22nd November 2017
Back-end developer (Kuala Lumpur)

At Poet Farmer we care about the end-user and the goals of our clients. You won’t just push features, or make things for the sake of it. We do things differently, we always do things with a purpose. Are you passionate about back-end development and user centric design? Then it is not all about what you can do today, but what you can do in 6 months. Read on, and apply!

Skillset, at an ambition level

  • 3 years of relevant working experience
  • Experience with the latest development trends, and continues to be eager to learn
Skillful in PHP, MySQL or any other Query languages.
  • Able to build web applications from scratch using languages listed above and with any other tools, for e.g. JAVA(script), C++, Python etc.
  • Develop with Laravel, WordPress and whatever great open-source platform you want to work with.
  • REST API development and integration.
  • Familiar in using version controlling system like GIT / Mercurial
Familiar in setting up servers, e.g. Linux running on VPS, Lamp stack on linux.
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Able think critically, anticipate any issues with the applications/system while working on projects.
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Able to design database structure
Able to work independently and in team setting environment.
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You are comfortable to express your vision, and communicate in English

 

Personal traits

We trust you write the cleanest, best commented and well working code, but there should be more in your work life than your field of expertise, how about these?

  • Writing skills, for documenting your work.
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Front-end development, for when the front-end guys are stuck.
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DevOps and cloud deployment, because your code is only as good as the server it runs on.

We’re looking for someone who is smart and gets things done, with additional skills that broaden the team in unexpected ways.

Your job

On paper we are an international agency, but we are also very much a start-up. You won’t join a team, but you will make the team and have real influence in shaping on how we do things, and what we work on. Expect a productive environment, as much responsibility and freedom you can handle, and some truly interesting projects.

Send your CV to [email protected], along with your portfolio.
Links to your GitHub, Stack Overflow, Twitter and LinkedIn profiles, any other references is greatly appreciated as well.