and more.

What will you be required to do:

  • You will be required to create, implement, develop and maintain PHP web-based applications using PHP, SQL, JavaScript, HTML and CSS
  • Develop back-end components and connecting the application with other web services
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features
  • Write unit-tests on all code/s for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
  • Bug fixing and improving application performance
  • Attend daily stand-up, sprint kick-off and retrospectives with an Agile/SCRUM environment 
  • Produce quality code 

What skills/knowledge and experience will impress us?

  • If you have 3 years of PHP development experience and knowledge in Silex, Symfony, Laravel
  • Impressive experience and knowledge in JavaScript, HTML and CSS (Standard LESS, SCSS or compiled CSS);
  • Hands-on experience with unit-tests;
  • Good SQL database experience;
  • Source control and command-line usage;
  • Experience with GitHub 

What can you expect working at Realm Digital:

  • Competitive salary
  • A flat organisational structure with a focus on teamwork and continuous learning
  • A fast-paced and challenging environment that will keep you on your toes
  • An environment where your input and ideas matter
  • Flexible hours and remote work
  • Free Friday lunch, fresh popcorn, monthly team events and great coffee