Not an educational post, but might be of interest for someone.

Job Opportunities


This challenging global role covers the full web development lifecycle, with emphasis on analysis, design, programming and unit testing as part of a global web development team.

  • Design solutions to user requirements – from initial documentation of requirements and feasibility analysis, through to detailed specifications
  • Initiate, lead and participate in projects, develop new functionality, maintain existing processes, management and administration of the underlying database and operating system
  • Consult with global users and fully understanding the implications to them of a design change for another region
  • Ensure maintain up to date knowlege of the latest technologies and methodologies of web development and design
  • Provide support in maintaining and upgrading existing systems

Required Skills
  • Motivated and enthusiastic self starter with a proactive approach
    High level of ability in both written and verbal English communication including communicating with a diverse audience (for example, senior management, customers, etc.) and presenting ideas and points of view clearly to users globally
  • High attention to detail
  • Flexible and adaptable approach
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight and often competing deadlines
  • Ability to question effectively, listen to and understand prospect clients’ issues, needs and wants
  • Ability to work as both a member of a team and independently
  • Excellent interpersonal and personal organisation skills

Required Experience
  • At least 2 years proven experience of PHP 4/5, MySQL – SQL/DDL, XHTML/CSS, JavaScript
  • Experience of version control systems
  • Basic Linux admin (comfortable on the command line)

Desirable Qualifications/Experience:

  • Javascript Frameworks (prototype/scriptaculous), general Linux Redhat 5 usage
  • Linux administration – Samba, file mounting, simple networking/iptables
  • MySQL Administration including replicated environments, backups and point in time recovery
  • OOP patterns and design for PHP
  • Ajax
  • Apache 2 administration – SSL/HTTP authentication
  • Advanced shell scripting
  • Java Applets
  • XSLT
  • Web design for mobile devices
  • ApacheMQ or other brokerages
  • phpMyAdmin experience
  • PHP frameworks (Zend/CakePHP)
  • MVC Patterns
  • Graphic design
  • Spoken and written French would be an advantage