Lead Developer / PHP Team Lead - Financial Services

Location: Pretoria

Requisite skills include:

*+5 years experience as a PHP developer
*+2 years experience leading a team
*Interest in improving development processes that result in faster development and higher code quality
* A natural mentor-leader who knows how to elevate developers’ skills
*Be able to communicate well, verbally and in writing, with the development team and key stakeholders
*A team-player attitude, ready to help out colleagues and provide constructive feedback
*Experience in applying agile methodologies in teams
*Insight in applying design patterns to complex problems as needed
*Experience in architecting, developing, testing, deploying systems
*Solid understanding of integration and web services
*Proficient on the Linux command line
*You should have experience in or have a good understanding of caching, revision control, message queues, issue tracking, monitoring, database transactions, testing


*Contribute to architectural discussions with architects and lead developers
*Line manage a team of developers and testers
*Provide technical guidance to software developers
*Oversee code reviews to ensure code quality
*Facilitate KPI reviews of team members
*Mentor and coach team members in 1-on-1’s
*Conduct interviews, assess CVs and technical tests
*Effectively communicate with 3rd parties and when dealing with technical support queries

Being passionate about learning new skills, technologies and best practices is a prerequisite.

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