PHP/ Laravel Developer Intern – Legibra Solutions Limited – NAIROBI, KE

Job Summary
We are seeking to recruit a PHP/ Laravel developer Intern to perform programming duties including design, specifications development, and system implementation.
The developer intern will be expected to participate in coding, unit and functional testing, debugging and deploying software to production and test environments. Understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well. The developer shall also provide production and customer support as needed.
We are looking for an individual with a passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas.

Proven software development experience in object-oriented PHP programming at intermediate level.
Knowledge of front-end web technologies including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery, AJAX, bootstrap etc.
Understanding of MVC design patterns
Knowledge of and e with Laravel framework
Strong database skills including writing SQL queries and optimizing queries and indexes for large datasets and a working knowledge of MySQL.
Familiarity with version control tools such as Git (Bitbucket).
Strong knowledge of the common PHP or web server exploits and their solutions.
Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
Knowledge of user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
Working with a linux environment e.g. Ubuntu and Amazon linux AMI.
Support web-based systems developed in PHP.

Roles and Responsibilites
Work collaboratively with other designers and web developers on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into congruent scenarios, usable flows, and simple, intuitive interfaces.
Write clear, concise and comprehensive documentation.
Work with all relevant parties on the deployment to the live site and all intermediate hosting environments.
Ensure software conforms to operational requirements of hosting environments.
Work with test and operations teams to troubleshoot and resolve issues throughout the life cycle.
Learn new and keep abreast of existing technologies and be able to apply these to a variety of projects as applicable.
Be an advocate for an integrated, consistent UI throughout the product, and for a cohesive set of design principles and patterns.
Personal Attributes

Teamwork skill.
Friendliness and easy to work with.
Good Communication skills.
Adapt well to change.
Presents a positive image to outsiders.
Problem-solving skills
High professional and ethical standards
What we offer
At Legibra, people mean the world to us. That includes looking after our own, with things like:
Training, support, and personal career development
A unique, inspiring working environment filled with incredible, like-minded people

How to Apply
Please send your CV , Cover Letter and KCSE Certificate to with the subject “PHP Developer intern ”. We will contact successful applicants within 5 days of receipt.

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