Software Team Leader – PHP

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Title: Software Team Leader– PHP

Industry: IT Software

Reporting Line: SDS & Client (POC)

Position: Type Full Time

Level: Team Leader

Location: Cairo Office


About the job:

You have a strong background in PHP and you have ambitions to work in an International environment where you are surrounded with strong IT professionals?

You will work with one of our European clients who is firs mover within an all in one logistics application that automates Shipping and logistics for E-commerce businesses. They integrate with Carriers, E-commerce platforms, ERP platforms and provide a REST API and file automation services.

It is a young organization where you will play an important role as a part of the development department. 

At CrossWorkers, you will work directly with one of our customers who is a fast growing IT company, in the Danish market, developing an online collaboration platform handling the planning, operation and maintenance of primarily technical assets. 

You will be 1 in a team of 3 in Cairo team (which planned to grow in the future), and you will work closely and as a part of the Danish development team as well.

If you can see yourself in a team where values such as drive, engagement and competences leaves room for family life and spare time.

Your duties:

  •  Deliver the assigned tasks within due timeframe and minimum percentage of defects/bugs, ensuring the needed quality of delivery is attained.
  • Ensure being up to date with the latest needed technologies aiding the Client’s projects needs and delivery.
  • Document all tasks being implemented for easy reference to the development team and Clients.
  • Effectively Communicates with the Team/Client, for an easy flow of information and connection with the team.
  • Manage time in order to utilise a 25% - 30% for research and learning and 70% - 75% for technical development.
  • Provides information by collecting, analysing, and summarising development and service issues.
  • Follow the NDA & Security Data Protection Guidelines ensuring data is confidential and not disclosed to any third parties.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • You  are fluent in Arabic and English, both written and spoken.
  • Bachelors in Software Engineer or Computer Science.
  • Possess general programming skills & software development fundamentals.
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in PHP.
  • You used to work in an international environment. 
  • Eager to learn through different resources including self-education.
  • You see challenges and not problems and you attack them with creativity, initiative and determination. 
  • You work independently and targeted with a high activity level
  • You work well as part of a Team and with an ability to deliver even with tough deadlines.
  • Experience with IT Offshore/Nearsore/Outsourcing and European/GCC customers/companies is as a plus. 
  • You are out-going with a strong personal drive, you enjoy working independently and motivated by the close collaboration with the management team.
  • You have integrity and empathy as well as excellent communication and facilitation competencies are key to succeed in the job.

Technologies & Frameworks:

  • Very good hands-on experience in PHP     
  • Experience in Laravel framework is a plus                                                        
  • Good experience in MySQL  
  • Good experience in HTML, CSS, JS  
  • Good experience in HTML5, CSS3                                  
  • Good experience in Unit test 
  • Good experience in MVC
  • Good experience in Design Patterns

What we offer:

  • You will have a unique opportunity to be part of a growing organization where you will work cross borders with highly experienced people, where we expected you to add your footprint.
  • We have built an organization work-life balance, to be integrated in the way we do business and in a company with a strong technical environment.
  • We will set high expectations for you, just as we do for our workplace, the work and ourselves.
  • CrossWorkers is one of the best when it comes to good working environment, work conditions, professionalism and personal development.
  • We work with a good scheme of benefits range:
    • Competitive salary.
    • Bus service.
    • Social & Medical insurances.
    • Good office environment and Technical equipment.
    • Keep up with new technologies through internal and external training.
    • We have an open and free Management style based on Scandinavian values and have a reputation of a strong and inspirational Technical environment. 

About CrossWorkers

We are a Danish owned IT Offshore company with many years of experience within IT and IT Offshore/Nearshore in several countries.

We work with customers in Europe and in the GCC area, where we have long relations to our customers.

Our office is located in 5th settlement, New Cairo and hold International standard.

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Our Offer

  • Competitive Salary

  • Bus Service

  • Social And Medical Insurances

  • Good Office Environment And Technical Equipment

  • Keep Up With New Technologies Through Internal And External Trainings

  • We Have An Open And Free Management Style Based On Scandinavian Values And Have A Reputation Of A Strong And Inspirational Technical Environment.

Workplace & Culture

You'll be in a daily communication with people from different nationalities and cultures, allowing you to have a one of a kind exposure, along with socializing and building relationships with like-minded coworkers.

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