Full Stack Engineer


CompareGuru (www.compareguru.co.za) is the first truly independent online platform in South Africa that sources and provides a comprehensive comparative service of product options, with a focus on financial services including banking and insurance, as well as mobile and broadband. Through regular and in-depth market research, CompareGuru provides side-by-side comparisons that help consumers make informed decisions.

Salary: R40 000 p/m


  • Working in a mostly LAMP environment
  • Be able to bridge the gap between front-end and back-end developers and technologies
  • Work with cutting-edge technologies, be flexible with what skills you use and learn, and will grow as an engineer

Required experience of:

  • PHP/Python/Node/Go, MySQL
  • CSS3, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery
  • MVC frameworks, Laravel experience a plus
  • Object Oriented Principles and Design Patterns
  • Git
  • Basic server administration (nginx, apache)
  • Creating and using RESTful services – API-driven development experience essential   

Pluses but not required:

  • Familiar with Themosis, WordPress and/or Laravel
  • Twitter Bootstrap
  • Other JavaScript frameworks

Based in beautiful Cape Town, CompareGuru is a fast-growing online company with endless opportunities.

Working at CompareGuru will be an intellectual challenge in a fast-paced environment. You’ll be given daily opportunities to showcase your skills and learn at the same time.

Please apply here.