Back End Web Developer
Are you ready to join a fast growing, ambitious brand consultancy that is changing the way The Malaysian government and Malaysian firms look at branding?

What’s it all about?

Fusionbrand is a fast growing Sarawakian owned multi cultural brand consultancy with offices in Kuching and Kuala Lumpur. We have an enviable reputation for doing exceptional work.

As we continue to grow, we’re looking for a self motivated, energetic, ambitious, hardworking, competitive back end developer/designer who is prepared to take risks and push his or her personal creative envelope while helping our clients deliver value through digital.

This is a rare opportunity to be an appreciated part of an open, dynamic and multicultural team that consistently challenges branding convention.

The successful applicant will be able to build compelling interfaces using the latest web trends and all available tools to augment the user experience.

The successful applicant will join a multicultural team and learn about branding today and what it takes to build a brand in a small, flat borderless world.

About you

You eat, sleep and breathe digital platforms. You have a strong entrepreneurial spirit and are self motivated. You are confident, honest, passionate, dynamic, ambitious, driven yet empathetic. You know that robust digital platforms require collaboration and confidence and you are collaborative and confident enough to work with a multicultural team in a unique environment.

You are a great communicator but an even better listener. It’ll also be an advantage if you can speak Malay and/or Mandarin as well as English.

Responsibilities include:
  • Brainstorm and collaborate with team members on concept development.
  • Be able to test new functionality.
  • Work closely with the management team when pitching for business.
  • Work closely with prospects to clarify goals.
  • Work closely with graphic designers and content creators.
  • Upgrade sites by updating content and graphics; monitoring performance and results; identifying and evaluating improvement options; introducing new technology; maintaining links.
  • Protect sites by researching, recommending and installing security precautions.
  • Pro-actively seek out and recommend new concepts to improve content and performance.
Our ideal teammate has:
  • 3 – 5 years related experience in web design.
  • 3 – 5 years experience with Adobe.
  • Ecommerce knowledge/experience will be beneficial.
  • Creative and forward thinker.
  • Able to brainstorm effectively and provide multiple problem solving solutions.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Ability to stay on task whilst working autonomously.
  • Able to handle constructive feedback and criticism.
  • Hard working, motivated, and reliable and prepared to work late when required.
  • Positive and professional demeanor with strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A very competitive salary of RM3,000 – RM6,0000 depending on experience and qualifications.
  • We’ll also help you update your job knowledge by allowing you to participate in educational opportunities; subscribe to professional publications; grow personal networks; join and participate in professional organisations.
  • Candidate must possess at least a Diploma in IT or Science computer or equivalent however self taught developers with experience will be considered.
  • Ecommerce experience.
  • Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography & limitations of the web.
  • Familiar with front-end technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, API, HTML5, bootstrap, and CSS3.
  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance {{Depending on specific projects}}.
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system.
  • Management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes.
  • Data migration, transformation, and scripting.
  • Setup and administration of backups.
  • Outputting data in different formats.
  • Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes.
  • Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests.
  • Proficient knowledge of a back-end programming language {{Depending on the specific case, a developer should have the knowledge of one or more of PHP, MySQL, JavaScript etc.}}.
  • Knowledge of how to utilize CMS Systems such as WordPress, Joomla & e-Commerce Platform.
  • Understanding of “session management” in a distributed server environment.
  • Ability to review current systems & make recommendations.
  • Presenting ideas for system improvements, including cost proposals.
  • Working closely with analysts, designers and strategy team.
  • Producing detailed specifications and writing the programme codes.
  • Testing the product in controlled, real situations before going live.
  • Preparation of training manuals for users.
  • Maintaining the systems once they are up and running.
  • Proficiency in ADOBE CC such as Dreamweaver, Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator will be an advantage.
  • SEO and SEM knowledge and ability to optimise client websites to attract & engage visitors a distinct advantage.
  • Knowledge & understanding of Google AdWords, Yahoo, Bing and Facebook integration also an advantage.

If you are chomping at the bit at the prospect of working with us, please apply online here.