Web Developer

Star Media Group

Based: Malaysia(Selangor)

Posted on 21 Jun 2018

Job Description

Job brief
We are looking for an outstanding Web Developer to be responsible for coding, maintenance and building innovative improvements on our web applications and architecture.
• Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices.
• Integrate data from various back-end services and databases.
• Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs.
• create and maintain software documentation and code comments.
• Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling web applications.
• Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities.
• Work with UX designers to match functionality with visual design intent.
• 1-3 years proven working experience in web programming.
• Strong development skills in PHP. Experience with Laravel is an added advantage.
• Strong knowledge of APIs and web services development (e.g. REST, JSON, XML, GraphQL, etc.).
• Strong knowledge of front-end development (HTML5/CSS/JavaScript).
• Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks/libraries (e.g. Node.js, Vue, AngularJS, Express, React, jQuery, etc.).
• Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (EC2, RDS, S3, API Gateway, CloudFront, Lambda, DynamoDB).
• Familiarity with Git (GitHub/Bitbucket/GitLab) and principles of Continuous Integration/Delivery.
• Familiarity with preparing test cases for automated testing systems.
• Adequate knowledge of relational database systems and SQL (MS SQL / MySQL).
• A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices.
• Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimisation principles.
• Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills.
• Strong organisational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets.
• Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.
• Degree in computer science or a related field.

Company Details

At The Star media group, integrated media is more than just communications. For us, it's about harnessing various touch points, so that our viewers, listeners, readers and stakeholders remain in touch, in focus and in tune with the world around them. Providing our audience with compelling content that is engaging, insightful and analytical. We help to shape society at large and are committed towards offering the best in integrated media solutions. The Star media group currently has entities in print, digital, radio, TV, events and training.