Our client is an international provider in IT Consulting and System Integration services based in Mauritius. In order to strengthen its digital presence in the current and new competitive markets, the company is seeking to recruit a dynamic Drupal and PHP Lead.
Lead a team and be responsible for the planning and distribution of tasks within his/her team depending on projects.
Create a team spirit, share knowledge and provide support as and when required.
Keep the knowledge database up to date.
Encourage collaboration and address issues that impact performance of team members.
Provide consultancy services to the client and translate technical jargon into business language and vice versa.
Perform day to day project management tasks.
Ensure client and the company expectations are met in terms of quality of deliverables, cost and time elements.
Identify and flag high-risk issues, which can jeopardize good delivery on projects.
Coordinate Unit, Integration and Stress testing of all components of applications we develop and/or implement.
Create and maintain documentation and deliverables and ensure team is adhering to the prescribed methodology.
Analyse the root cause of issues and attend to them, troubleshooting and resolving them in a timely manner and providing permanent solutions.
Responsible for the task status for team members up the reporting line.
Participate in technical meetings and provide support relating to our clients' requirements.
Build efficient, testable and reusable Drupal modules.
Ensure coding standards are at their best level and perform quality assurance on development work.
Keep up to date with latest technology.
Contribute to and participate in R&D.
Develop prototypes and applications.
Participate in identifying and developing business opportunities at existing/new clients.
Work on project implementation proposals.
what you need to know
Degree Holder in Information Technology.
A minimum of 3 years of experience in Drupal and PHP development Projects.
Team management and coaching skills.
Proven software development experience in PHP.
Understanding of design patterns such as PAC and MVC.
Knowledge of object oriented programming and Agile environment.
Familiarity with SQL/MySQL databases and Linux OS.
Good communication, presentation and writing skills.
Good time management and relationship management skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Good negotiation skills and outgoing personality.
Ability to work autonomously.
Conflict management skills.
Proactive and self-motivated.
- ICT / Digital / Web