Job Overview

Backend Developer - PHP

Location: Zürich, Switzerland Salary: Negotiable
Type: Permanent Contact: Laura Cherry
Posted: 4 months ago

As a Senior Backend and Infrastructure Engineer, you will be a critical part of our highly skilled international software development team, and make a huge impact.

The client is growing and expanding fast, and are building out their software developers to further accelerate their growth.

What you will be doing

  • Work with the front-end team to create highly efficient back-end solutions for the B2C (eCommerce) website
  • Drive the direction and management of their cloud based infrastructure
  • Design and implement solutions in collaboration with operations, marketing, and other internal teams and partners
  • Use 3rd party APIs for everything including payment, shipping, warehouse management, and more
  • Use your creativity and experience to propose and build new solutions
  • Surround yourself with smart and motivated people in a high energy and fun startup environment

Required Qualifications & Skills

  • PHP
  • Git
  • Docker or other container technology experience
  • One of MySQL / PostgreSQL / Aurora
  • A love and a keen eye for high quality code
  • An irresistible urge to automate everything
  • An honest, pragmatic, and results-oriented mindset; comfortable giving and receiving open and honest feedback
  • Fluency in English is required
  • Permission to work in the country you are applying in

Bonus points for:

  • CI/CD pipelines (esp. Gitlab)
  • PHP frameworks such as Symfony and/or Laravel
  • Kubernetes or similar, microservices, cloud deployments (Amazon AWS), infrastructure scaling
  • Networking concepts, load balancers, firewalls
  • Comfortable with Linux, Unix, *BSD, or macOS
  • Test-driven Development
  • Working in a scrum team in an agile environment
  • German language skills are a plus

What they offer you

  • The freedom to decide: you will be shaping the visual identity.
  • The steepest learning curve of your life. There are no limits to your development with them, you alone determine how far up it goes
  • Responsibility from day 1
  • BYOD and flexible working hours
  • An international startup atmosphere with smart minds from which they are all constantly learning

To learn more please apply below or contact me directly

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