Job Brief

DigitLab is a full-service social media and digital marketing agency grounded in creative, design, strategy, content, development, research, and engaging interaction. Based in Durban, we are looking for a dynamic individual who loves digital and wants to be a part of an amazing team!

As a Web Applications Developer, you will create user information solutions by developing, implementing, and maintaining Internet/intranet applications.


  • Defines site objectives by analysing user requirements; envisioning system features and functionality.
  • Recommends system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of custom development and purchase alternatives.
  • Integrates applications by designing database architecture and server scripting.
  • Completes applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.
  • Supports users by developing documentation and assistance tools.
  • Updates job knowledge by researching new internet/intranet technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities.
  • Enhances organisation reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Supports and develops web application developers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities.
  * These duties and responsibilities describe the general nature and level of work, but is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all activities, duties, and responsibilities that will be required of you.


  • Excellent writing, communication, and verbal skills
  • Experience with PHP, HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Software requirements
  • Software architecture
  • Software development fundamentals
  • Object-oriented design (OOD)
  • Software debugging
  • Technical leadership
  • Experience with Laravel or Symphony PHP Frameworks
  • Experience in WordPress development of themes and plugins
  • Experience with agile development workflows and patterns

Please Note

  • This is an office-based position in Gillitts (Durban).

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