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Web Developer with PHP/Laravel, Angular - UNRWA

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Web Developer with PHP/Laravel, Angular - UNRWA

  • Posting Title: Consultant – Web Developer with PHP/Laravel, Angular, (Local)
  • Department/Office: United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA)
  • Duty Station: HQ Gaza
  • Posting Period: 14 February 2022 - 27 February 2022
  • Job Opening Number: 22-UNRWA - Information Management-174812-Consultant
  • Staffing Exercise N/A

Result of Service

UNRWA is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from both women and men.
UNRWA encourages applications from qualified women. Only those applicants shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. UNRWA is a non-smoking environment.

Work Location

Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, or West Bank

Expected duration

  • The duration of the consultancy is 6 to 11 months, extendable according to performance and availability of funds.
  • Remuneration for this consultancy will depend on fund availability and qualifications, and relevant experience as follows:
    • Cluster A: $1,300.
    • Cluster B: $1,500.
    • Cluster C: $1,600.
    • Cluster D: $1,800.
  • The incumbent can be in any of UNRWA fields of operations (Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, or West Bank).

Duties and Responsibilities


  • • Gathers complex system requirements by meeting with clients and researching existing technology to understand the business requirements and possible solutions for new applications.


  • • Develops/changes data input, files/database structures, data transformation, algorithms, and data output using appropriate computer language/tools to provide technical solutions for complex application development tasks.
  • • Documents code and associated processes by adhering to development methodologies, adding code comments and appropriate documentation to various knowledge-based system(s) to simplify code maintenance and improve support.
  • • Provides thought leadership in designing and developing innovative integrated solutions.
  • • Guide application design and development to more junior staff.


  • • Tests all changes using the appropriate complex test scenarios to ensure all delivered solutions work as expected and errors are handled in a meaningful way.
  • • Develops and maintains documentation by writing audience-appropriate materials as technical and/or end-user references.


  • • Implements changes by adhering to the change management policies and procedures for any given project to communicate to all parties the solution's nature, significance, and risk factors.
  • • Monitors changes and resolves complex problems by responding as they occur, reviewing all processing and output of the newly implemented solution, and proactively ensuring the solution works successfully to satisfy the customer requirements and provide a smooth transition to the new solution.
  • • Provides support by investigating and resolving complex issues to ensure prompt, effective service.
  • • Performs other duties as may be required.

Qualifications/special skills

Academic Qualifications:

  • A university degree from an accredited educational institution in information technology, information management, computer science, Computer Engineer, or other related disciplines;


  • Experience in web applications design and delivery for the public cross-culture audience as per the following:
    • Cluster A: A minimum of 1.5 years of experience.
    • Cluster B: A minimum of 4 years of experience.
    • Cluster C: A minimum of 5 years of experience.
    • Cluster D: A minimum of 7 years of experience.
  • Expert knowledge of PHP frameworks (Laravel)
  • Advanced knowledge of system design
  • Expert knowledge in developing and consuming RESTful services
  • Working knowledge of JS frameworks (Angular, Ionic).
  • Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Working knowledge of Material Design and responsive design
  • Working knowledge of Docker containers
  • Demonstrate success on PHP-based projects as a technical lead or senior individual contributor.


  • Good knowledge of Python/Django
  • Demonstrate experience with UI and UX principles, concepts, and techniques.
  • Experience participating in Agile projects.
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines implementation
  • Familiarity with Jira, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Jenkins, AWS, and Azure Cloud Services
  • Familiarity with Apache server configuration,


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal and collaborative skills.
  • Demonstrate initiative, dependability, and ability to work with little supervision.
  • Demonstrate personal integrity and the ability to professionally handle confidential matters and show an appropriate level of judgment and maturity.
  • Ability to deliver quality results.
  • Excellent in time management, organization, and attention to detail.
  • Exemplary customer service skills.
  • Demonstrable critical thinking and problem-solving.
  • Provide and implement independently high-quality, secure, and scalable solutions.
  • Thrive in an unstructured, fast-moving, and constantly evolving high-growth environment.
  • Ability to prioritize conflicting demands.
  • Execute assigned project tasks within the established schedule.
  • Work collaboratively in a geographically dispersed team environment.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Develop new skills and adapt to new technologies.


  • Fluent in spoken and written English.