iScholar Sdn Bhd
Country : Malaysia
  • Full-time

Software Engineer

iScholar was founded as a one-stop online scholarship application platform that makes scholarship accessible to all students. At iScholar, we help to facilitate the communication, matching and awarding of scholarship programmes between deserving students and sponsors i.e. corporations, foundations, institutions and individuals.

We provide creative solution and personalized customer service to help our clients/sponsors to customize and simplify the scholarship management process right from outreach, submission of applications, verification, filtering, selection and awarding of scholarship programmes.


We are looking for a versatile, newly graduated or experienced full­ time Software Engineer specialising in PHP and web technologies. You need to be adventurous to explore technologies and continuously improves your skills in software engineering.

Our development team engineers, executes and implements modern software. We use Laravel as our backend framework, and VueJS as our front­end JavaScript framework of choice. We run Scrum for our products development, so we produce incremental products in a fast ­paced environment.

This is a software engineer position, so you'll be working with and improving on software engineering practices, which includes Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, code reviews and other bits and pieces that contribute to the craft of software engineering. You’ll be crafting, developing, testing, going live and maintaining software systems. You are passionate about understanding the business context for features built to drive better customer experience and adoption.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Comply with coding standards and technical design.
  • Believe in the systematic approach to developing the system through clear documentation (flowcharts, layouts, & etc) of functionality, address every use case through creative solutions.
  • Adapt structured coding styles for easy review, testing and maintainability of the code.
  • Integrate the developed functionality and/or component into a fully functional system.
  • Ensure unit and integration tests are in place and adheres to great code quality at all time.
  • Active participate in troubleshooting, debugging and updating current live system.
  • Work closely with the product owner, peer engineers and other stakeholders.


  • Positive, can ­do attitude.
  • Ability to work and deliver as both as a team and individually, independently.
  • Available for a full-time position.
  • Responsible and committed.
  • Engineering-minded and code for long-term maintainability.

Required Skills:

  • Understanding of OOP concepts.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in PHP, JavaScript and other programming languages.
  • Proficient in semantic HTML and CSS.
  • Working experience with Git or other distributed version control systems in a collaborative workflow.
  • Hands-on with SQL or NoSQL database.
  • Prior experience with developing web apps in PHP frameworks such as Laravel or others will be a plus.
  • Prior experience with developing web apps in JavaScript frameworks such as Vue.js or others will be a plus.
  • Knowledge of working with RESTful APIs will be a plus.
  • Prior experience with open-source projects will be a plus.
  • Prior experience with Amazon Web Services or Google Cloud Platform will be a plus.


3000 - 5000 MYR

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