Graphic Designer and PHP/Web Applications Developer Jobs vacancies in Abuja

Various Positions: Graphic Designer and PHP/Web Applications Developer in Abuja

Novateur Nigeria is a Technology, Media, and Business development consultancy based in Abuja, Nigeria. Our mission is to be Africa’s No.1 Service Brand based on innovation in the services and
products we provide.

Our Services cut across three core departments predominantly geared towards helping small, medium sized businesses, enterprises, institutions, and governments, succeed.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Graphic Designer

  • Create visually pleasing media content for both print and web applications. Media content includes logos, banners, booklets, animations, short films/videos etc. Media content not exhaustive.
  • Ability to work with video content is a plus. Occasional photographic requirement. Core design skill requirements included in specification.

Job Specifications

  • Design and manage print and web publications such as Media Guides, Brochures, Logo, etc.
  • Assist in the planning and execution of various marketing campaigns
  • Manage multiple projects from concept to finish while meeting the high expectations of our clients
  • Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, etc.)
  • Solid understanding of Pre-press concepts and file preparation, particularly large, multi-page documents
  • Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Ability to thrive within a fast-paced, agency-style environment
  • Ability to handle changing priorities and multiple projects simultaneously
  • A Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in a related field and at least 2 years of work experience
  • Work directly with clients during the design process
  • Supply initial proofs and revised designs in a timely manner
  • Demonstrate a deep commitment to the overall success of Summit and its clients
  • Provide constructive input during team meetings and planning sessions
  • Excellent understanding of design principles

Skills Required (Check Specification)
Candidates for consideration MUST:

  • Display creativity and innovation.
  • Be willing to Work on a number of projects at any one time of all scales independently or as part of a team
  • Have ability to work to clear defined milestones within a project and of strict time constraints
  • Complete company reporting requirements; timesheets, job logs, Etc.
  • Be Familiar with PC and MAC OS
  • Have basic IT skill and understanding of current media and technology trends.
  • Be willing to learn everyday.
  • Be willing to perform other functions aside their core specific tasks
  • Exhibit leadership skills and work with little to no supervision.

Job Title: PHP/Web Applications Developer

  • Develop web applications, applications for mobile devices, & custom IT Solutions.
  • Proficiency in Web technologies, iOS, and database development.

Purpose of Job

  • Our PHP & web application developers work within our Technology division. Developers work on-site, or off-site (at various clients locations) based on business requirements.

Job Details

  • We require experienced PHP developers, web application developers, and mobile application developers.
  • Within this role You’ll have the chance to code freely whether you’re working on E-commerce websites, mobile apps or CMS systems.
  • Working with us provides you with the chance to remain creative in your coding, using a different approach for each of your dynamic workflows.
  • You’ll be required to have experience developing both Front & Back End systems.
  • This opportunity is open to those who have a few years in the industry or someone who has a dense PHP background; however proven experience is essential either through a portfolio or links to various coding accounts.

Technical Requirements
Domain knowledge as well as general IT Support knowledge are essential. An ideal fit for the position would be capable of working on multiple projects, displaying core technical know-how and competence in the design of object oriented applications using:

  • PHP,
  • SQL,
  • HTML & CSS,
  • JavaScript,
  • Frameworks – MVC, Laravel, Symfony, CakePHP, jQuery, AngularJS, Ruby on Rails frameworks.
  • Experience working with Resful API Architecture is added advantage.
  • WordPress development.
  • E-commerce Systems & Payment Integration.
  • Basic Skills Benchmark:
    • PHP & SQL – Experience with JavaScript and jQuery.
    • Ability to work in a quick paced environment, delivering on time.
    • Experience with AJAX applications.
    • Ability to create icons, media content, and working with Photoshop or similar applications.
    • Strong bug-testing and documentation experience.

Portfolio Requirement:

  • Yes – All applications must be submitted with working links to existing portfolio, or sent in a compressed folder.

What you get

  • In return You’ll have the chance to grow within a creative industry and the freedom to develop your ideas.
  • Opportunities to work on various projects in a relaxed environment.
  • Grow core business development skills.
  • You will be responsible for creating and developing innovative solutions and ideas to help the growth of businesses.
  • This is the perfect opportunity for an ambitious developer to join a fast growing company earning a competitive salary.
  • There will be opportunities for progression to higher levels of development as the company expands and progresses.
  • A great opportunity to further your existing skillset.

Start date

1st June, 2016.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s & Portfolio to:

Application Deadline  17th May, 2016.