PHP Developer

E-commerce company
Barcelona, Spain
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Ekaterina Bulanova
Must have skills:
Work arrangement:
Onsite only
Visa sponsorship:
Not provided
Company size:
201-500 employees

PHP Developer

E-commerce company
Barcelona, Spain


We are looking for PHP Developers for the largest and fastest growing marketplace to buy and sell locally. With over 100M downloads and hundreds of millions of listings to date, they've been named among the “Hottest Startups” by Wired and “Best Apps” by Google, and it’s the second fastest growing app in America since its 2015 launch. Based in New York and Barcelona offices, the company’s goal is to build the largest marketplace of its kind in the world. If you love creating great software, enjoy challenges and want to be a part of a quickly growing international project, this role is for you.
It's a company for people who want to do impactful work, surrounded by great people. Guys have a well-defined, mature culture — and they’re always making it better.
Your challenge:
  • Design and implement new features (both in existing and new micro services).
  • Improve systems’ performance and scalability.
  • Support the above with tests. Testing is included in our definition of done.
  • Deliver value to our users. Deploying is also included in our definition of done.
  • Triage, diagnose and solve problems in our services used by millions of users.
  • 5+ years developing in PHP.
  • Experience with high-traffic distributed systems.
  • Strong knowledge of best practices (SOLID is preferable).
  • Testing culture.
  • Have dealt with performance issues.
  • Experience with SQL.
  • Experience with caching systems.
  • Experience using GIT.
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies (we use Scrum and Kanban).
  • Excellent written, spoken and interpersonal communication skills. We work together as a team.
  • Proactivity in finding and solving problems in the product.
  • Don't fall in love with your code. It's loved to iterate and change things.
  • You care about both developing good quality software and delivering value to users as fast as possible.
  • Sense of humor.
 Nice to have:
  • Experience with search engines (Solr and ElasticSearch are used).
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience with Java or Scala.
  • Experience with systems administration (GNU/Linux).
  • Excellent trolling skills.
  • Generous benefits package
  • Competitive salary and stock options
  • Beautiful, new office along the beach in Barcelona
  • Robust relocation package
  • Massage therapy (Barcelona office)
  • Fully stocked kitchens
  • Team-building activities
  • Language and other courses

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