Sr. Back-end Engineer (PHP)*
|Our client is part of a global Internet and entertainment group. In Portugal, they have in Lisbon their own tech hub creating classified products for the globe: many countries in Europe, Asia, Latam, etc.
In Portugal, the company is the second Portuguese website with the most visits, every day! Their team is also responsible for other major Internet Portals in Portugal.
Due to their international growth, they are looking for a Senior Back-end Engineer for their Global Tech Hub from Lisbon, Portugal.
The company has a clear ambition - to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped them build one of the world's leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person.
If you've got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to their purpose, then they would love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?
Why our client?
The group's company is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets.
The company connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web. Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.9 billion monthly visits, 37 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month.
Our 3000+ committed employees are making a difference from our 25 offices across the globe.
What responsibilities will you have?
Develop and improve components of the web apps across the globe
Along with the rest of the team build and scale a development model and culture
Contribute to architecture, tools, standards and practices for their engineering organization
Contribute to scaling the platform to the next level of modularity & shareability
Ensure code quality and maintainability
What will you need to be successful in this role?
Advanced knowledge of PHP and experience with different frameworks (4+ years)
Strong know-how in object orientation (OO), domain driven design (DDD) and standard design patterns
Experience with agile development practices (Kanban, Scrum, TDD)
Passion for beautiful, test-driven code and an eye for simplicity and pragmatism
Extensive experience with relational databases, such as MySQL or others
Knowledge in NoSQL technologies like Riak, Redis, Solr, ElasticSearch
Familiar with RESTful APIs (design and consume)
Knowledge on design of Unit tests approaches (PHPUnit or other)
Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery pipelines
Experience with version tools such as GIT or Git-flow approach
Be able to communicate in English (oral and written)
Good team player, however also be able to work independently
What can you expect from them and what do they offer?
Unique opportunity to become a part of an international team of top engineers learning from one another and contributing to the global success
Working with and impacting all Classifieds websites in Europe and around the world
Great place to learn and develop within fast growing, global classifieds leader which opens further career opportunities
Fun and informal environment where getting stuff done and enjoying the ride is far more important than rules and hierarchies
They offer a fixed salary plus other benefits like health insurance, company self-service, food supply, bonus system for good performance, and others
Assistance during the entire process through Legal and Relocation vendors (documentation, trips and hotels, bringing luggage and so on)
Mobility program provided in collaboration with a relocation company - there will be a pre-move visit for the candidate (and family if it is the case) so that he/she can get to know the office, the team members, the city and the potential living neighborhoods
At the moment of move, there will be provided a temporary accommodation between 30 to 60 days and the candidate will be sustained in finding a permanent one
A Relocation Bonus will be offered to the candidate and will be paid in the first month, along with one trip per year for him/her and their family, this also paid by the company
Inspired and interested in the job?
Build on each other!
If you value/identify yourself with autonomy, innovation and their corporate values, apply for this job they need you!