We are a tiny startup with big dreams – to change the Nigerian film industry through streaming every single movie produced through our site Lumoe.com. We have already made in-roads with this but like all things that become great we need a little help. In return we are offering a summer you’ll never forget in one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world and you will be working in Lagos and Kano, experiencing the best the two cities have to offer.
We are looking for a well-rounded PHP engineer. You need to be able to think like a user, be passionate about coding and excited to build and iterate features that impact the internet usage of users. You will work with our small team developing a number of web sites we currently run and also a few new sites we’re working on.
Implement and iterate on new and existing features
Contribute to product design and implementation discussions
Profile / optimize code and queries for performance
Work closely with team members to build and scale back-end services
Experience working on a high volume website
Fluency in PHP 5
MySQL with performance tuning and scalability
Strong understanding of Object Oriented Programming
Expertise with MVC methodologies
e-commerce, credit card authorizations, and billing feature experience would be a plus
jQuery or Prototype also a plus
Computer Science, Code Ninjas of all stripes welcome
$1000 for 2 month stint. All expenses paid including accomodation.Includes an allowance of two weeks for travel and tourism.
Though this is a temporary position, it can also count as an extended interview for both of us and there will be the option of staying longer.
We would love to talk more about this so if you’re interested, email us your resume and some code samples to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you prefer to talk instead, call either Mohammed Isma on +2348035943803 (email@example.com) or Nabil Hanga on +2348039214010 (firstname.lastname@example.org)