(Senior) Backend Engineer PHP

at Durstexpress GmbH (view profile)
Location Berlin, Germany
Date Posted February 19, 2020
Category European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
Germany - Residence Permit Visa Jobs
Job Type reactjs


Your Future

  • As a (Senior) Backend Engineer PHP, you are responsible for developing high-quality software in an agile/test-driven process
  • You will shape the development process and optimize it in collaboration with our UX department regarding performance and user experience
  • Developing ideas for new programs, products or features by monitoring industry developments and trends
  • You will be in charge of the architecture of our modular service-oriented system and share technical solutions and product ideas through design review, pair programming, code review and technology discussions
  • Participating in continuing education and training to remain current on best practices, learn new programming languages and better assist other team members
  • Optional: Taking the lead on projects, as needed as mentoring other team members


  • PHP7
  • Symfony, Laravel or other Frameworks
  • SQL and no-SQL DBs (SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Mongo, etc.)
  • Azure or other cloud platforms
  • BDD, DDD, Clean Code, Unit and integration testing
  • Git and GitFlow
  • Kubernetes experience is a plus
  • React, Vue
  • CMS Applications (Magento, Pimcore, Shopware, etc.)

Your Strengths

  • Several years of relevant work experience
  • Ability to think and design with an API first approach
  • You have excellent communication skills with strong analytical skills and a mindset to get things done
  • Ideally a degree in Computer Science, engineering or a similar subject
  • Knowledge of distributed and service-oriented architectures
  • Frontend/Mobile knowledge would be desirable

Our Promise

  • Be part of a innovative work environment and take Durstexpress to the next level
  • Crucial role in a highly motivated team
  • Flat hierarchy and high degree of autonomy
  • Open communication
  • Ergonomic workplace
  • Free drinks, of course 🙂

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