Senior PHP Developer (Laravel)

Job description

About Gapstars

Gapstars is a Netherlands and Sri Lanka based software development services provider for innovative tech companies. Today, we are home to 100+ techstars and innovative minds turning scalable software into performance products shaping the future. Our partners are highly ambitious tech companies that are looking to conquer their respective markets.

The Role

At Gapstars, our goal is to fuel growth for highly ambitious tech companies with world-class tech talent. If you are an experienced and ambitious Senior PHP Engineer with strong programming fundamentals and the ability to adopt new frameworks as needed we want to hear from you.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be expected to architect, develop and release user-facing features and ensure the quality of our product continues to serve the needs of our tens of millions of users.

Join top ambitious developers

We hire only top developers with a knack for clean code, a product-first mindset, and great communication skills. Our people love fulfilling their passion at Gapstars and the Great Place to Work Institute ranks us in the top 10. Want to join the team?

● Build quality features, rebuild features you touch that need to be refactored.
● Feed architectural decisions, tag the team along, have fun and be productive.
● Establish priorities, set objectives, and provide guidance and feedback where needed.
● Align with your colleagues of product, listen and make yourself heard.
● Help build an awesome team and get yourself and your team ready for international adventures.


Minimum Qualifications

● 5+ years of professional experience as a (PHP) back-end developer.
● Solid understanding of Git, CI /CD, MySQL, Laravel, AWS/Google Cloud, Kubernetes, Docker, Elastic.

● Experienced on both back- and front-end but with a definite passion for Back-end development.

Preferred Qualifications

● open-source contributions/projects on GitHub.
● Strong communication skills and experience in stakeholder management.
● Experience in (preferably international) marketplaces.
● Experience working in a scale or startup.