Senior Software Engineer - PHP

Job description

About Gapstars

Gapstars is the 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 Software 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?

Requirements

- 5+ years of experience in the relevant field.

- Extensive knowledge of PHP, MVC, OOP and MySQL

- Experience with the Symfony framework is a must

- Experience in writing (fast) REST API's

- Basic knowledge of javascript

- An understanding of system design, data structures, and algorithms.

- Experience with GIT

- Experience with setting up and maintaining unit/integration tests and writing testable code is a must.

- Experience with synchronizing data from different sources (e.g. product information from EPOS systems) is a plus

- Experience with CI/CD of multiple (hundreds) of websites via Jenkins / Kubernetes / containers (Docker) is a plus.


What we like:

- Willingness to learn new things and find solutions to problems of all kinds

- Open attitude: share suggestions and feel welcome to criticize each other

- Focus on achieving goals and deadlines